Born: Worthington, Minnesota


BFA  Theater Arts/Studio Arts, Stephens College, Columbia, MO
SMCDAA  Santa Monica, CA


2017 WRACK & BRAMBLE, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA
2012  DRAWINGS AND PAINTINGS, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA 
2011  MAP, Cache, Santa Monica, CA 
2010  PLOW THE DEEP, PYO Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 
2009  PRONE TO WANDER, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA                 
2007  A MURDER OF CROWS   Santa Monica Museum of Art    Santa Monica CA
2006  VALENTINE  rumba  Santa Monica CA
2000  MINUS  TIDE   Soapbox Gallery  Venice, CA
1999  PAINTINGS & DRAWINGS   Palazzetti   Los Angeles, CA
1988  LYNN HANSON  Santa Monica College Art Gallery   Santa Monica, CA


2017 WOMEN ON THE RISE Vita Art Center, Ventura, CA
2014 SUBLIME PYO Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2013 LETTERS FROM LOS ANGELES Part II, Jack Rutberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2013 DESERT, Hudson/Line West Hollywood, CA
2012 LETTERS FROM LOS ANGELES, Jack Rutberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2012 SMALL PAINTINGS GROUP SHOW  Lora Schlesinger Gallery  Santa Monica, CA
2011 HOOK, Rumba, Santa Monica, CA
2011 GONE FISHIN, PYO Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2010 SMALL WORKS GROUP SHOW  Lora Schlesinger Gallery  Santa Monica, CA
2009 SWEET SUBVERSIVES: Contemporary California Drawings, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach CA
2009 MADE IN CALIFORNIA  rumba  Santa Monica , CA
2009 DRAW THE LINE  Lora Schlesinger Gallery  Santa Monica, CA
2009 PULL OF THE SEA special exhibition  Venice ArtWalk Venice, CA
2008 LOVE TO PARTY Samuel Freeman  Santa Monica, CA
2008  LIVE  DRAW  DCA Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2005-2009  INCOGNITO   Santa Monica Museum of Art   Santa Monica, CA
2007  LIVE DRAW  Center for Contemporary Art,  Dallas, Texas
2006  VENICE COMMUNITY TRUST   Ravenworks  Studios   Venice, CA.
2006 -2007 POSTCARDS FROM THE EDGE   Sikkema Jenkins & Co.  New York, New York
2006  SUMMER  Danforth Gallery  Livingston, Montana
2006   GALLERY  ARTISTS   James Gray Gallery, Santa Monica , CA
2006  SHOW & TELL : THE ART OF TIME  Zimmer Children's Museum  Los Angeles, CA
 2005  TWISTED CHRISTMAS  BGH Gallery  Santa Monica, CA
2005  SKY  BGH Gallery Bergamot Station  Santa Monica, CA
2005  LIVING WITH ART  Rumba  Santa Monica CA
2005  LIVE DRAW Empire Studio  Culver City, CA
2005  OUT 2005 Pacific Design Center  West Hollywood CA
2004  WORKS ON PAPER    Lois Neiter Fine Art  Malibu, CA
2004  ELECT THIS    SPARC Gallery  Venice, CA
2004  CONTEMPORARY   Soicher Marin Fine Art  Hawthorne, CA
2002  CITY OF ANGELS...  Advocate Gallery  Los Angeles, CA
2001  ArtHeals  The Eyebeam Atelier  New York, NY  BGH Gallery Bergamot Station  Santa Monica, CA 
2001  WORKS   Brewery  Los Angeles, CA
2001  A MATTER OF STRUCTURE  Crazy Space  Santa Monica, CA
1999  Los Angeles County Museum of Art    Art Rental and Sales Gallery  Los Angeles, CA
1999  "SALON DU PETIT"  Gallery 825  Los Angeles, CA
1999  WALLWORKS    LA ARTCORE / BreweryAnnex  Los Angeles, CA
1999  FACES   Soapbox Gallery  Venice, CA
1998  MIRACLE ON 18TH STREET   18th Street Arts Complex   Santa Monica, CA
1998  COMING  AND GOING    Edward Giardina Contemporary Art   Santa Ana, CA
1998  TRANSITIONS    Digital Magic   Santa Monica, CA
1998  NINETY-NINE    Miller Fine Art   Los Angeles, CA
1998  DENOUEMENT   1646 18th St.  Santa Monica, CA
1998  TABLE ART   art share   Los Angeles, CA
1997  PAINTINGS    Industry  1646 18th St.  Santa Monica, CA
1997  NEW GENRE     SMCDAA   Santa Monica, CA
1997  ANNIVERSARY    Simonson Mercedes Benz   Santa Monica, CA
1996  DRAWINGS   Industry  1646 18th St.  Santa Monica, CA



2017  Lynn Hanson, by Scarlet Cheng, Artscene, May 2017
2010 Art Review: Lynn Hanson at PYO Gallery LA by Leah Ollman, Los Angeles Times, Culture Monster, July 22, 2010
         Artists Spotlight: Lynn Hanson's "Plow the Deep" at PYO Gallery, Huffington Post, July 5, 2010
2009 Review “Draw the Line” at Lora Schlesinger Gallery by Leah Ollman, Los Angeles Times, June 26, 2009
2007 Venice, CA: Art and Architecture in a Maverick Community   by Michael Webb, Frank Gehry, Juergen Nogai   
          Harry N. Abrams, Inc. {April 1, 2007}
2006  feature article “ Cottage Living Magazine”  April, 2006
1999  FM*  Peeps Island Press, Venice Ca.
1998  "Getting Undressed for the Theater", Illustration, L.A.Weekly  Sept. 4-10, 1998


LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART, Los Angeles, CA                                           
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