Lynn Goodpasture (b. 1950, Montclair, New Jersey) attended the Corcoran School of the Arts and Design and participated in a residency at the Athens School of Fine Arts. She has taught at the Smithsonian's Cooper Hewitt Museum. Goodpasture creates large-scale art, often exploring the natural world, for public and private spaces. Among her numerous commissions are site-specific artworks fabricated in glass, mosaic, metal, stone and tile for exterior and interior environments at schools, hospitals, libraries, transportations centers, public gardens, and private homes throughout the United States.