Lynn Lu

© Lynn Lu, Untitled Performance, Art Nomade + FADO, 2013. Photo Henry Chan.


Lynn Lu received her BFA from Carnegie Mellon University, her MFA at the San Francisco Art Institute, and completed a Doctoral program at Musashino Art University in Tokyo. In 2010 she was awarded the degree of Doctor of Philosophy by the University of Newcastle in Australia. Since 1997, Lynn has exhibited and performed extensively in the United States, Singapore, Japan, China, Korea, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, Indonesia, Cambodia, Australia, New Zealand, UK, France, Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Denmark, Finland, Sweden, Estonia, Poland, Belarus, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Turkey, Greece, Argentina, and Canada. Lynn lives and works in London where she is Associate Lecturer at Chelsea College of Art and Design (University of the Arts London) and Southampton Solent University, and curator of live art events at Solent each semester. Lynn Lu’s current research looks at the connection between experiential knowledge and the innate human capacity for empathy.







Books & Ephemera

Artist Orange

Just as a performance artist uses their body as their medium, this is a fragrance composed entirely of the orange tree: fruit, leaves, bark, roots, and flowers. Artist Orange performs itself.

Top Notes

neroli, blood orange

Middle Notes

fresh orange juice, petit grain

Base Notes

orange twig, orange seed