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Linda Claire Bills Edit Profile

artist

Linda C. Bills, American Artist. Visual artists fellowship grantee National Endowment for the Arts, 1988, 90, 92, maryland. State Arts Council, 1987, 97, grant-in-aid Maryland. State Arts Council, 1990; recipient Swan prize, Philadelphia Craft Show, 1987. F C.

Background

Bills, Linda Claire was born on July 22, 1943 in Flushing, New York, United States. Daughter of Howard S. and Katherine J. Baumgardner.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design, Beaver College, 1965.

Career

Crafts panelist/visual arts fellowships, National Endowment for the Arts, 1994, Women in the Craft Arts Conferences, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Museum exhibitions include The Danish Museum of Decorative Art, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1997, Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, 1996, 98, 99, Baltimore Museum of Art, 1989, Philadelphia Art Alliance, 1999. Other exhibitions include Maryland Institute College Art, Baltimore, 1999, Textile Arts Center, Chicago, 1995, Tudor Place, Washington, 1996, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, 1995, 96, The Sybaris Gallery, Royal Oak, Michigan, 1996, Rockville Arts Place, Maryland, 1994, University Maryland, College Park, 1993, others. Collections include National Museum American Art, Washington, American Craft Museum, New York City, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, Delaware Art Museum, Erie (Pennsylvania) Art Museum, Jack Lenor Larsen, Neutrogena Corporation, Los Angeles, Wustum Museum of Fine Arts, Racine, Wisconsin.

Connections

father:
Howard S.

mother:
Katherine J. Baumgardner