Laurie McMurray is a current student in her senior year at Buffalo State College. She has taken on the role of President within the Visual Arts Board, a student ran, USG recognized, organization within the university. With a BA in Media Study from the University at Buffalo Laurie has embraced the evolution and versatility of being an artist. Graphic Design has become a way for Laurie to communicate her understanding of the world and to help others make sense of it all. In her work Laurie has developed a sincere use of juxtaposition involving materials, textures and imagery to expose a reaction and moment of contemplation in her audience.