Laine was born in 1981 in Birmingham, Alabama, and grew up in the Pacific Northwest. She studied drawing at PNCA in Portland Oregon, and earned her BFA while attending Pratt Institute in both Brooklyn New York and Lucca Italy. She currently lives in Northern California.
Laine works in a wide variety of media including oil painting, watercolor, drawing, collage, scroll painting, artists books & animation, fabric & quilting, life study, sculpture, storytelling & children's literature. Her work has been shown in group and solo exhibitions in San Francisco, Costa Rica, New York, Santa Fe, and Sonoma — more recently at Gallery Lulo, SFAC, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Jules Maeght Gallery, and Fouladi Projects.
Born 1981, Birmingham Alabama, currently lives in Northern California
2003 BFA, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn New York/ Lucca Italy
1998 Drawing, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland Oregon
2018 Gallery Lulo, Healdsburg, CA, Animal Animal Animal!
2018 Gallery Lulo, Healdsburg, CA, Unraveling Alexanders Band
2015 Fouladi Projects, San Francisco, CA, At Mount Meru
2015 The Slaughterhouse, Healdsburg, CA, The Battle of Mara
2015 Jeff Alan Gard Gallery, San Francisco, CA, Mise-en-scenes
2013 Perdita Productions, Geyserville, CA, Out Come the Divs!
2012 Sonoma Academy, Santa Rosa, CA, Children's Literature
2010 Peyton Wright Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, New Paintings
Selected Group Exhibitions
2017 Sonoma Valley Museum, Sonoma, CA, Pairings
2017 SFAC, San Francisco, CA, Not Alone: Exploring Bonds Between and with Members of the Armed Forces
2016 Jules Maeght Gallery, Into the Woods
2016 Fouladi Projects, San Francisco, CA, Sunny
2015 Berkeley Arts Center, Berkely, CA, Here!
2011 Sonoma County Museum, Santa Rosa, CA, Tramaine De Senna, Laine Justice & Andrew Sofie
2006 Hang Art, San Francisco, CA, Wish
Press / Bibliography
2018 Luxe San Francisco May / June
2017 Hyperallergic Feb
2017 Sonoma Magazine Dec
2016 San Francisco Chronicle Aug
2016 SFGate Jan
2015 San Francisco Magazine Oct
2015 Hoodline Oct
2011 Petals and Bones
2010 New American Paintings Studio Visit v 10
2010 The Bohemian, Jan
2017 Chalk Hill Residency Invitee
2011 Visitor, AICAD's NY Studio DUMBO, Brooklyn, New York
2010 Community Foundation Sonoma Emerging Artist
2001 Gelman Travel and Study Grant for Art and Design Award
2000 Buckley Endowed Grant for Scholastic Achievement