Norman Lundin was born in Los Angeles in 1938. He received his bachelor’s degree from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and MFA from the University of Cincinnati then did postgraduate research at the University of Oslo. He has received numerous prestigious awards, including grants from the Fulbright, The Ford Foundation, and the Tiffany Foundation, as well as fellowships from the NEA and the Washington State Council on the Arts. A longtime resident of Seattle, Lundin’s work is in many important collections, including the Museum of Modern Art, the Brooklyn Museum, The Art Institute of Chicago, the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, and the Seattle Art Museum, among others. Lundin is currently a Professor Emeritus at the University of Washington.