LINDSAY PACKER
November 2012

Brooklyn, NY – Lindsay is a New York-based artist whose work ranges from collage to installation and writing. She received an MFA in Fiber and Material Studies from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and a BFA in Textiles with honors from the Rhode Island School of Design. In 2002, Packer was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship to India in Installation Art and has traveled extensively in India studying site-specific ephemeral imagery in sacred and secular contexts. She has participated in numerous group shows in Seattle, Chicago, Raleigh, New York and New Delhi including the 2009-10 Pollock-Krasner Fellows Exhibition at the Kleinert/James Arts Center, Woodstock, NY and the Site Specifics ’08 at the Carriage House, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY. In 2008 she had a solo show at the Brooklyn Public Library’s Central Branch. Packer has been artist in residence at Sanskriti Kendra in New Delhi, India, Platte Clove Catskill Center Nature Preserve, Platte Clove, NY, the Margo-Gelb Shack, Provincetown, MA, and Acadia National Park’s Schoodic Education and Research Center, Winter Harbor, ME. She was a 2010 Pollock-Krasner Fellow at the Byrdcliffe Arts Colony, Woodstock, NY and a 2011 Karen Shea Silverman Fellow at Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA). She currently lives and works in Brooklyn.

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