• The Art Students League of New York, New York, NY 2005-2007
  • University of Massachusetts, Graduate Fine Arts Department, Amherst, MA 2004-05
  • Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY, Bachelors of Art, 1994-98
  • Walnut Hill School for the Arts, Natick, MA


  • All the King’s Horses, REDSEA gallery, Singapore 2018 (solo)
  • Singapore Contemporary Art Fair, Singapore, 2017
  • Asia Contemporary Art Fair, Hong Kong, 2016
  • Singapore Contemporary Art Fair, Singapore, 2015
  • Miaja Gallery, selected group show, singapore, 2015
  • art equity presents, FUSION, selected group show, the american club, singapore, 2015
  • art silicon valley/san francisco, selected group show, susan eley gallery, san mateo, CA 2015
  • “course change”, susan eley fine art, new york, new york, 2014 SOLO
  • Selected for the HBO series, “Too Big To Fail” 2010
  • Trumans, selected group show, New York, New York 2009
  • MANIN, selected group show, Cielo, New York, New York, 2008
  • Poon Productions, mural commission, New York, New York 2007
  • The Pathos of Ecstasy, Selected group show, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA 2007
  • Tower 49, Selected Group Show, New York, NY 2007
  • Group Show, The Art Students League Gallery, New York, NY, 2006
  • NACUL Center Gallery, Recent Paintings, Amherst, MA, 2005, SOLO
  • Studio 14, Asian Fusion Gallery, New York, NY, 2005
  • New York Academy of Art, New York, NY, 2001
  • Take Home a Nude, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY, 1999
  • A*Space Gallery, Bronxville, NY, 1998
  • The L Café Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 1998, SOLO

Many of Lydia’s paintings are in private individual collections throughout the US, UK and Asia.

Lydia Janssen is represented by the Susan Eley Fine Art Gallery, New York, NY
and also represented by the REDSEA Gallery in Singapore