Strawberry Gazettes - Vol 1 (pdf)

Strawberry Gazette #1 - February 2010

Strawberry Gazette #2 - March 2010

Strawberry Gazette #3 - April 2010

Strawberry Gazette #4 - June 2010

Strawberry Gazette #5 - August 2010

Strawberry Gazette #6 - November 2010

Strawberry Gazette #7 - January 2011


Strawberry Bulletins - Vol 1 (pdf)

Strawberry Bulletin v1 #1 - March 2011

Strawberry Bulletin v1 #2 - April 2011

Strawberry Bulletin v1 #3 - May 2011

Strawberry Bulletin v1 #4 - July 2011

Strawberry Bulletin v1 #5 - September 2011

Strawberry Bulletin v1 #6 - November 2011

Strawberry Bulletin v1 #7 - December 2011


Strawberry Bulletins - Vol 2 (pdf)

Strawberry Bulletin v2 #1 - March 2012

Strawberry Bulletin v2 #2 - May 2012

Strawberry Bulletin v2 #3 - July 2012

Strawberry Bulletin v2 #4 - October 2012

Strawberry Bulletin v2 #5 - March 2013


Strawberry Bullets - Vol 1 (pdf)

Strawberry Bullet v1 #1 - March 2014

Strawberry Bullet v1 #2 - July 2014

Strawberry Bullet v1 #3 - November 2014


Strawberry Bullets - Vol 2  (pdf)

Strawberry Bullet v2 #1 - March 2015

Strawberry Bullet v2 #2 - July 2015

Strawberry Bullet v2 #3 - November 2015


Strawberry Bullet - Vol 3 (pdf)

Strawberry Bullet v3 #1 - March 2016

Strawberry Bullet v3 #2 - July 2016

Strawberry Bullet v3 #3 - October 2016

Strawberry Bullet v3 #4 - November 2016


Strawberry Bullet - Vol 4 (pdf)

Strawberry Bullet v4 #1 - March 2017


  • On Saturday April 22, 2017 the Los Angeles State Historic Park reopened after being closed for three years—The Optics Divison Team of the Metabolic Studio documented this occassion and made contermporary images with historic transparencies from the body of work Not A Cornfield. Please check back here in the coming weeks to learn when the prints will be on display at the Metabolic Studio.


  • Two Optics Division prints [Hoosick: The Beyone Place 1 and Hoosick: The Beyond Place 2] have been commissioned by MASS MoCA and will be unveiled at their newly renovated building opening May 28, 2017. These images will be on view until 2019. For more information, click here

  • Register Now for the 2017 Art + Environment Conference Thursday, October 19 through Saturday, October 21, 2017. Join Lauren and other artists at the symposium as they discuss the Greater West. 

  • The Woman's Building has posted their list of fellows and events for the Animating the Archive fellowship which is the second phase of the Special Projects in Archiving the Woman's Building. Check the link out here.

  • Lauren will be participating in Contemporary Art and Sustainable Development Workshop on May 19 in Washington DC as a part of the Mary Miss and CALL/City a Living Laboratory. For more information to register please click here.

  • Reimagine Everything Print workshop Thursday nights from 5-9 pm (until further notice) for anyone who would like to come silkscreen a shirt or paint a poster or protest image. Please RSVP to and let us know which Thursday you would like to come to. Our kitchen will be open for potluck sharing and live music will be played by the Metabolic Studio Sonic Division. Suggested donations appreciated in the form of used clothing for people to print on—and or some food and drink to share with whomever shows up to print that night.

  • Sonic Division weekly public listening at Metabolic Studio Thursday evenings from 6-9 pm. 
    Our kitchen will be open for potluck sharing and suggested donations appreciated in the form of food and drink to share.

  • Friday Happy Hours at the Gertrude Stein Salon—now open for visitors on Main Street in Lone Pine on Fridays with tea from 6:00-8:00 pm. The Salon is open for groups, meetings, visits by appointment by calling 800-571-0745.

  • For a limited time, watch the One Hundred Mules Walking the Los Angeles Aqueduct (Artist Cut, 2015) at this link.
    Review our News Archive to see where this film has screened in the last year as well as the awards it has received.


  • View the Optics Division Collection Here.