Through accumulation and juxtaposition Voss explores urban as well as psychological landscapes. She has exhibited installations, performances, sculptures and drawings in the United Sates and abroad. Her multi media installations have been included in such nationally recognized exhibitions as Urban Evidence: Contemporary Artists Reveal Cleveland or international exhibitions such as The Ninth International Shoebox Exhibition, University of Hawaii, Honolulu. She has been the recipient of numerous commissions, grants and residencies, including several grants from the Ohio Arts Council and Myers School of Art. Examples of artist-in-residence awards are FCCA Prague, the Czech Republic and the Headlands Center for the Arts.
Laila Voss has also completed several public art projects including Hyacinth Park Gardens in Slavic Village. In addition, she recently installed a private outdoor sculpture commission Garden Noir, Jardin du Jour, in Cleveland.
Voss is a SPACES Board Member and teaches art the Myers School of art, University of Akron.
previous Brandt Gallery exhibits:
Making It, May 1995