Laura Bell graduated from Douglass College, Rutgers University, where she studied with Robert Watts and Ka Kwong Hui. At Goddard College, in Vermont, she did graduate work with Anne Tabachnick. Her work has been exhibited in New York City, Provincetown, New Haven, Chicago, Philadelphia, Berlin, and elsewhere. She has been an artist-in-residence at the Millay Colony for the Arts and is a recipient of an Artists Space Grant. In addition to her paintings and mixed-media work, her ongoing collaborative collage project, "The Corpses," with poet Ian Ganassi, can be viewed at thecorpses.com. Laura lives and has her studio in the Bronx.