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Originally from Evansville, Indiana, Lauren McAdams Selden is currently an Associate Professor of Art Metal at Stephen F. Austin State University (SFASU) in Nacogdoches, Texas. After six years at SFASU, Lauren has received honorable awards including the Teaching Excellence Award for outstanding teaching from the College of Fine Arts, and was named the Bright Ideas Spotlight Exhibitor for outstanding research representing the College of Fine Arts. Exhibition accomplishments include a solo exhibition at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft in Houston, Texas and honorable mention in the juried exhibition, Craft Forms in Wayne, Pennsylvania. Selden’s outdoor sculptures are currently on exhibition at the Abilene, Texas Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition and the St. Joseph, Missouri Sculpture Walk.  Selden was recently selected to take part in a University-sponsored research project in Salvador, Bahia (Brazil) during the summer of 2014 where she created a sculpture as part the artists’ workshop for the 3rd Bienal da Bahia.