Minneapolis-based artist Margaret Pezalla-Granlund is a graduate of the St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota. She received her MFA from the California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, California. She has exhibited locally and nationally, with recent exhibitions at Augsburg College, Franklin Art Works, and the Minnesota Museum of American Art. Recently, her work was featured in a project room exhibition at the Santa Monica Museum of Art and in a solo exhibition at Franklin Art Works (Summer, 2008). She is currently preparing for aa two-person exhibition in the Minnesota Artists Exhibition Program (MAEP) at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts (November 2008). She is interested in modeling the complex spaces of the natural and built landscape and is currently most fascinated by asteroids, parking ramps, and skate parks.