Location: United States
Hi, My name is Linda Lighton . I am a ceramic sculptor. I’ve had over 60 solo exhibitions and participated in over 170 group shows.
I am represented in national and international museums from the Nelson-Atkins, in Kansas City MO; to Switzerland, , China, , Korea, Hungary, Israel, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, and Spain.
I have been to residencies in, China Hungary, Israel, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Spain, Turkey
Lighton is a member of the International Academy of Ceramics. She is the Founder/Director of the Lighton International Artist Exchange Program, sending over 150 artists to 63 countries.
Lighton has received: the Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Council for the Education of the Ceramic Arts; the Distinguished Alumni Award at Pembroke School; State of Missouri Artist Award and Award for Excellence in Visual Arts and Education from the Kansas City Art Institute.
My website in lindalighton.com
Clay, glaze, paint, steel. 2012, This is a conversation about gun violence in America and my city, Kansas City. Worst year ever in 2020! Over 100 deaths in the first 6 months of this year, 2020!