Lisa RobinsonAssociate Professorat East Carolina University
LBR Bio 220207
Lisa Beth Robinson is Somnambulist Tango Press, making artists books, fine art, chapbooks, and broadsides. Media include handmade paper, letterpress printing, linoleum carving, and fused glass.
Her ongoing collaboration with sculptor Kristin Thielking examines ocean health/conservation, wave science, and shipwrecks as a reflection of the human condition. She is interested in the interconnectedness of things, particularly with regard to the environment. Robinson, an associate professor at East Carolina University in Greenville NC, is a member of the Catching a Wave collective. Additionally, Robinson’s research presents Colony Collapse Disorder as the metaphor for global sociopolitical acts
Recently, her work has been purchased by institutions such as Emory University and the New York Public Library and exhibited at Science Gallery Dublin (Ireland), the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (GA), and she recently presented internationally with Thielking and the CaW Collective at the Glass Art Society conference (FL), the Art in the Anthropocene conference (Dublin, Ireland), and the Ocean Science Meeting (Hawai'I, online).