Master of FIne Arts, (Studio Art) Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, California
Bachelor of Fine Arts, (Art and Design) Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Michigan


Liz Nurenberg (b. 1978) is a Los Angeles based artist. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Grand Valley State University (2003) and a Master of Fine Arts from Claremont Graduate University (2010.) Liz is an Associate Professor in the Foundation department at Otis College of Art and Design. She is a member of Tiger Strikes Asteroid Los Angeles. Liz was awarded a fellowship to Ox-Bow School of Art and Artist Residency, a Helen B. Dooley Fellowship at Claremont Graduate University, and received a California Community Foundation Emerging Artist Grant. She has exhibited her work nationally and internationally at such venues as the Holter Museum (Helena, Montana), Pasadena Armory Center for the Arts (Pasadena, CA), Elephant Art Space (Los Angeles, CA), HilbertRaum Gallery (Berlin, Germany), and the Torrance Art Museum.

Liz Nurenberg's Work
Over the Shoulder Boulder, 2019
Foam, fabric, speakers, sound collage
32 x 18 x 20 inches
Liz Nurenberg's Work
Touchy Feely, 2021
Foam, velvet
6 x 8 x 3 inches
Liz Nurenberg's Work
Cloud Bench, 2022
Plywood, foam, and Vinyl
24 x 18 x 44 inches
Liz Nurenberg's Work
Handshake Sleeve, 2021
Plastic, velvet, and elastic
5 x 5 x 2.5 inches
Liz Nurenberg's Work
Diagram, 2019
Ink on Paper
10 inches x11 inches
Liz Nurenberg's Work
Embrace 1, 2022
Foam and Vinyl
28 x 18 x 22 inches


Liz Nurenberg's Picture


  • 2014, California Community Foundation Fellowship Award: Emerging Artist Grant
  • 2010, Helen B. Dooley Fellowship, Claremont Graduate University
  • 2002, Ox-Bow School of Art and Artist Residency Fellowship

Professional Accomplishments/Exhibitions:  

The Holter Museum, Pasadena Armory Center for the Arts, Coachella Valley Art Center, Cerritos College, The ARTicle Gallery, Birmingham City University, Frank M. Doyle Pavilion, Orange Coast College, Track 16 Bergamot Station, South Western Michigan College


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