2000.     Bard College, Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts, Annandale, NY. MFA
1994.     Yale University, New Haven, CT. BA 

Solo Exhibitions

2020     Bare Handed, Williston Gallery, Easthampton, MA
2017     The Birds, Goodwin Fine Art, Denver, CO
2016     Bare Handed, Filter Space, Chicago,IL
2015     Bare Handed, Dina Mitrani Gallery, Miami, FL
2014     Pioneer Valley, Miller Yezerski Gallery, Boston, MA
2011     Fleeced, Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Miami, FL
2010     Holly Lynton, selections from Solid Ground and Bare Handed, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
2009     Bare Handed, Office of the Provost, Yale University, New Haven, CT
2008     Holly Lynton, Galerie Schuster, Berlin, Germany
2006     Solid Ground, Jen Bekman Gallery, New York, NY
2005     Orange Tickle, (video installation), Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ
2004     Mean Ceiling, Mixed Greens, New York, NY
2000     In Between, curated by Stephanie Theodore, Kathryn Markel Fine Art, New York, NY

Awards and Fellowships

2019.     Yale University, Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition Postdoctoral Fellowship
2016.     Aaron Siskind Individual Photographer’s Fellowship Award
2015.     St Botolph Club Foundation Distinguished Artist Award, Finalist
2015.     Maud Morgan Prize, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Finalist
2013.     Massachusetts Cultural Council, Artist Fellowship Award
2013.     Prix Pictet Photography Prize, Nominee
2013.     Syngenta Photography Award, First Prize
2012.     Prix Pictet Photography Prize, Nominee
2011.     Artist Resource Trust Grant, Massachusetts
2011.     SOS Guilds Artist Grant, New York
2010.     Daylight Magazine Photo Awards, Honorable Mention

Selected Group Exhibitions

2020. 50Women150, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
2019. Edward Weston’s Leaves of Grass, Heritage Gallery, Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona, AZ
2018.    London, UK. “We Feed the World” 
2017.    Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, MA. “Animal as Metaphor”
2017.    Aperture Gallery, New York, NY. “On Freedom”
2016.    Photo London, London, UK. “FIX”
2016.    Station Independent Gallery, New York, NY. “Photo Finish”
2015.    David Weinberg Gallery, Chicago, IL. “Field Study”
2015.    Goodwin Fine Art, Denver, CO. “The Natural Order of Things”
2015.    516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM. “Fraction of a Second”
2015.    Miller Yezerski Gallery, Boston, MA “Wilderness”
2014.    Cultural Centre Les Chiroux, Liège, Belgium. “Manger un Mur—des Affiches Nourrissantes pour un Monde Indigeste (Eating a Wall – Nourishing Images for an
Indigestible World)”
2014.    New Art Center, Newtonville, MA. “Massachusetts Cultural Council Photography Awards Exhibition”
2013.    Somerset House, London, England. “Syngenta Photography Awards Exhibition”
2013.    Noorderlicht International Photo Festival, Groningen, Netherlands. “20/20”
2012.    Panoptican Gallery, Boston, MA. “What's in a Face”
2011.    Jennifer Schwartz Gallery, Atlanta, GA. “Outlands: Land Over Time”
2011.    Amherst College, Amherst, MA. “Faculty Exhibition”
2011.    Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Miami, FL. “Greenhouse”
2011.    Wave Hill Gallery, New York, NY. “Hive Culture: Captivated by the Honeybee”
2011.    Flash Forward Festival Exhibition, Boston, MA, curated by Paula Tognarelli, Griffin Museum of Photography. “Fresh Work”
2011.    Wall Space Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA, & Seattle, WA. “New Directions”
2011.    Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, University of Nevada, Reno, NV. “Myself”
2010.    Storefront Artists Project, Pittsfield, MA, curated by Susan Cross, Mass MoCA. “Cultural Corridor”
2010.    Islip Museum, Long Island, NY. “All in the Family”
2008.    Bronx River Art Center, NY, NY. “Surprisingly Natural”
2007.    Contemporary Art Projects, London, UK. “Complete Control”
2007.    Aljira, Newark, NJ. “Emerge 8”
2007.    Tastes Like Chicken Art Space, NY, NY. “And One Pill Makes You Small”
2007.    General Electric world headquarters, Fairfield, CT. “Material Witness”
2007.    516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM. “Eye to I”
2006.    Gallery W52, New York, NY. “Temporal Pause”
2006.    Rocket Projects, Miami, Florida. “The Social Body”
2006.    Jen Bekman Gallery, New York, NY. “Meditations in an Emergency”
2005.    Ambrosino Gallery, Miami, Florida. “Then I Woke Up, and It Was Still There”
2004.    Mixed Greens Gallery, New York, NY. “Ice Cream Social”
2004.    Zoller Gallery, Penn State University, PA. “Better Homes and Gardens”
2004.    Wooster Projects, New York, NY. “That Summertime Feeling”
2004.    Mixed Greens Gallery, New York, NY. “Supranatural”
2002.    School House Gallery, Croton Falls, NY. “Field Trip”
2002.    ABC NoRio, New York, NY. “The Ides of March”
2001.    Margaret Thatcher Projects, New York, NY. “Heat”
2001.    Benefit exhibition, Museum of New Art, Detroit, MI
2000.    Meat Market Art Fair, New York, NY
2000.    Bard College, Red Hook, NY. “Foci: Points of Convergence”
2000.    Benefit exhibition, White Columns, New York, NY
1999.    Lennon, Weinberg Gallery, New York, NY. “Photographs by Painters, Photographers,    Sculptors”
1999.    The Warehouse, Exit Art, New York, NY
1997.    Kingsgate Gallery, London. “Body Parts”
1997.    Platinum Gallery, New York, NY. “Everything Cool"


Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
Girl’s Club Collection, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Progressive Collection, Mayfield Village, OH
Fidelity Collection, Boston, MA
Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona, Tuscon, AZ

Teaching and Residencies

2014.     New Hampshire Institute of the Arts, MFA Mentor
2014.     Contemporary Collectors Circle, University Museum of Contemporary Art at the University of Massachusetts, Board Member
2011.     Amherst College, Visiting Lecturer
2006.     Creative Capital & Aljira Emerge residency program, Newark, NJ
2005.     New School, summer program, Artist Mentor and Lecturer


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