Pam Lins

Adjunct Professor

Pam Lins refers to her work primarily as sculpture. Through it she contemplates the social and psychological with regard to material, process and approach. In addition to sculpture, her range of adoptive methods includes painting, gardening and fiction writing. Lins' work has been shown in Europe, Canada and the US. In New York her work has been exhibited at the Brooklyn Museum of Art, White Columns, Artists Space, Momenta Art, Art in General, Sculpture Center and Socrates Sculpture Park.

Lins has taught 3D Design, Sculpture and Drawing at the Cooper Union School of Art. She has also taught at Princeton, the Fashion Institute of Technology and numerous other institutions. Lins was an Artist in Residence in the Downtown Studio Program, a division of the New School University.

Projects & Links

  • Founded by inventor, industrialist and philanthropist Peter Cooper in 1859, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art offers education in art, architecture and engineering, as well as courses in the humanities and social sciences.

  • “My feelings, my desires, my hopes, embrace humanity throughout the world,” Peter Cooper proclaimed in a speech in 1853. He looked forward to a time when, “knowledge shall cover the earth as waters cover the great deep.”

  • From its beginnings, Cooper Union was a unique institution, dedicated to founder Peter Cooper's proposition that education is the key not only to personal prosperity but to civic virtue and harmony.

  • Peter Cooper wanted his graduates to acquire the technical mastery and entrepreneurial skills, enrich their intellects and spark their creativity, and develop a sense of social justice that would translate into action.