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Elizabeth Awalt, Female Artists, Abstract Art, Expressionism

Elizabeth Awalt (American, b. 1956) grew up in Baltimore, Maryland and moved to Boston to attend Boston College. As an undergraduate, she studied Fine Arts at Boston College where she returned to teach and became a tenured professor. She received her MFA degree at the University of Pennsylvania, followed by several fellowships including the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, Yaddo, and MacDowell and the Millay Colony. She has been the recipient of both a Massachusetts Artists Fellowship in Painting and an Individual Artist Grant in Painting from the National Endowment of the Arts.

Awalt has exhibited widely, with a solo show at the Danforth Museum and numerous group exhibitions, including the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, the Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art in Ridgefield, Connecticut, the Decordova Museum in Lincoln, Massachusetts, and the McMullen Museum of Art in Boston. Her work is in the collections of the Danforth, Decordova, Rose, Snite, and McMullen Art Museums, and in corporate collections nationwide.


April 07 - May 04, 2017

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