College of Arts and Sciences

Deborah Faye Lawrence, MFA

  • Deborah Faye Lawrence, MFA
    MFA, Painting
    Adjunct Faculty
    Phone: 206-398-4995
    Building/Room: JEFF 401

    View my artwork HERE


    Deborah Faye Lawrence, MFA teaches in Seattle University’s Arts Leadership MFA Program. A longtime arts educator and artist who uses satire to look beneath the surface, Lawrence has taught courses for the University of Washington, Path With Art, Lesley University, UCLA Arts Extension, Seattle Public Schools, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle Children’s Museum, Exceptional Children’s Foundation, and many other venues. As a socially engaged artist she has received funding from The Creative Capital Foundation, The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, The Puffin Foundation, Artist Trust/Washington State Arts Council, WESTAF/NEA, Seattle Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs, The Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, and The California Arts Council, and others. Her artwork has been widely exhibited, and reviewed in Art in America, Sculpture Magazine, Artweek, Art Papers Magazine, Rolling Stone, Time Magazine, The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, L.A. Weekly, The Stranger, and Seattle Times, et al. A native of California, she has lived with her husband in Seattle since 1993.