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Lynton Wells, born in Baltimore MD in 1940, studied at the Rhode Island School of Design (B.F.A.) and the Cranbrook Academy of Art (M.F.A.)

He has exhibited extensively in the US and abroad with over 150 group and solo shows since 1970, and has work in numerous public and private collections including the Museum of Modern Art, the Walker Art Center, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the Dallas Museum of Art. He currently resides in New York City.  


                              Public and Corporate Collections 


Arnot Art Museum, Elmira

The Art Museum, Princeton University, Princeton

Blue Cross of Southern California, Los Angeles

Cranbrook Academy of Art/ Museum, Bloomfield Hills

Dallas Art Museum of Fine Arts, Dallas

Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Indianapolis

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis 

J. Patrick Lannan Foundation, Palm Beach

The Museum of Modern Art, New York

Power Institute of Fine Arts, Sydney

Prudential Insurance Company of America, Newark

Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, San Francisco

University Art Museum, University of New Mexico, Albequerque

University of Virginia Art Museum, Charlottesville

Vassar College Art Gallery, Poughkeepsie

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis

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