Log In

Lynda Kay Clark Edit Profile

artist

Lynda Kay Clark, American artist. Fellow National Education Association, Kellogg Foundation, 1986. Board directors South Dakota Heritage Fund, 2006—2010; Member American Association of University Women, American Association Museums, Upper Midwest Conservation Association (board directors 1995-2000), Rotary International, Society of America Mosaic Artists, Surface Design Associate.

Background

Clark, Lynda Kay was born on August 7, 1948 in Miami, Florida, United States. Daughter of Conrad Todd and Clementene (Robinson) Clark.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Florida Atlantic University, 1969. Master of Arts with highest honors, California State University, Long Beach, 1986.

Career

Assistant curator Long Beach Museum of Art, 1984-1986. Curator I Illinois State Museum, Springfield, 1986-1989. Director Northern Illinois University Art Museum, Dekalb, 1989-1993, South Dakota Art Museum, Brookings, 1993-1998.

Executive director The Journey Museum, Rapid City, South Dakota, 1998-2000. Independent curator South Dakota, since 2000. International sales American Indian Art, since 2001.

Owner Heron's Flight Studio, Rapid City, South Dakota. Grant reviewer Institute Museum and Library. Services, Washington, 1999, South Dakota Arts Council, Pierre, 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, curator: The Ness Collection, 1995, Native Sons, 1997, Corporals, Cooks and Cowboys: African Americans in the Black Hills, 1999, Sacred Duty: Warriors and Weapons of the Northern Plains, 2000, Pursuit of Art: Grace French, Pioneer Artist and Teacher, 2007.

Membership

Board directors South Dakota Heritage Fund, 2006—2010. Member American Association of University Women, American Association Museums, Upper Midwest Conservation Association (board directors 1995-2000), Rotary International, Society of America Mosaic Artists, Surface Design Associate.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Bicycling, gardening, travel.

Connections

father:
Conrad Todd Clark

mother:
Clementene (Robinson) Clark