b. New York, NY
Lindsay Walt received her BFA from Rhode Island School of Design and a MFA from The Art Institute of Chicago. Additionally, she attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture and was awarded a MacDowell Fellowship. Her work is included is the U.S. Embassy in Djibouti, the Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, the New York Public Library, Yale University of Art, amongst others. Using the inherent viscosity of paint, fluid washes of saturated color are applied to the picture surface like ceramic glaze. Building from the edge inwards, delicate marks are woven together to form a network of elaborate configurations based on Walt's continued interest in ornamental arts as well as Chinese landscapes, Japanese screens, and Islamic tiles.