Lyndsay Patterson graduated in 1999 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Wanganui Polytechnic.
Lyndsay is well a known maker of contemporary NZ glass and is represented by galleries in each of the main centers of New Zealand. He also has representation in Australia and Hong Kong. His work is held in public and private collections including Te Papa Tongarewa and The Dowse. He has twice been a finalist in the prestigious Ranamok Glass Prize, an Australian-based glass competition.
He is a recent past President of the New Zealand Society of Artists in Glass (NZSAG). In this capacity, Lyndsay represented New Zealand glass artists in Denmark at the opening of Southern Exposure a Survey of New Zealand Glass in 2004.
"I am fascinated by glass, its rich traditions, its endless possibilities and the challenge working with hot glass always presents."