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artist , educator

Pat Lasch, American artist, educator. Recipient Yaddo, 1978, 80, 94, 98, Rome prize, 1982-1983, Lilly fellowship, 1993-1994, National Education Association-Master Control Console fellowship, 1995-1996; grantee: C.A.P.S., 1980, National Education Association, 1980-1981, New York State Council for the Arts, 1984-1985, Ariana Foundation, 1987-1988, Pollock-Krasner, 1987-1988.


Lasch, Pat was born on November 20, 1944 in New York City. Daughter of Fred and Helen Veronica Lasch.


Bachelor, Queens College, 1970. FAAR, American Academy in Rome, 1983. Master of Fine Arts, Georgia State University, Atlanta, 1990.


Member foundation faculty, Parsons School of Design, New York City, 1979-1988;assistant professor, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, 1988-1989;associate professor, U. Massachusetts, Amherst, 1990-1997;professor, U. Massachusetts, Amherst, since 1997.


  • Other Work

    • Artist: solo exhibits include “Artist in Residence” Gallery Gallery, New York City, 1973, 77, 79, 80, 94, Zabrskie Gallery, New York City, 1975, Galleriet, Lund, Sweden, 1980, Galerie Ahlner, Stockholm, 1980, Kathryn Markel Gallery, New York City, 1981, 84, 85, Albright Knox Gallery, Members' Gallery, Buffalo, 1977-1984, Thomas Segal Gallery, Boston, 1988, Sculpture Center, New York City, 1993, Herter Gallery, University Massachusetts, Amherst, 1993. Group shows inclde Institute Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, Street Scenes, 1981, Malmo (Sweden) Konsthall, Food, 1984, San Francisco International Airport, The Right Foot Show, 1987, Thomas Segal Gallery, The Raw and the Cooked, Boston, The New Museum, New York City, Bad Girls, 1994. Special exhibition The Museum of Modern Art (50th Anniversary), Homage 1929-1979.

      Represented in permanent collections Metropolitan Museum Art, New York City, Museum Modern Art, New York City, National Academy Design, New York City, Woman's Museum, Washington, Oberlin Museum, Queen's College.


Fellow Society of Fellows American Academy in Rome. Member National Academy Design (life).


1 child, Melinda.

Fred Lasch

Helen Veronica Lasch

Melinda Lasch