Linda Armstrong received her BFA from the Atlanta College of Art and her MFA from Georgia State University. She attended Yale at Norfolk summer program on a fellowship.
Ms. Armstrong has been the recipient of artist residencies at ComPeung Center in Chiang Mai, Thailand; Takt Kunstprojektraum, Berlin, Germany; the Sanskriti Foundation, New Delhi, India; Caversham Centre for Artists and Writers Program, South Africa; the Hambidge Center for Creative-Arts in Rabun Gap, GA and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Sweet Briar, VA.
She has been the recipient of numerous grants and fellowships including the Southern Arts Federation/National Endowment for the Arts, Fulton County Arts Council, and the City of Atlanta Bureau of Cultural Affairs.
She has had one-person exhibitions at Kunstraum Tapir, Berlin, Germany, the Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, the Institute of Ecology at the University of Georgia, the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, the Spruill Gallery, Converse College, Martha Berry College, Rome, GA, Ybor Art Gallery, Hillsborough Community College, Tampa, FL and Sandler Hudson Gallery, Atlanta, GA.
She has been included in numerous group exhibitions, including, ‘Copy Cat Art’, Franklin Furnace, NYC, ‘Still Water’ at Agnes Scott College and ‘Drawn in Georgia: works on paper from the MOCA GA permanent collection’.
Her work is included in the Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport collection.
Since 1993 Linda Armstrong has taught Sculpture at Emory University’s Art History Department.