Chris Lawson is a New Orleans-based artist, writer and filmmaker. His works were included in Louisiana Contemporary 2015 and 2016 at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art. Lawson is a participating artist in Southern Abstraction at The Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery. Lawson’s work has been exhibited at the Corcoran Gallery of Art (now part of National Gallery of Art) in Washington D.C., Java Contemporary Art Center in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, and Fosaj Art Center in Jacmel, Haiti. Lawson creates music videos and album art for Saddle Creek Records. In addition to serving as a Resident Advocate, he is also artist-in-residence at Covenant House New Orleans.