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Lara Allen

Lecturer Intensive English; SCPS Lecturer; Visiting Instructor


Lara Allen is the Academic Coordinator of the Intensive English Program and a Visiting Lecturer in the Humanities and Media Studies department. She is an interdisciplinary artist with roots in experimental music. Exhibitions, performance venues and collections include Brooklyn Museum, NY; Café Korb, Vienna, Austria; Museo de Bellas Artes, Havana, Cuba; SFMOMA, CA; Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH; Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH; Galerija Miroslav Kraljevic, Zagreb, Croatia; The Queens Museum, NY; Track 16, Santa Monica, CA; MagnanMetz, NYC, NY; Yale University, New Haven, CT; Deitch Projects, NYC, NY; City Hall, San Francisco, CA; Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA; Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA; Pro Arts, Oakland, CA; Stephan Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA; and Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia, PA; grants and awards include Manhattan Cultural Council SwingSpace, Brooklyn Arts Council Grant, Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, Abby Mural Fellowship and Embassy CES National Teaching and Learning Award.

MFA Yale University School of Art, Painting & Printmaking;
CELTA University of Cambridge;
BFA San Francisco Art Institute, Interdisciplinary