Lyn Louise Gilbert was born 14 February 1942. Graduated from the University of Natal , Pietermaritzburg in 1963: Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts and from Rhodes University , Grahamstown in 1983 as Master in Fine Arts.
Lyn works in Oil on Canvas and Acrylic and mixed media on paper
1999 Cuyler Street Gallery, Port Elizabeth
Grahamstown Gallery, Grahamstown
1998 Lutge Gallery, Cape Town
1997 Standard Bank National Arts Festival
1994 People, Places & perspectives: The Eastern Cape
(Touring Group Exhibition)
1989 Standard Bank National Arts Festival
1988 Standard Bank National Arts Festival
1982 Gallery International, Cape Town
Work in various private collections in South Africa , Hong Kong , England , Germany and Canada. Permanent Collection: Rhodes University.
Book Illustration: 1992 -2006
Children’s Books: South African Publishers Human & Rousseau Juta & Co READ Gecko Press Tafelberg
International Publishers: Dutton Children’s Books, New York Anderson Press, London