Lynn Umlauf (1942­) was born in Austin, Texas into a family of artists. Lynn graduated in Austin with a Bachelor’s degree, and also spent one year at the Academia di Belli Arti in Florence, Italy, then returned to the States to receive a Masters degree from the University of Texas in 1966. She moved to New York in 1966­-67. Madelon, her twin sister, introduced Lynn to the painter Michael Goldberg (1924 -­ 2008) in 1969, and they married 10 years later. Lynn first started showing in Italy. Her first show in New York was with the Hal Bromm Gallery, and her first museum inclusion was with the Whitney Biennial (1975). Her most recent solo Works 1998 – 2016 was at Zurcher Gallery in New York.