Lauren Levato Coyne

Lauren Levato Coyne is an American artist and writer based in Detroit. Lauren’s drawings and mixed media works have appeared on more than a dozen book and journal covers. She earned her MFA in painting from Cranbrook Academy of Art and her degrees in writing and women’s studies from Purdue University and in political journalism from Georgetown University. She has taught and lectured at The Field Museum of Natural History, The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Georgia State University and The School of the Art Institute of Chicago among others. Find her on instagram @laurenlevatocoyne or online at

articles by this author

Natalie Wadlington’s Backyards at Louis Buhl & Co.

Object, Monster, Omen: An Interview with Lauren Fensterstock on Her Installation at The Renwick

Considering Epidemiology, Temporal Agency & Changing Landscapes: Dorota and Steve Coy; Adrian Wong at Wasserman Projects