Lyndsay graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 1999 from Whanganui Polytechnic. Lyndsay has exhibited widely both in New Zealand and internationally. His work is held in public and private collections including Te Papa Tongarewa Museum of New Zealand and The New Dowse. He has been twice a finalist in the Australasian Ranamok Glass Prize and a recipient of the prestigious Thomas Glass Award by the New Zealand Dowse. Lyndsay was also engaged with the production glassware for “The Hobbit” trilogy of movies in early 2000.