Crystalle Lacouture is an artist based in Boston and North Adams, MA. She received her BFA in Painting/Printmaking from Skidmore College in 2000, where she received the Pamela Weidenman Award for Excellence in Printmaking. While living in NYC, Crystalle was a longtime assistant to activist artists Nancy Spero and Leon Golub and a printmaker and Resident Key Holder at the Lower East Side Printshop. She has attended residencies at Surf Point Foundation, Vermont Studio Center, the Vanguard Mastheads, the Contemporary Artist Center, and Room 83 Spring. Her work is in the collections of Fidelity, the Hammond Museum, and Skidmore College. In addition to her full-time studio practice and other curatorial projects Crystalle is a curator at Tourists, a hotel near Mass MoCA in North Adams, MA. She exhibits her work throughout New England and New York.
A New DevotionalTwo-Person by Crystalle Lacouture and Kevin Umaña 7 Jan - 6 Feb 2022Boston-based Crystalle Lacouture and Kansas City-based Kevin Umaña maintain artistic practices that are rooted in abstraction, color, and memory. The exhibition features a series of Lacouture’s MAMA paintings: gouache and colored pencil works that are part of a diaristic practice. Umaña presents ceramic paintings akin to tablets that record memory...Read more