Lydia Boss is an interdisciplinary artist whose work investigates themes of identity, time, and nature. She graduated with a BFA from Bowling Green State University in 2012. She has also studied at Pilchuck Glass School and the International Glass School in Novy Bor, Czech Republic. Boss has exhibited her work internationally and currently lives and works in Seattle, Washington.
Boss' work engages with the seen and the unseen. Surfaces and experiences are both manipulated by her pieces, through which the viewer is encouraged to have a heightened awareness of themselves and their surroundings. Her works explore landscapes that are both physical and metaphorical. Much of Boss' art is an exploration of the world, as seen through its reflections.
Lydia Boss has a diverse professional background rooted in teaching, curating, creative programming, and nonprofit administration. She has a long history as a teaching artist, often working with underserved communities and at-risk youth.