CV & Exhibitions

Lynda McKinney Lambert

American, Ellwood City, PA, b. 1943

 

Lynda McKinney Lambert, Author & Visual Artist

Exhibition history on this page.

UPDATED June 22, 2017

To view: Publication history – go to Lynda’s Publications Page

 

 

 

Photo on Left:

“Roberta’s Healing Shield,” a Talisman. 2017

 

Education:

1989   Slippery Rock University of PA, BFA in Painting

1991   West Virginia University, MFA in Painting

1994   Slippery Rock University of PA, MA (English)

Positions:

1016- Present- Peer Adviser for Vision Aware  at American Foundation for the Blind.

I Write articles  on sight loss for the Vision Aware Blog Vision Aware Blog

2008 – Present:  Full Time Studio Artist and Author.

1996 – 2008:     Geneva College,  Beaver Falls, PA, Professor of Fine Arts and Humanities – Retired October 2008.

1993 -1996:     Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts, New Castle PA, Executive Director

1991 -1992:      Mission  College,  Santa Clara, California

Lynda at the “InSights 2016” exhibition and reception in October 2016. Louisville, KY

Selected Solo Exhibitions:

2011     “Primal Garden: la vida luminiscentes” Merrick Art Gallery, New Brighton, PA

2003     Art in Embassies, US Department of State, Ambassador’s Residence, Papau, New Guinea

2003    Created and managed solo exhibition,   “The Trunk Show” Traveled to 6 locations in Ohio, WV, PA, NY

1998     “When I Dance on Water,” Trumbull Art Gallery, Warren, Ohio

1998     “When I Dance on Water Again,” Ashtabula Art Center, Ashtabula, Ohio

1997     “Prints and Process” Calvary Methodist Church, Harrisburg, PA

1996     “Carriage House Memories” Sweetwater Art Center, Sewickley, PA

1996     “Carriage House Memories” First Exhibit Gallery, Ligonier, PA

1996     “Lynda Lambert’s Woodcut Prints” Wesleyan University,                Buchanon, WV

1995     “Imprint of a Memory” Jewish Community Center, Youngstown, Ohio

1995     “Lynda Lambert Does Prints” Cranberry Twp. Public Library, Cranberry Twp., PA

1995     “World of Memory” Mill River Gallery, Ellicott City, MD

1995     One Person Show, Reed Arts Center, Renaissance Gallery, California U of PA

1992     “Memory of a Requiem” Merrick Art Gallery, New Brighton, PA

1992     “Memory of a Requiem” Patterson Library Westfield, NY

1991     “A Commemorative Recollection” MFA exhibition, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

1983     “Recent Past” Merrick Art Gallery, New Brighton, PA

Lynd’s art is created using an Acrobat CCTV. She has profound sight loss and uses technologies for the blind to create her work.

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2017   26th Annual International Invitational Small Works Salon – New Arts Program – Kutztown, PA    Dates:  May -July 2017.

2017  Visions From the Mind: APH,  In-Sights 2017: Juried International exhibition, Louisville, KY. Oct. 13

First Place Award for “The Dragon’s Healing Breastplate.”

2016  APH,  In-Sights 2016: Juried International exhibition, Louisville, KY.

               Second Place Award for “My Bleeding Heart,” a talisman.

2015   26th Annual International Invitational Small Works Salon – New Arts Program – Kutztown, PA    Dates:  May 22 – July 12, 2015.

2015: 19th Annual Regional Juried Show, Southwestern Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Ligonier, PA.  “Dance of the New Moon,” Fiber and Mixed Media.

2014: APH  “Insights_Visions of the Mind,” International Exhibition, Louisville, KY.   October, 2014.

               Third  Place  Award for “Party on the Allegheny River.”

2014    25th Annual International Invitational Small Works Salon – New Arts Program – Kutztown, PA    Dates:  May 3  – July  23, 2014.

2014    “Vision and Revision” 2 Person  Exhibition:  Suzanne Gibson & Lynda Lambert.  Show displayed at Merrick Art Gallery, New Brighton, PA from March 7 – April 4  and Jameson Health System, New Castle,      PA.                  from April 14 – July 6, 2014.

2013     The New Collective, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA. This exhibition  was on display until January 19, 2014.

2013     “The Art of Healing” Jameson Hospital, New Castle, PA

2013     17th Annual Art of Southwestern PA Artists, Southern Alleghenies Museum, Ligonier, PA

2013     24th Annual International Invitational Small Works Salon, New Arts Program, Kutztown, PA

2012     23th Annual International  Invitational Salon of Small Works, New Arts Program, Kutztown, PA

2012     “6 Artists 1 Vision” Associated Artists of Butler County, Butler, PA

2011     “AAP Annual,”  Society for Contemporary Crafts, Pittsburgh, PA

2010     AAP at the Merrick, New Brighton, PA

2004     “Bread Upon the Waters” Traveling Exhibition by Christians in the Visual Arts

2004     19th Annual International Salon of Small Works, New Arts Program, Kutztown, PA

2004     “Healing Legacies” Shyellburn Village, VT

2003     “Abstraction: The Power of Memory” traveling Exhibition, Created and managed by Lynda McKinney Lambert

2002     “Wanting/Wanted” Clifton Arts Center, Clifton, NJ

2002     Invitational: Ceres Art Gallery, NY, NY

2002     Three Rivers Arts Festival, Pittsburgh, PA

2000     90th AAP Annual, Carnegie Museum

1999     Triennial VII, Southern Alleghenies Museum, PA

1998     “Printmaking Exhibition,” National Association of Women Artists, NY, NY (Show traveled for 2 years)

1998     “Still Lives”  Group A, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh,  PA

1998     “AAP 88” Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh, PA

1997     “Teacher/Student” with Akiko Kotani, Glass Growers Gallery, Erie, PA

1997     “Invitational” Pritz Gallery, Mayville, NY

1995     “Lynda Lambert and Jeannie Baroutsis” Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts, New Castle, PA

1995     “Organic and Gestural Abstraction” Meadville Council on the Arts Gallery,  Meadville, PA

1993     Chautauqua Arts National Exhibition, Chautauqua, NY

1991     “Osaka Triennale ‘91” Osaka City, Japan

FIRST PLACE AWARD
InSights 2107, Louisville, KY
October 2017

Selected Awards:

2017 –  APH Insights,  International Juried Exhibition.  Louisville, KY.  Won  1st Place AWARD for Mixed Media fiber work, “The Dragon’s Healing Breast Plate,” a  talisman.

2016 –  APH Insights,  International Juried Exhibition.  Louisville, KY.  Won A 3rd place WARD for Mixed Media fiber work, “My Bleeding Heart,” talisman.

2016  Ellwood Juried Arts Festival, Ellwood City, PA  AWARD for mixed-media fiber art work, “Ida Matilda’s Morning Glories,” bracelet.

2015  Ellwood  Juried Arts Festival, Ellwood City, PA.  Kimberly Koller-Jones “Best of Show Award” for “My Bleeding Heart,”  Mixed Media fiber work talisman..

2014  APH Insights:  Visions of the Mind. International Juried Exhibition.  Louisville, KY. Won 2nd place for “Party on the Allegheny River,:”  Mixed Media fiber work.

2013  Ellwood Juried Arts Festival, Heather Hertel’s, Best of Show Award, Ellwood City, PA.

2002     Beaver Valley  International Exhibition, Rochester, PA

2000     Jill Snyder’s Exhibition Award: “AAP 90th  Exhibition ,Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh, PA

1999     Duane Michaels’ Exhibition Award, “AAP 89” Exhibition, Carnegie Mueum, Pittsburgh, PA

1996     “Woman of Distinction Award” Beaver Castle Girl Scouts, Pennsylvania

1996     “Aliquippa Memory Quilt” Aliquippa Embraces the Arts Grant, Aliquippa, PA

1994     Ellen Morgan Dietz Award, “Concepts and Dimensions” Trumbull Art Gallery, Warren, Ohio

1988     Fellow, Hambidge Arts Center, Rabun Gap, GA

1987      Fellow, Vermont Studio School, Johnson, VT

1983      Phyllis Kind Award  Chautauqua National Exhibition 26th, Chautauqua, NY

 

“Marilyn: Icon” mixed media fiber art by Lynda Lambert.

Permanent Collections

 

Superior Court of Pennsylvania

Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts, New Castle, PA

Merrick Art Gallery, New Brighton, PA

Aliquippa Post Office lobby, Installation, Aliquippa, PA

Many private collections

Education:

1989   Slippery Rock University of PA, BFA (Painting)

1991   West Virginia University, MFA (Painting)

1994   Slippery Rock University of PA, MA  (English)

This page was updated April 23,  2017.

 

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