Lauren Luna was born in Columbus, Ohio. She graduated from Kent State University’s School of Fine Arts with a focus in painting. She has a Masters of Fine Arts from the Academy of Art University and a Masters of Science from Manhattan College.
She is a frequent participant to local art festivals, has a mural at the George R. Brown Convention Center, and was recently subject of a proclamation by the Mayor of the City of Houston, that July 11th, was Lauren Luna Day!
Luna currently is an art professor at Lone Star and San Jacinto Colleges, and is Co-Founder of the D.R.E.A.M Affect Foundation, a non-profit organization that awards scholarships to minority art students pursuing Fine Arts, and grants for emerging artists to show their work.