Lynda Benglis floor pour Locks Gallery

Contraband, 1969

poured pigmented latex

388 x 111 inches

Installation at Locks Gallery
Collection of the Whitney Museum of American Art, NY

Lynda Benglis floor pour Locks Gallery

Corner Piece, 1969

poured pigmented latex

125 x 120 inches

Lynda Benglis floor pour Locks Gallery

Odalisque: Hey Hey Frankenthaler, 1969
poured pigment latex, 168 x 34 1/2 inches 
Collection of Dallas Art 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.