My name is Crystal Lyon. I am an artist and creative advocate. 

My mission: 

  • To find and transform spaces into creative space.

  • Find, encourage and educate artists and creatives to build a stronger, supportive network.

  • Envision and execute creative experiences for the greater community. 

  • Collaborate on creative projects across disciplines

  • Consult on project planning and management

  • Make more art

Creative day jobs and professional experience:

  • Adjunct Instructor at SUNY Cortland teaching Multi Media I Fall 2019

  • Adjunct Instructor as a specialized tutor in digital media and art at Tompkins Cortland Community College.

  • House Manager at Cortland Repertory Theatre. 

  • Freelance artist and designer


  • Associate in Graphic Design from Tompkins Cortland Community College in Dryden, New York

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in New Media Design from the State University of New York at Cortland in Cortland, New York

  • Master of Fine Art in Motion Picture and Television with a concentration in Production Design from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, California.