Born in Bryan, TX
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA
Lynn Aldrich received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Bachelor of Arts degree in Fine Art from California State University, Northridge, and a Master of Fine Arts degree from Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA. Her art begins with conceptualizations about the condition of being and her interest in materials is apparent in her playful transformation of objects into poetic sculptural works that indicate our social and cultural environment. Aldrich has had solo exhibitions at Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA; Jenkins Johnson Gallery, New York, NY; Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA; Art Affairs Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Carl Berg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; and Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA. Group exhibitions include Edward Cella Art + Architecture, Los Angeles, CA; Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; Coagula Curatorial, Los Angeles, CA; The California African American Museum, Los Angeles, CA; Japanese American National Museum, Los Angeles, CA; Kampa Museum, Prague, Czech Republic; San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA; and San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA. She received the J. Paul Getty Individual Artist Fellowship (2000), United States Artists Project Award (2013), and John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship (2014). Her work is included in the collection of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, Neiman Marcus, Inc. Dallas, TX, Neuberger Berman, Inc., New York, NY, and the New York Public Library.
Please see Aldrich’s CV for complete exhibition history.