Ghost of a Dream

Ghost of a Dream is the collaborative project of Lauren Was and Adam Eckstrom.


Mercy Mercy me, 2022
red tide and green algae images arranged and layered, printed and mounted on diabond
48 x 48 in.

They are featured in current solo exhibitions, Tomorrow is Here at the new MAAM museum in Boston, and Aligned by the Sun at the Ackland Art Museum in Chapel Hill. Other recent solo exhibitions include A Devil to Pay, CES Gallery in Los Angeles; The Fair Housing Project, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY; A Good Run of Bad Luck, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY; and Gone the Sun, Galerie Paris-Beijing, Paris, France. Grants include the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, New York Foundation for the Arts, Joan Mitchell Foundation, Artist Resource Trust, Jerome Foundation and the inaugural Young Masters Art Prize in London.

Ghost of a Dream’s work has been featured in publications such as The New York Times, Vogue Magazine, Hyperallergic, BlouinArtinfo, ArtFCity, W Magazine, Interview Magazine, and World of Interiors. They have also been featured on Good Morning America, VICE, and the Southern Foodways Alliance in conjunction with 21C Museum.


Link to Ghost of a Dream exhibition page

If this is paradise…, Ghost of a Dream

August 6, 2022 - October 10, 2022