Laura Cloud is an Associate Professor and coordinator of the sculpture program at Michigan State University. She received her MFA from Rhode Island School of Design, and her BFA from the Hartford Art School. Laura’s multi-media installations have been exhibited internationally and nationally. Exhibitions include: actuel’art/lagalerie in Paris; the Museu Historico de Santa Catarina in Florianopolis, Brazil; the Liu Hai Su Art Museum in Shanghai, the Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art in Chicago and the Sidney Yates Gallery in the Chicago Culture Center. In 2016 she was an artist in residence at Green Olive Arts in Tetouan, Morocco. In 2015 she was invited to speak about her work at the 6th Annual International Conference on the Visual and Performing Arts in Athens, Greece. In addition to SOHO20, Cloud is a member of ARC Gallery, Chicago.