Born in a crossfire hurricane in Chicago, Illinois, Pamela studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her cross-cultural work has exhibited extensively throughout Europe and America.
Pamela has lived and worked in the UK since 1989. After completing her BFA at Northern Illinois University in 1981, she studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, completing an MFA in Painting alongside the Art History Certificate Program in 1984. In 2014 she gained a Certificate of Botanical Art from the English Gardening School. Golden’s extensive world-wide exhibitions include a solo show at the Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, in 2004. Golden is a senior tutor at the Royal College of Art. She lives and works in London, England