In 2013, Lynne Avadenka was a Visiting Fellow of the University of Michigan Institute for the Humanities, and a Visiting Artist at Susquehanna University, in Pennsylvania. Avadenka was one of four inaugural Fellows of the American Academy in Jerusalem in 2011 and in 2010 she was invited to participate in a Factory/Artist Exchange at Bullseye Glass in Portland, Oregon. Avadenka was awarded a Kresge Fellowship in 2009. She has received individual artist grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Michigan Council on Art and Cultural Affairs.

Avadenka’s work is exhibited widely and is in the permanent collections
of these selected institutions: The New York Public Library; The Jewish Museum, NY; The Detroit Institute of Arts, The British Library, London;
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem; The Library of Congress, The Meermano Museum, The Hague, The Netherlands; as well as collections including General Motors, Detroit; Doubleday Publishing, NY; Compuware, Detroit.