June Glasson is an artist and designer that lives in Laramie, WY. She was born in Oyster Bay, NY in 1979 and received her B.A./B.F.A. from Cornell University in 2002. She is the recipient of the 2010 New York Foundation for the Arts Visual Arts Fellowship and the 2015 Wyoming Arts Council Biennial Fellowship. Her paintings have been exhibited at The Nicolaysen Museum in Casper, The National Portrait Gallery in London, Nature Morte Gallery in Berlin and various New York and US galleries. They have also appeared in The Wall Street Journal, New American Paintings, The Paris ReviewGuernica MagazinePeople MagazineDominoAsymptote Magazine, SAND Journal, Diner Journal and the Film My Idiot Brother. She is also the co-founder of the Wyoming Art Party.

“In much of my work I use portraiture and found objects to create work that explores gender and ideas about the “American West.” That said, with these pieces I drew my inspiration directly from the Wyoming landscapes that surround me.

June Glasson about her work in The Brinton 101