August 2016          Sustainable Practices Symposium
                              The Visitors Center, Ewen, Michigan


​​2016                        Diane Duvigneaud Senior Art Award, North Central College

2016                        Nomination for Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award,

                                International Sculpture Center, North Central College 

2016                        Sigma Delta Pi, Spanish National Honor Society, North Central College

2012-2016               Studio Art Scholarship, North Central College

2012-2016               Honors Scholarship, North Central College

2012-2016               Dean's List, North Central College


April 2014-May 2016      Anatomy of the Vessel: North Central College Undergrad Honors Thesis

​                                       Advising Instructor: Professor Christine Rabenold, Studio Art

March-June 2016             Teaching Assistant for Ceramics 1, North Central College

                                       Advising Instructor: Professor Christine Rabenold, Studio Art

January-March 2016        Independent Study Research, North Central College

                                       Advising Instructor: Dr. Lindsay Shannon, Art History

January-May 2017           Art Gallery Assistant at Galleria 360 Contemporary Art Gallery, Florence, Italy

                                      Internship at Contemporary Art Gallery, Via il Prato 11r Firenze, Italy 50122

October 2017- Present   Curator and Art Gallery Assistant, Gallery 23, Edinburgh, Scotland 

​                                      Internship at Gallery 23, 23 Atholl Crescent, EH3 8HQ Edinburgh, Scotland 


Research Conferences

​​May 2016               19th Annual Rall Symposium for Undergraduate Research 

                              North Central College, Naperville, Illinois

April 2016              National Conference for Undergraduate Research

                              University of North Carolina Asheville, Asheville, North Carolina

May 2015               18th Annual Rall Symposium for Undergraduate Research 

                              North Central College, Naperville, Illinois



Selected Experiences


2017-2018              The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland

                               MSc Modern and Contemporary Art: History, Curating and Criticism

                               EU Volleyball Club Women’s 1 Team 

2012-2016              North Central College, Naperville, Illinois

                               BA in Studio Art and Art History, Cum Laude, Minor in Spanish, Concentration in Global Studies and Sculpture

Lauren​ N Denler

July 2016                 Arts Sanctuary: “Earth, Environment, and Everyone”
                               Wicker Park Lutheran Church, Chicago, Illinois

May 2016                Artéculture

​                               Pop Up Art Space, West Chicago, Illinois

May 2016                FOUNDations

                               Meiley-Swallow Hall and Oesterle Library, Naperville, Illinois

April 2016              Anatomy of the Vessel

                               Meiley-Swallow Hall, Naperville, Illinois

February 2016        Paramount Theater Exhibition

                               Aurora, Illinois

March 2015            The Anatomy of Emotion

​                               Meiley-Swallow Hall, Naperville, Illinois

March 2014            Rock and Roll Art Show

​                               The Flower of Life Art Gallery, Lockport, Illinois 

February 2014        Paramount Theater Exhibition

                               Aurora, Illinois

November 2014      Juried Student Art Exhibition

                               Meiley-Swallow Hall, Naperville, Illinois 

February 2013        Paramount Theater Exhibition

                               Aurora, Illinois