Laura Summer is co-founder of Free Columbia, an arts initiative whose mission is to facilitate art in relation to the spiritual aspects of the human being and the world. It is completely grass roots donation supported and has no pay walls. Her work has been exhibited at the National Museum of Catholic Art and History in New York City and at the Sekem Community in Egypt. She has published nine books. She founded two temporary alternative exhibition spaces in Hudson NY, 345 Collaborative Gallery and Raising Matter-this is not a gallery, and initiated ART DISPERSAL 2012-22 where over 800 pieces of art by professional artists have been dispersed to the public without set prices.