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Cambridge, MA 02139
www.mlougee.com
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Solo Exhibitions

Two Person Exhibitions

Group Exhibitions

Awards

  • 2021

  • 2000

    • Blanche E. Colman Award, for the pursuit of creative work and study
  • 1998

    • Kinnicutt Award, Travel grant for study in Israel
  • 1997

    • Prize for Sculpture, Worcester Biennial, Worcester MA
  • 1996

Press

Education

Teaching Experience

  • 2014 to Present

    • Adjunct Professor Lesley University, Cambridge MA

      Courses: Drawing by Stitch + Thread, Principles of Perceptual Sculpture, Figure Drawing, 3D Concepts, Intro to Sculpture

  • 2007

  • 2000

    • Teaching Associate of Art, Boston University School of Fine Arts

      Courses: Ceramics I and Ceramics II

Lectures and Related Experience

  • 2021

    • Waste Not, Want Not, Artist talk with Samantha Fields and Charlotte Milan co-sponsored by the Arlington Commission for Arts and Culture, the Arlington Public Library, Sustainable Arlington, Zero Waste Arlington, and the Boston Sculptors Gallery
  • 2019

    • Visiting Artist, MassArt Flexible Structures class, Society for Arts and Crafts, Boston MA
    • City Animals, Chandler Gallery at Maud Morgan Arts, Cambridge MA

      Co-curator with Julie Croston

    • ArtTechPsyche, Harvard University, Cambridge MA

      Presentor

    • Interconnected, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem MA

      Demonstrator in week-long residency format

    • Interactions of Space Sculpture Workshop, deCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln MA

      Working with the artist, make a freestanding or hanging sculpture that focuses on the interaction of spaces. Using wire, bamboo, fiber, and other components, explore positive and negative space, the relationship of lines to interior space, implied mass and planes, repetition, wrapping, movement, and rhythm.

  • 2016

    • Art from Reclaimed Objects: Jessica Straus and Michelle Lougee, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

      A demonstration and discussion

    • Guest Jurist Junior Studio, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge MA
  • 2014

    • RISCA 3-D Fellowship Panelist, Providence RI
    • Blinded by Science, Moderated Artist Discussion, Krikorian Gallery, Worcester MA
  • 2013

    • Visiting Artist Program, Art Institute of Boston, Boston MA

      Slide presentation and guest critic

  • 2012

    • Panel discussion, The Sculpture Center, Cleveland OH
  • 2009

    • Artist as Activist presentation, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem MA
  • 2006

    • Visiting Artist Slide Presentation, Massachusetts College of Art
  • 2004-2009

    • Visiting Artist, Framingham Public Schools, Framingham MA