Lynda Benglis wax painting Locks Gallery

Bundi, 1971

pigmented beeswax, damar resin

36 x 5 x 3 inches

Lynda Benglis wax painting Locks Gallery

Pinto, 1971

pigmented beeswax, damar resin

36 x 5 x 3 inches

Lynda Benglis wax painting Locks Gallery

Untitled (Wax Piece), 1966

wax and gesso on masonite and wood

65 x 5 x 1 1/2 inches

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.