Women in Wyoming: Portraits and Interviews of Women Who Shape the West
by Lindsay Linton Buk
August 05 - October 01 2021
Women in Wyoming - a project by photographer, artist and Powell, Wyoming native, Lindsay Linton Buk - will continue its Wyoming tour at the Center for the Arts and Art Association of Jackson Hole galleries on August 5, 2021. The exhibit, "Women in Wyoming: Portraits and Interviews of Women who Shape the West,"shares the stories of 22 bold and impactful women who make their mark in the Cowboy State. The exhibit debuted at Wyoming's only Smithsonian accredited museum, the Buffalo Bill Center of the West in Cody, Wyoming from October 2019 to August 2020 and most recently presented at the University of Wyoming Art Museum in Laramie, Wyoming from September 2020 to July 202.
A celebration of Wyoming's incredible women, the exhibit is an immersive experience that will be on display from August 5, 2021 through September 30, 2021. The project shines a light on women who have defied odds, fulfilled dreams, exceeded expectations, and filled voids by invoking their own unique strengths and skills.
About Lindsay Linton Buk
Artist, photographer and fifth-generation Wyoming native Lindsay Linton Buk grew up in Powell, Wyoming. After earning her B.A. in History from Middlebury College, she returned to Wyoming to study photographic communications at Northwest College. Lindsay worked as a photographer in New York City where she assisted Rodney Smith and managed the studio of headshot and portrait photographer, entrepreneur and educator, Peter Hurley. She also taught photography workshops for Canon. She conceived of Women in Wyoming after moving back to the state and founding her commercial studio, Linton Productions. Linton's portrait work has appeared in Outside and Southwest magazines. Her work creating Women in Wyoming has been featured on Forbes.com, the American Way: an American Airlines Publication, the Travel Channel, and more.