Lauren Pakradooni holds an MFA in Printmaking from Rhode Island School of Design and a BA from Hampshire College. She is currently a Visiting Assistant Professor of Art at Ursinus College, teaching drawing and sculpture. Her work has been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions internationally at a variety of venues. She has been awarded fellowships and residencies by the Virginia Commonwealth University Qatar, The Wassaic Project, Women’s Studio Workshop, Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, AS220, and The University of Texas at Austin. She is the co-founder of Pressure Club, a print publishing studio and gallery in Philadelphia, PA. Pakradooni performs records and performs music under the moniker Tether.