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Darryl J Lauster

[Darryl James Lauster]

Professor, Art and Art History
Last Updated: October 28, 2021
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Research Interests

Research Interests
American history and contemporary culture
Haudenosaunee cultural and heritage
Microhistories of the American colonies

Teaching Interests

Teaching Interests
Bronze Casting/Foundry practice
Intermedia art
Contemporary Art Theory
First Generation American Feminist Art of the 1970's

Biography

Biography

A New York native and 2010 recipient of the Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant for Painters and Sculptors, Darryl Lauster is an Intermedia artist and writer. He has exhibited in numerous museums across the nation, as well as internationally in Berlin, Paris, London and Rutten. His work can be found in the permanent collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, McNeese State University and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

His writing has been published by Gulf Coast Magazine, Art Lies Magazine, East by Northeast, The Conversation, the CAA Art Journal Open and his first novel, Rites of Passage, was published by Creators Publishing in 2017.

His work investigates the American past and present, and hinges on the tensions between the truth and fiction as it informs our understanding of history.

Education

Education

    • 1998 MFA in Studio Art and Painting
      University of Houston System
    • 1995 BFA in Painting and Printmaking
      San Diego State University

Licensure and Certifications

Licensure and Certifications

    • 2017 CPR/AED Certification, Red Cross

Memberships

    • Nov 2019 to Present Sculpture Guild
      full member
      Highly selective, acclaimed sculptors organization founded in 1937 whose former members include Louise Nevelson (1954), Louise Bourgeois (1955), David Smith (1940).
    • 2012 to Present International Sculpture Center
      member
      The International Sculpture Center (ISC) is a member-supported, nonprofit organization founded in 1960 to champion the creation and understanding of sculpture and its unique, vital contribution to society
    • June 2010 to Present Ganondagan State Historic Site
      member
      To honor and promote Haudenosaunee history and culture and to strengthen traditions through inspirational and transformational programming and other activities at Ganondagan with special emphasis on: 1. Encouraging respect and understanding between Native Americans and non-native Americans. 2. Collaborating with NYS, Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) and the local community to support and develop Ganondagan State Historic Site. 3. Extending values to the public that are alternatives to the popular culture. 4. Developing Native American youth and educating them in the wisdom of their elders. 5. Collaborating with other indigenous people of the world as well as with diverse religious and ethnic communities to promote the common values of peace, cooperation and respect for each other and the natural world.
    • 2000 to Present College Art Association
      member
      CAA, as the preeminent international leadership organization in the visual arts, promotes these arts and their understanding through advocacy, intellectual engagement, and a commitment to the diversity of practices and practitioners.

Awards and Honors

    •  2014 Cultural Research Grant sponsored by Netherland-America Foundation, New York
    •  2014 Moss Chumley Award for Outstanding North Texas Artist sponsored by Meadows Museum, Southern Methodist University (SMU)
    •  2014 Regents Outstanding Teaching Award sponsored by University of Texas Board of Regents
    •  2013 President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching sponsored by UT Arlington
    •  2012 Outstanding Teaching Award, College of Liberal Arts sponsored by COLA
    •  2010 Excellence in Teaching Award, sponsored by Department of Art and Art History
    •  2010 Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant for Painters and Sculptors sponsored by Joan Mitchell Foundation
    •  2009 Alicia Wilkerson Smotherman Faculty Award sponsored by COLA

News Articles

News Articles

    • Aug 2019 Sirius XM
      Radio interview with Pete Dominick, "Stand Up With Pete Dominick" show.
    • May 2016 Arlington Today
      Magazine for current events, entertainment, perspectives and lifestyle for Arlington, Texas.
    • May 2015 City of Arlington Government Website
      City American Dream Promotion: Beyond what is highly visible in Arlington is the backbone of the city: Top notch education where students can go from pre-K to Ph. D.; it possesses valued work opportunities and economic vitality; it maintains an award winning parks system; and, it offers quality, diverse neighborhoods where the housing dollar stretches further than most cities. Arlington is… Alive with the American Dream.

Other Activities

Other Activities

      • Facilitated area retreat, kept minutes and agenda. (Arlington)
        Cinematic Arts Retreat
      • May 2017
        I curated the solo exhibition by New York artist Huisi He, shown in the Gallery at UT Arlington from September 5 to October 7, 2017, at the invitation of gallery director Benito Huerta. (Arlington, TX)
        Gallery at UTArlington

Support & Funding

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • June 2010 to May 2011 Iah Teske Iahre sponsored by  -  $5224
      Darryl Lauster (Funded)

Publications

Presentations

    • May  2018
      Lauster, DarrylJames (Presenter), "She:kon", College for Creative Studies, Detroit Michigan. (May 15, 2018).
    • April  2015
      Lauster, DarrylJames (Panelist), Pomara, John (Panelist), Lapthisophon, Stephen (Panelist), Schoepp, Cam (Panelist), , "Temporary Collectives", Dallas Art Fair, Dallas, TX. (April 7, 2015).
    • May  2014
      Lauster, DarrylJames (Presenter), "Tie Your Anger to the Sun", id11, Rutten, The Netherlands. (May 27, 2014).
    • August  2013
      Lauster, DarrylJames (Moderator), Cook, Rachel (Panelist), Thompson-Schumate, Anthony (Presenter), Gibbons, Jeff (Discussant), Ginsberg, Justin (Discussant), , "Travel + Technology in Performance Art", Dallas Museum of Art, Performance SW, Dallas, TX. (August 15, 2013).
    • May  2013
      Lauster, DarrylJames (Panelist), Lapthisophon, Stephen (Moderator), Rawlings, Michelle (Panelist), Richards, Ryder (Panelist), Smith, Cauleen (Panelist), "Backstory", McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas, TX. (May 3, 2013).
    • November  2011
      Lauster, DarrylJames, "Making History", University of North Texas Design Core, Denton, TX. (November 16, 2011).
    • November  2010
      Lauster, DarrylJames (Author & Presenter), "Iah Teske Iahre", University of British Columbia , Vancouver, CA. (November 8, 2010).
    • October  2010
      Lauster, DarrylJames (Presenter), "Making History", Emporia State University, Emporia, KS. (October , 2010).
    • April  2010
      Lauster, DarrylJames (Presenter), "Sundays With Andy", Fort Worth Modern Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX. (April 20, 2010).
    • February  2010
      Lauster, DarrylJames (Presenter), Kjellman-Chapin, Monica (Chair), Lyons, Beauvais (Presenter), LaFarge, Antoinette (Presenter), Smith, Cindy (Panelist), "Making History", College Art Association, Chicago, IL. (February 12, 2010).
    • August  2009
      Lauster, DarrylJames (Author & Presenter), "Choices", UT Arlington, UT Arlington. (August 21, 2009).

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Amy Stephens, (Art and Art History)
    • 2020
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Alexandra Feeney,
    • 2020
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Phillip King, (Art and Art History)
    • June 2020
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Tania Hajali,
    • May 2020
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Addison Ginsberg, (Art and Art History)
    • 2019
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Ben Wagley,
    • May 2019
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Charlyn Reynolds, (Art and Art History)
    • May 2019
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Marcela Reyes, (Art and Art History)

Courses

      • ART 5000-001 SUPERVISED TEACHING STUDIO ART
        (Course Id: 111049)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4353-001 FOUNDRY
        (Course Id: 104017)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5341-001 RESEARCH IN SCULPTURE
        (Course Id: 110985)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5340-006 RESEARCH IN STUDIO INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5000-001 SUPERVISED TEACHING STUDIO ART
        (Course Id: 111049)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5391-001 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104055)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2020
      • ART 4391-002 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104041)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5641-001 RESEARCH IN SCULPTURE
        (Course Id: 110997)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5340-002 RESEARCH IN STUDIO INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5000-001 SUPERVISED TEACHING STUDIO ART
        (Course Id: 111049)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5341-001 RESEARCH IN SCULPTURE
        (Course Id: 110985)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ART 4392-005 SPECIAL STUDIES
        (Topic: FOUNDRY | Course Id: 104042)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5000-001 SUPERVISED TEACHING STUDIO ART
        (Course Id: 111049)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4391-004 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104041)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019
      • ART 4373-001 ADV 3D STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104036)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4391-007 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104041)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ART 5697-003 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111501)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ART 5340-001 RESEARCH IN STUDIO INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4391-005 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104041)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ART 5397-005 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111007)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ART 5341-001 RESEARCH IN SCULPTURE
        (Course Id: 110985)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ART 5340-001 RESEARCH IN STUDIO INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4392-005 SPECIAL STUDIES
        (Topic: FOUNDRY | Course Id: 104042)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4373-001 ADV 3D STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104036)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4391-002 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104041)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ART 5697-003 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111501)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ART 5641-001 RESEARCH IN SCULPTURE
        (Course Id: 110997)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ART 5340-001 RESEARCH IN STUDIO INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5640-001 RESEARCH IN STUDIO INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110996)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ART 4391-004 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104041)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5397-005 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111007)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ART 5341-001 RESEARCH IN SCULPTURE
        (Course Id: 110985)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ART 5340-001 RESEARCH IN STUDIO INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5640-001 RESEARCH IN STUDIO INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110996)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ART 4392-005 SPECIAL STUDIES
        (Topic: FOUNDRY | Course Id: 104042)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4373-001 ADV 3D STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104036)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5697-001 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111501)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ART 5340-002 RESEARCH IN STUDIO INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5640-002 RESEARCH IN STUDIO INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110996)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ART 5397-003 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111007)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ART 5340-001 RESEARCH IN STUDIO INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4392-005 SPECIAL STUDIES
        (Topic: FOUNDRY | Course Id: 104042)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5697-003 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111501)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ART 5340-002 RESEARCH IN STUDIO INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5640-001 RESEARCH IN STUDIO INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110996)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ART 4373-001 ADV 3D STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104036)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5397-001 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111007)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ART 5340-001 RESEARCH IN STUDIO INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5640-002 RESEARCH IN STUDIO INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110996)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ART 4392-007 SPECIAL STUDIES
        (Topic: Foundry | Course Id: 104042)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5391-001 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104055)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • ART 4373-001 ADV 3D STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104036)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5340-002 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5640-002 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110996)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ART 4373-001 ADV 3D STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104036)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4391-005 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104041)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ART 5391-001 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104055)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ART 5340-002 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4391-004 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104041)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • ART 5391-001 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104055)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • ART 4373-001 ADV 3D STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104036)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5697-005 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111501)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ART 5340-001 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5341-001 RESEARCH IN SCULPTURE
        (Course Id: 110985)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ART 3341-001 SCULPTURE
        (Course Id: 103942)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4373-001 ADV 3D STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104036)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5397-004 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111007)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ART 5340-002 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ART 5640-001 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110996)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ART 3341-001 SCULPTURE
        (Course Id: 103942)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5391-001 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104055)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • ART 5697-002 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111501)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ART 5340-002 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4373-001 ADV 3D STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104036)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5391-002 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104055)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ART 5397-004 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111007)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ART 5340-001 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5640-001 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110996)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ART 5391-002 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104055)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ART 5397-004 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111007)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ART 5697-004 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111501)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ART 5340-001 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5640-001 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110996)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4373-001 ADV 3D STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104036)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5391-006 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104055)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ART 5340-001 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ART 5640-001 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110996)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus
      • ART 3341-001 SCULPTURE
        (Course Id: 103942)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4373-001 ADV 3D STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104036)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5397-005 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111007)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ART 5697-005 MASTER OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION
        (Course Id: 111501)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ART 5340-001 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5640-001 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110996)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ART 1306-002 THREE-DIMENSIONAL DESIGN
        (Course Id: 103877)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4373-001 ADV 3D STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104036)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5340-001 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010 Download Syllabus
      • ART 4391-004 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104041)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2010
      • ART 5391-001 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104055)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2010
      • ART 4373-001 ADV 3D STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104036)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5340-001 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ART 5330-001 CRIT PERSPEC VIS ARTS & COMM
        (Course Id: 104054)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009 Download Syllabus
      • ART 5340-001 RESEARCH IN INTERMEDIA
        (Course Id: 110984)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • ART 4392-001 SPECIAL STUDIES
        (Topic: Intermedia 3D Advanced | Course Id: 104042)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009 Download Syllabus
      • ART 1306-002 THREE-DIMENSIONAL DESIGN
        (Course Id: 103877)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009

Service to the University

    • Sept 2020 to  Present Committee Member
      Land Acknowledgement Task Force
      Working on three phase plan to adopt a university-wide land acknowledgement statement, historical plaque and native garden/commemorative site on campus.
    • May 2020 to  Present Committee Member
      Academic and Course Planning Task Force Sub Group: Modality Task Force
      Define instructional modalities for implementation across UTA during COVID pandemic. Collect and populate departmental modalities for office of registrar

    • Sept 2019 to  Present Committee Member
      Chair's Advisory Council
      Advise and update chair on area issues
    • Aug 2019 to  Present Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
      The Graduate Studies Committee is responsible for graduate curriculum initiatives, NASAD compliance, official student communications and policy initiatives.
    • Sept 2018 to  Present Committee Chair
      Area Committee on Tenure and Promotion
      Organize all meetings with tenure candidates. Ensure DM and HOP compliance. Hold committee votes. Write committee narratives.
    • Jan 2012 to  Aug 2019 Committee Member
      Foundations Committee
      Promote, create and maintain Foundations program.
    • Aug 2010 to  Aug 2019 Faculty Advisor
      MACHINE
      Faculty advisor for graduate student group
    • Jan 2019 to  May 2019 Committee Member
      COE Budget Committee
      Advisory committee to Provost Lim
    • Jan 2019 to  Apr 2019 Task Force Member
      CoLA Budget Task Force
      Working committee tasked with reviewing budget and recommending effective strategies of expediture
    • Aug 2017 to  Aug 2018 University Senate Service
      Faculty Senate
      Art department representative to faculty senate
    • Jan 2017 to  Aug 2018 Committee Chair
      College Committee on Tenure and Promotion
      Reviewing tenure and promotion dossiers for COLA
    • Jan 2018 to  May 2018 Committee Chair
      Glass Faculty Search Committee
      Reviewed applicant pool for tenure track position in department.
    • Aug 2017 to  May 2018 Committee Member
      Area Committee on Tenure and Promotion
      Review tenure and promotion dossiers for departmental candidates
    • Aug 2017 to  May 2018 Committee Member
      Operating Procedures Committee, Faculty Senate Sub-Committee
      Reviewing university operating procedures related to faculty
    • Jan 2016 to  Apr 2016 Committee Member
      COLA Teaching Awards Committee
      Reviewed award dossiers for COLA faculty
    • Jan 2012 to  May 2015 Committee Member
      Chair's Advisory Committee
      Advise chair in leadership agenda
    • Oct 2014 to  Jan 2015 Session Chair
      UTA Chancellor's Council Executive Winter Meeting
      I was requested by President Karbhari to moderate a panel on the creative arts at UTA.
    • Aug 2013 to  Dec 2013 Committee Member
      Chair Review Committee
      Conducted performance review of Chairman Robert Hower.
    • Jan 2013 to  Dec 2013 Committee Chair
      Graduate Studies Committee
      Create and maintain policy for M.F.A program
    • Jan 2013 to  Dec 2013 Committee Chair
      Student Grievance Committee
      Reviewed and advised action for student grievances within department
    • Feb 2013 to  Apr 2013 Videographer
      Native American Student Association
      Created a promotional video for annual Powwow
    • Jan 2012 to  Dec 2012 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
      Create and maintain policy for M.F.A. program
    • Aug 2011 to  May 2012 Committee Member
      Advisory Board, Gallery 76102 UTA Fort Worth
      Programming art and cultural events at annex gallery space.
    • Feb 2012 to  Apr 2012 Grant Proposal Reviewer, Internal
      Annual Celebration of Excellence by Students
      Reviewed abstracts for ACES competition
    • Jan 2011 to  Apr 2011 Committee Member
      Art Education Faculty Search Committee
      Reviewed applicant pool for tenure track position in art department

Service to the Profession

    • Aug 2019 to  May 2020
      Committee Member (Austin, TX, USA)
      Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
      Review Learning Objectives for entry level studio arts courses taught throughout Texas colleges and universities
    • June 2019 to  July 2019
      External Reviewer for Tenure Candidate (Denton, TX, US)
      University of North Texas
    • June 2018 to  Sept 2018
      External Reviewer for Tenure Candidate (Clear Lake, TX, USA)
      University of Houston Clear Lake
      Review research dossier for candidate for appointment to tenure.
    • Sept 2015 to  May 2018
      Program Mentor, Low Residency M.F.A. (Chicago, IL, USA)
      School of the Art Institute Chicago
      Mentor graduate student living in North Texas
    • Sept 2013 to  June 2015
      Artist Mentor, Low Residency M.F.A. (Burlington, VT, USA)
      Vermont College of Fine Arts
      Mentor graduate students living in North Texas

Service to the Community

Service to the Community

    • Aug 2013 to  Present
      Member (ARLINGTON, TX, USA)
      UTA Native American Student Association
      Advisory and service role when needed
    • Sept 2013 to  Mar 2018
      Committee Member (Arlington, TX, USA)
      City of Arlington Public Art Council
      Advise and select work for public display on public grounds
    • Aug 2012 to  Feb 2018
      Program Coordinator (Dallas, TX, USA)
      Temporary Collectives
      Maintain website and communications for inter-collegiate graduate art project.
    • June 2012 to  Nov 2013
      Videographer (Victor, NY, USA)
      Ganondagan State Historic Site, home of the Seneca Nation
      Created promotional and educational videos for Haudenosaunee nations.
    • Jan 2010 to  Jan 2012
      Board Member (Houston, TX, USA)
      Mildred's Umbrella Theater Company
      Advise staff
    • Mar 2010 to  May 2010
      Juror (Dallas, TX, USA)
      Henderson Art Project
      Juried entrants to the Henderson art Project outdoor sculpture competition
    • Mar 2009 to  Apr 2009
      Juror (Dallas, TX, USA)
      Dallas Visual Art Guild
      Juried entrants into the Young American Talent Competition at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts.

Live Performances

Live Performances

  • 2021
    • Aug 2021
      National
      Affirmation
      MOTORLosAngeles, Los Angeles, CA, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Aug 2021
      National
      No Vacancy
      1155 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Aug 2021
      National
      Play/Ground
      The Handley Room, Buffalo , NY, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Apr 2021
      National
      Make America What America Must Become
      Contemporary Art Center New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
  • 2020
    • May 2020
      International
      Letters For Others
      Online exhibition, Averill Park, NY, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
  • 2019
    • Dec 2019
      National
      On The Tip Of My Tongue
      Carnation Contemporary, Portland, OR, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Nov 2019
      National
      New Bennington Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition
      Bennington College, Bennington, VT, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Oct 2019
      International
      Exploring Aspects of War In and Through the Visual Arts
      Northern Illinois University Art Gallery, De Kalb, IL, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Oct 2019
      Regional
      Cherry Valley Sculpture Trail
      Cherry Valley Museum and Historical Association, Cherry Valley, NY, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Sept 2019
      National
      Ocala Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition
      Tuscawilla Park, Ocala, FL, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • May 2019
      Local
      First Amendment Machine
      Cliff Gallery, Dallas, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
  • 2018
    • Oct 2018
      International
      SculptureNow 2018
      The Mount, Lenox, MA, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Oct 2018
      National
      Union
      Devin Borden Gallery, Houston, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • June 2018
      National
      For the Time Being
      Vermont Carving Studio and Sculpture Center, West Rutland, VT, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Mar 2018
      National
      Trace
      Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Mar 2018
      International
      Shhh...
      Arts + Literature Lab, Madison, WI, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
  • 2017
    • Oct 2017
      International
      Samuel Gray Society
      Rhizome, New York, NY, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • May 2017
      National
      Less The Remainder
      Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Apr 2017
      National
      Guns Violence and Justice
      National Metal Museum, Memphis, TN, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Apr 2017
      International
      Declaration
      Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
  • 2016
    • June 2016
      International
      Discorporate Bodies
      The Unstitute, Tarragona, Spain
    • Mar 2016
      International
      When I See the Black Hills I Will Remember You
      Insistut Superieur Des Arts, Toulouse, France
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Jan 2016
      National
      Context
      Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles, MO, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
  • 2015
    • Nov 2015
      International
      Declaration
      Itinerant Performance Art Festival, New York, NY, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Nov 2015
      Regional
      Glory is the Language of the Poet
      Blaffer Museum of Art, Houston, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Oct 2015
      National
      Jacobins
      Dallas, TX, United States
    • Jan 2015
      Local
      Co/Action
      500X Art Gallery, Dallas, TX, United States
  • 2014
    • Dec 2014
      National
      Ought Not No One
      Devin Borden Gallery, Houston, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Oct 2014
      International
      Art Prize 2014
      Calder Plaza, Grand Rapids, MI, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • May 2014
      International
      db14
      500 Singleton, Dallas, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Apr 2014
      National
      A Magpie and a Rainbow
      Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas , TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Mar 2014
      National
      Sculpture Key West
      Fort Martello Historic Site, Key West, FL, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Feb 2014
      National
      Utopia/Dystopia
      Urban Center for Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, MI, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Jan 2014
      International
      Berlin Becher Triennial
      Berlin Glas , Berlin, Germany
      Darryl James Lauster
  • 2013
    • Aug 2013
      International
      Spane: Screening of Performance Art in the Natural Environment
      Artscape Gibraltar Point, Toronto, Canada
      Darryl James Lauster
    • July 2013
      National
      Here and Now
      Louise Wells Cameron Museum of American Art, Wilmington, NC, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • June 2013
      National
      We The People
      Byrdcliffe Art Colony, Woodstock, NY, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
  • 2012
    • Oct 2012
      International
      Agency of Unrealized Projects
      Daadgalerie, Berlin, Germany
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Sept 2012
      National
      Crafting Lives
      Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • July 2012
      National
      Gallery Without Walls
      Millenium Plaza Park, Lake Oswego, OR, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • July 2012
      International
      God Bless America
      Echo Art Fair, Buffalo, NY, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • May 2012
      National
      Table Top
      Devin Borden Gallery, Houston, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Mar 2012
      National
      Of Thee I Sing
      Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Jan 2012
      National
      Beyond Useful
      Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
  • 2011
    • Dec 2011
      State
      Book Report
      Bank of America Center, Houston, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Nov 2011
      National
      Timelines
      Devin Borden Gallery, Houston, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • June 2011
      National
      Chronicle
      Thompson Art Gallery, Weston, MA, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Mar 2011
      State
      We The People
      Minisink Heritage Museum, Westtown, NY, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
  • 2010
    • Sept 2010
      International
      Art at the X
      Xavier University Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Aug 2010
      National
      We The People
      Wassaic Art Project, Wassaic, NY, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • June 2010
      International
      Ucross: 27 years of Visual Art Residencies
      Nicolaysen Art Museum, Casper, WY, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
  • 2009
    • Dec 2009
      State
      Anxiety
      Pump Art Projects, Austin, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Apr 2009
      State
      Darryl Lauster/Rimer Cardillo
      Gallery at UT Arlington, Arlington, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Apr 2009
      National
      Americana
      Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
  • 2008
    • Nov 2008
      International
      Making History
      Devin Borden/Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, TX, United States
      Darryl James Lauster
    • Aug 2008
      International
      Golden Rain
      Eigeroya Lighthouse, Egersund, Norway

Other Creative Activities

Other Creative Activities

    • Sculpture
      • Vestige
        My work was acquired for the public art collection of the city of Leander, TX and will be installed in Lakewood Park., City of Leander Public Art
        https://www.leandertx.gov/pac
        [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      • May 2013
        "Reach"
        This sculpture symbolizes the University’s bold commitment to research, science, and the arts., UT Arlington
        https://www.uta.edu/news/releases/2013/01/lauster-sculpture.php
        [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      • Jan 2011
        "Reliquary to Mt. Pleasant"
        Reliquary for Mount Pleasant is a desk and bookcase inspired by a Philadelphia desk and bookcase, 1745-55 (1997-67-3) in the museum's collection. , Philadelphia Museum of Art
        https://www.philamuseum.org/collections/permanent/315514.html
        [Non-refereed/non-juried]