C.V.

Lynda Young Kaffie
1954 Born in Corpus Christi, Texas
Currently living in Austin, Texas


Education

2001- 2006Episcopal Theological Seminary of the Southwest,
Austin, Texas MA in Pastoral Ministry
1973-1976Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas
BFA in Art History
1975Instituto de Cultura Hispanica, Madrid, Spain
1972-1973Mary Baldwin College, Staunton, Virginia

Post Baccalaureate Work

1993Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont
1992–95, 97-02Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, Colorado
1988-92Corpus Christi State University, Corpus Christi, Texas

Exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions

2017Coming Home, Art Center of Corpus Christi, Texas

Clouds and Time, The Seton Cove, Austin, Texas
2007Water and Sky: Mysteries, 327 Congress, Austin, Texas
2005Flowers in Muddy Water, The Seton Cove, Austin, Texas
Austin Zen Center, Austin, Texas
2002Garden Passages, The Seton Cove, Austin, Texas
1997The Skye Suite , Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, Texas (Museum Purchase)
1993Colorado Scene, Parkway Presbyterian Church, Corpus Christi, Texas

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019Red Dot Art Space, Women & Their Work, Austin, Texas
2018Reflector, A Summer Group Show, Davis Gallery, Austin, Texas
2017The People’s Gallery 2017 Exhibition, Austin City Hall, Austin, Texas
2015Art Comes Alive, Art Design Consultants Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio (purchase award)
2011Revelations: Women’s Art From the Permanent Collection, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, Texas
2009Art in Bloom, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, Texas
Green Gala, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin, Texas
5 X 7 Exhibition and Tour, Arthouse, Austin, Dallas, Houston, Texas
2008Spiritual Landscapes, The Seton Cove, Austin, Texas
5×7 Exhibition and Tour, Arthous, Austin, Dallas, Houston
2007 Water and Sky: Mysteries, Western Interiors Design Expo, San Francisco, California
New Selections from the Permanent Collection, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, Texas
2005At the Water’s Edge, Austin Museum of Art/Laguna Gloria, Austin, Texas
39th Annual National Drawing and Small Sculpture Exhibition, Del Mar College, Corpus Christi, Texas
Is This Drawing?, Concordia University, Austin, Texas
Sweet Mystery, Wilhelmi Holland Gallery, Corpus Christi, Texas
2004HEB Foundation, Leakey, Texas
5 X 7 Exhibition, Arthouse, Austin, Texas
Drawing from Perception V, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio
Objects of Love, Guadalupe Arts Center, Austin, Texas
2003Exhibition and Tour, Arthouse, Austin, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Texas
Celebrating the Creative Spirit, Dell Jewish Community Center, Austin, Texas
2002Art and Ornament, Wilhelmi Holland Gallery, Corpus Christi, Texas
Tragedy and Transformation: Artists Respond to September 11, The Episcopal Theological Seminary of the Southwest, Austin, Texas
Five by Seven by X, Texas Fine Arts Association, Austin, Texas
36th Annual National Drawing and Small Sculpture Show, Del Mar College, Corpus Christi, Texas (Cash award)
Celebrating the Creative Spirit, Dell Jewish Community Center, Austin, Texas
The 17th Annual Greater Midwest International, Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, Missouri
2001Works on Paper 2001, LSU Union Art Gallery, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
2000The Main Event: An Exhibition, Wilhelmi/Holland Gallery, Corpus Christi, Texas
In The Pink, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, Texas
Artcapades, South Texas Institute for the Arts, Corpus Christi, Texas
1999Beginnings: Preview the New, Wilhelmi/Holland Gallery, Corpus Christi, Texas
Something for Everyone, MD Modern Gallery, Houston, Texas
Small Works Exhibition, MD Modern Gallery, Houston, Texas
Artists Among Us, Wilhelmi/Holland Gallery, Corpus Christi, Texas
Center of Attention, Texas Fine Arts Association Annual Invitational, Exhibition and Benefit Art Auction, Austin, Texas
Coast to Coast, MD Modern Gallery, Houston, Texas
21st Annual Art on Paper, Gallery on the Circle, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, Maryland (Cash award)
Crosscurrents/Recent Landscapes, Artists’ Gallery, San Antonio, Texas
1997Great Expectations (Not the Book, Not the Play Not the Movie): The Exhibition, Wilhelmi/Holland Gallery, Corpus Christi, Texas
Twelve From Texas, MB Modern Gallery, New York, New York
1996Present Perfect, Wilhelmi/Holland Gallery, Corpus Christi, Texas
With Respect to Painting, 1203 ArtSpace, San Antonio, Texas
Corpus Christi Painters, The Artist’s Gallery, San Antonio, Texas
1995 Red Hot Show, Texas Fine Arts Association’s Annual Invitational, Exhibition & Benefit Art Auction, Austin, Texas
The ID and I, Wilhelmi/Holland Gallery, Corpus Christi, Texas
29th Annual National Drawing and Small Sculpture Show, Joseph A. Cain Memorial Art Gallery, Del Mar College, Corpus Christi, Texas
Tenth Annual Exhibit: New American Talent, Art on Tour Program, Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Corpus Christi, Midland/Odessa, Brownwood, Plano, Kilgore
1994Room With A Few: (Artists), Wilhelmi/Holland Gallery, Corpus Christi, Texas
Tenth Annual Exhibit: New American Talent, Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, Texas
1993Scene: Works by 15 South Texas Artists, Wilhelmi/Holland Gallery, Corpus Christi, Texas
Nature Comes Indoors, Bright Shawl Gallery, San Antonio,
1992Oso Bay Print Survey II, Rockport Art Center, Rockport, Texas
Wet Paint, Wilhelmi/Holland Gallery, Corpus Christi, Texas
1991Target: South Texas/The World Outside, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, Texas

Publications

2018”Soul by Southwest”, Literary and Visual Arts Journal, Seminary of the Southwest, Austin, Texas
2017”Soul by Southwest”, Literary and Visual Arts Journal, Seminary of the Southwest, Austin, Texas
2016”Soul by Southwest”, Literary and Visual Arts Journal, Seminary of the Southwest, Austin, Texas
2008”Ultimate Bedrooms and Bathrooms”, Rhonda Lashley, Austin Monthly Home, Fall issue
199936th Annual National Drawing and Small Sculpture Show, Marti Mayo, Director, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, Texas, April (exhibition catalog)
The 17th Annual Greater Midwest International, Raechell Smith, Director H&R Block Artspace, Kansas City Art Institute, January (exhibition catalog)
199821st Annual Art on Paper, Eliza Rathbone, Chief Curator, The Phillips Collection, March (exhibition catalog)
“Inner Landscapes”, Dan R. Goddard, San Antonio Express News, February 18
1996“New Perspective on Painting” , Dan R. Goddard, San Antonio Express News, June 10
“Colors Imbue Canvas of Corpus Christi Artists”, Dan R. Goddard, San Antonio Express News, January 28
1995“A Quiet Place to Create”, Ellen Bernstein, Corpus Christi Caller Times, May 21
29th Annual National Drawing and Small Sculpture Show, Mark Pascale, Assistant Curator, The Art Institute of Chicago, March (exhibition catalog)
“Following Dreams” , Ellen Bernstein, Corpus Christi Caller Times, January 19
1994New American Talent: The Tenth Exhibition, Adam Weinberg, Curator, Whitney Museum of Art, March (exhibition catalog)
1991Target: South Texas / The World Outside, Margaret Gilham, Curator, Art Museum of South Texas, March (exhibition catalog)

Selected Collections

Eagle Global Advisors, Houston, Tx
Kleberg Bank, Corpus Christi, Tx
Art Museum of South Texas
The Austonian Residences
Booher Library, Seminary of the Southwest
Oswald Company
Spring Island Trust
Texas Nature Conservancy
Ucross Foundation


Residencies

2010HEB Foundation, Leakey, Texas
2007HEB Foundation, Leakey, Texas
2004The Nature Conservancy of Texas, Dolan Falls Preserve, Del Rio, Texas
2003HEB Foundation, Leakey, Texas
1999Ucross Foundation, Clearmont, Wyoming
1998Spring Island Visiting Artist Program, Spring Island, South Carolina