Lynda Benglis Sculpture Locks Gallery

Wing, 1970

cast aluminum

67 x 59 1/4 x 60 inches
Collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Lynda Benglis Sculpture Locks Gallery

Swinburne Egg I, 2009

tinted polyurethane

41 x 28 x 15 inches

Lynda Benglis Sculpture Locks Gallery

Stainless Wax, 2007

cast stainless steel

group of 15 elements, dimensions variable

Lynda Benglis Sculpture Locks Gallery

Cloud Shadow II, 2007
unique cast polyurethane
13 x 19 x 10 1/2 inches

Lynda Benglis Sculpture Locks Gallery

D'arrest, 2009

tinted polyurethane

47 1/4 x 45 3/4 x 22 3/4 inches

Lynda Benglis Sculpture Locks Gallery

The Graces, 2005

cast polyurethane, lead, stainless steel

element 1: 103 x 26 x 26 inches

element 2: 113 x 21 1/2 x 23 inches

element 3: 95 x 30 x 27 inches

Lynda Benglis Sculpture Locks Gallery

Figure 6, 2009

bronze with black patina

48 1/2 x 102 x 29 1/2 inches 

Lynda Benglis Sculpture Locks Gallery

Eat Meat, 1973
cast bronze, ed. 1 of 2
24 x 80 x 54 in
Exhibited in 2002 at Locks Gallery
Installation at The New Museum

Artist Bio

Lynda Benglis was born in Lake Charles, LA and graduated from Newcomb College with a BFA in 1964. Currently she lives and works between New York, Santa Fe, Greece, and India. The 2009–2011 traveling retrospective Lynda Benglis visited six venues in Europe and the United States, including the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles and the New Museum, New York. Benglis’ work is in numerous public collections including the Dallas Museum of Art; the Guggenheim Museum of Art, NY; the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.; the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art; Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY; the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; the Museum of Modern Art, NY; the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.; the Philadelphia Museum of Art; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; the Tate Modern, London; the Walker Art Center, MN; and the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.

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Edna Andrade, Jennifer Bartlett, and Lynda Benglis New York Times review by Roberta SmithSeptember 14, 2017
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Lynda Benglis: ARTNews By M. H. MillerFebruary 25, 2016
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Lynda Benglis: The New York TimesJune 18, 2015

"Lynda Benglis Celebrates the Fluidity of Nature at Storm King" by Ken Johnson

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Lynda Benglis: Blouin ArtinfoJune 5, 2015

"The Life Aquatic: Lynda Benglis's Water Sculptures Delight at Storm King" by Chloe Wyma

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Lynda Benglis in Art NewspaperMarch 2015

"Lynda Benglis: Going with the Flow" Interview by Louisa Buck

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Lynda Benglis in Interview MagazineMarch 2015

"Lynda Benglis" by John Baldessari 

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Lynda Benglis: Artforum Critic's PickJune 8, 2013

"Lynda Benglis at Locks Gallery" by Becky Huff Hunter

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Lynda Benglis: Los Angeles TimesAugust 4, 2011

"Lynda Benglis at the Museum of Contemporary Art" by Christopher Knight

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Lynda Benglis: The NationMarch 28, 2011

"Little Resistance to Gravity: On Lynda Benglis and David Hammons" by Barry Schwabsky

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Lynda Benglis: The Art NewspaperMarch 01, 2011

"Not a material girl" by Linda Yablonsky

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Lynda Benglis: The New YorkerFebruary 28, 2011

"Making a Splash" by Andrea K. Scott

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Lynda Benglis: New York TimesFebruary 17, 2011

"Artful Commentary, Oozing From the Walls" by Roberta Smith

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Lynda Benglis: artnetFebruary 11, 2011

"Lynda Benglis: TOP FORM" by Emily Nathan

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Lynda Benglis: New York TimesFebruary 10, 2011

"A Life of Melting the Status Quo" by Hilarie M. Sheets

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Lynda Benglis: Philadelphia Inquirer12/10/2010

"Sculptor Lynda Benglis reexamining color’s possibilities" by Edith Newhall

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Lynda Benglis: Frieze10/01/2010

"Time & Tide" by Marina Cashdan

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Lynda Benglis: New York TimesJanuary 2, 2010

"Polyurethane and Color Punctuate a Long Career" by Roberta Smith

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Lynda Benglis: ArtforumJanuary 1, 2010

"Miss Lynda" by Richard Meyer

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Lynda Benglis: Art in AmericaDecember 1, 2009

"Shape Shifter" by Julian Kreimer

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Lynda Benglis: Art in AmericaDecember 1, 2009

"Up Against the Wall with Lynda Benglis" by Martin Friedman