Lynn Batchelder

New Paltz, NY

Lynn Batchelder is a contemporary jeweler and educator residing in New York's Hudson Valley where she is currently a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Metal Program at SUNY New Paltz. Lynn received her BFA in Metals/Jewelry from Western Michigan University and her MFA from SUNY New Paltz. She was recently an Artist-in-Residence at the Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts and a Visiting Lecturer of Art Metals at the University of Wisconsin at Stout. Lynn has most recently exhibited her work in the Talente design exhibition at the International Trades Fair in Munich, a solo exhibition at the Heidi Lowe Gallery in Delaware, and at SOFA Chicago where she was represented by Charon Kransen Arts. Lynn’s work is rooted in the drawing process; translating the quality of the drawn line into metal as she seamlessly moves between creating jewelry, objects, and drawings.