Lauren A. McQuistion is an artist and designer who graduated from the University of Virginia School of Architecture with a Bachelor of Science in Architecture and a Minor in Architectural History in 2011. She has worked professionally in the field of architecture since graduating and has also independently continued to develop her artistic practice.  Her drawings and mixed media paintings are an extension of her interest in architectural design and investigate space making through the study of abstraction, layering, and materials. 

    Competition submissions and personal works have been featured on Arch Daily, Architizer, Archinect, Bustler, and in exhibitions held by the 2nd Street Gallery in Charlottesville, Virginia. 

    She is currently pursuing her Masters in Architecture at UC Berkeley’s College of Environmental Design.