Gregg Schlanger is a Professor of Art and Chair of the Department of Art at Central Washington University in Ellensburg, Washington. He received his BFA from Boise State University in 1987 and his MFA from Northern Illinois University in 1989. Schlanger's work has been exhibited both nationally and internationally. This includes a community public art commission for the city of Memphis, Tennessee, a community project for the city of Providence, Rhode Island and exhibits in Berlin, Erfurt, Potsdam and Jena, Germany. Schlanger has also exhibited his work in Illinois, Iowa, Nevada, California, North Carolina, Arkansas, Idaho and Virginia. He has received many awards including Sponsorship by the New York Foundation for the Arts, Israel-Tennessee Visual Artist Exchange Project Fellowship, USIA Arts America Grant and New Forms Regional Initiative Grant from the NEA.
Schlanger works primarily in installations and community public art.