About the Author

Laura Lynch
Blurbarian Since October 2008
Name Laura Lynch
My Web Site http://www.artistlauralynch.com
Location Santa Barbara, CA USA
My Occupation Environmental Artist
My Bio Laura Lynch is an internationally recognized environmental artist working in Santa Barbara, CA with found objects gathered along the ocean beaches incorporating mixed media & computer generated images. Lynch received her MFA from California Institute of the Arts and completed a yearlong study with New York’s Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Studio Program. She is a past recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts grant, and a participant in the 3-year travelling international exhibit, “Toxic Landscapes: U.S. Artists Examine the Environment,” which opened at Rachel Carson Institute at Chatham College Gallery in Pittsburgh PA,. Oct 2001, as part of the UN Women’s Environment & Development Org. planning conference: “Women Assess the State of the Environment (WASTE),” “Toxic Landscapes” travelled to Bibliotéca Nacional José Martí, Main Gallery, Havana, Cuba, & Long Beach Island Foundation for Arts & Sciences. More: