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Laurie Doctor lives in Louisville, Kentucky where she works as a painter, writer and calligrapher.

She teaches classes in Europe, Canada, New Zealand and the United States;
including annual presentations at Naropa University in Boulder, Colorado.  

“Making art is propelled by a kind of hunger. It is a walk toward the horizon – a horizon that everyone sees but no one can reach.
There is an urgency to keep walking toward it, in spite of all the evidence of its intangibility.
There is a paradox in aiming for something we cannot achieve– for example, I want to saturate my paintings with sound.
I want to make paintings that have notes. I want them to be like a song you cannot quite remember, but when you hear it, feel like you have always known it...Read More


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Laurie Doctor Studios    tel 502.292.2148   Louisville, KY


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