Robin Lasser is a Professor of Art at San Jose´ State University. She produces photographs, videos, site-specific installations, and public art dealing with environmental issues and social justice. Lasser often works in a collaborative mode with other artists, writers, students, public agencies, community organizations, and international coalitions to produce public art and promote public dialogue. Lasser is a 2019 Eureka Fellow, award by the Fleishhacker Foundation.
Lasser exhibits her work nationally and internationally. Recent exhibitions include installations at museums such as: Asian Art Museum in San Francisco, CA; San Jos. Museum of Art, CA; National Gallery of Modern Art, Bangalore, India; the Museum of Goa, India; Exploratorium Observatory Gallery in San Francisco, CA; Kohler Museum of Art, Sheboygan, Wisconsin; Metenkov House—Museum of Photography in Yekaterinburg, Russia; Recoleta Cultural Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina; and The Caixa Cultural in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.
Lasser also participates in international biennials such as ZERO1: Global Festival of Art on the Edge in San Jose, California; Nuit Blanche Toronto, Canada; and the Pingyao International Photography Festival, China. Earlier national and international exhibitions include: Aronson Galleries–Parsons School of Design in New York City; Wave Hill Glyndor Gallery in the Bronx, New York City; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA; De Young Museum in San Francisco, CA; Osaka World Trade Center Museum in Japan; and the Academy of Film in Prague, Czech Republic.
Lasser is currently the US project lead and participating artist in a cross-cultural art exchanges between Russia, Iran, India, Japan, and the U.S.
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