Laurie Doctor is a painter, teacher and calligrapher whose work is incollections in the United States and Europe, including recent works in thepermanent collection of the Berlin art museum, Akademie der Künste. Herwork is based on language, image and contemplative practice.

She offers workshops and lectures internationally, as well as practicingtraditional performance art, native to Asian calligraphy, for NaropaUniversity, where she taught for twenty years.