Lydia Pettit

Burren College of Art Time, Space & Inspiration

Lydia Pettit

2015

Lydia Pettit is a painter who lives and works in Baltimore, Maryland. She attended the Maryland Institute college of Art to attain her BFA and shortly after graduation founded Platform Arts Center (PAC), a community of 15 affordable studios rented to emerging or low-income artists. She is also the Co-Director of Platform Gallery, housed on the first floor of PAC, a space with a focus on thought-provoking shows that question the relationship between artist, curator, and community as well as providing opportunities for Baltimore and regional artists to show their work.