Kresge Artist Fellowship 


Vamp and Tramp Booksellers 

Living Under Water 



Intimations, solo exhibition, K. Oss Contemporary Art; Detroit, Michigan

Sylvia Fishman HBI Research Award; Hadassah Brandeis Institute, Brandeis University

Paperworks, Charach Gallery; West Bloomfield, Michigan

AI: More Than Human; The Barbican Center, London; The Groninger Forum, Groningen, Netherlands; World Museum Liverpool;
OCT Art & Design Gallery, Shenzhen, China

Living Under Water, The Jerusalem Biennale; Jerusalem, Israel

For the Love of Letterpress, Bloomsbury Publishing (work selected for inclusion)


Residency, Beit Venezia; Venice, Italy (Living Under Water Project)

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Juror, Paperworks; The Scarab Club, Detroit, Michigan


Micol De Pas, (Joi Magazine, November 19, 2018), Global Warming, Il Lavor di cinque artisti

RIA (Italian Public Television, November, 2018) Artisti du Acqua (Artists on the Water)

Jenna Weisman Joselit (The Forward, June 11, 2016), Lynne Avadenka’s Triumph of the Imagination

Rebecca Miller (Boxcar Press, February 15, 2016), Printing in the Mitten: An Interview with Lynne Avadenka

Sarah Rose Sharp (Hyperallergic, February 22, 2016) Books That Break With Traditional Bindings

Sarah Rose Sharp (Essay'd, February 2, 2015), Essay'd

Jonathan Goodman (The Brooklyn Rail, September 8, 2015) Type As Image

John Carlos Cantu (The Ann Arbor News, May 10, 2013), Institute for the Humanities exhibit explores intersection of text and image


Opulence: Not Everything That Glitters is Gold; Center for Book Arts, New York, NY

Motor City Icon: The Spirit of Detroit; Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum, Saginaw, Michigan

Detroit Sequential, curated by Ryan Standfest, Signal-Return, Detroit

Amplify & Multiply, Coburn Gallery, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, Colorado

Art @ The Max II, curated by Steve Panton, Orchestra Hall, Detroit