A native Washingtonian, Lawrence Green was selected as a featured artist at the East of the River juried exhibition by the Honfleur Gallery in 2012 and 2014; served as an advisory review panelist for the Washington, D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities Project-Based East of the River Grant in 2013 and the City Arts Project Grant in 2014; and was awarded filmmaker of the month by the Washington, D.C. Office of Motion Picture and Television Development in January 2013. In April 2017, Green was sworn in as Commissioner at the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities.
Green’s past experience includes working at the International Foundation for Electoral Systems, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, Murray Hill Television Studios, Public Broadcasting Service, Prince George’s Community College television station, and Service Employee International Union (SEIU). His videos and photographs have been featured at the Prince George’s African American Museum & Cultural Center, Anacostia Film Festival, Community Harvest Festival, Experimental Biology Conference, Bloombars, St. Kitts-Nevis Film Screening Series, and Artscape.
Green DJs, bikes, and reads. He has bachelor of arts degrees in Film and Media Arts and African American Studies from Temple University.