Carly Lake


      Carly Lake is a visual artist and art educator from Los Angeles, CA. She loves to create concept driven illustrations for books and print. Her art practice also incorporates ceramic sculpture, fiber art, zines, and social practice. In all forms, her work seeks to inspire awareness, tell stories, and give the viewer a space to indulge their imagination. Lake teaches art to children at Creative World Art Center in Arcadia, CA.

B.F.A Illustration, Minor in Native American Culture
Cal State University, Long Beach

Beach Magazine, Quest Magazine, Illustoria Magazine, Revive ProCare, CSU Office of the Chancellor, Grand Scheme Productions, Creative Brain Training, and The Animal Museum.



2018          Center, (Two-Person Exhibition with Diego Irigoyen), The Gallery at the Downtown Center, Pomona, CA
2017          Post-It Show 13, (Group Exhibition), Giant Robot 2, Los Angeles, CA
2017          Imagine II, (Group Exhibition), The Da Center for Arts, Pomona, CA
2017          Of the Earth, (Group Exhibition), Apero Gallery, Fullerton, CA
2016          Closer, (Two-Person Exhibition with May Ta), Dennis W. Dutzi Gallery, Long Beach, CA
2016          Pangaea: BFA Senior Show, (Group Exhibition), CSULB galleries, Long Beach, CA
2016          Insights, (Group Exhibition), University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
2015          Insights, (Group Exhibition), University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
2015          Vessels, (Group Exhibition), The Downtown Gallery, Pomona, CA

2016, Provost Purchase Award, Insights.
2015, Provost Purchase Award, Insights.

Mural Supervisor, The Korean Resource Center  [Buena Park, CA] , 2018
Collage Making Workshop, Desert Daze Music Festival  [Joshua Tree, CA] , 10/15/2017
Mural Assistant for Gail Werner, Pow Wow Long Beach  [Long Beach, CA] , 2016
Self Love Paper Crane Workshop, Mystic Mountain Music Festival [Mt. Baldy, CA] , 7/23/2016
Indigenous Basket Weaving/Cordage Workshop, American Indian Leaders of Today and Tomorrow  [Long Beach, CA] , 10/25/2015