Artist

Megan Lawlor

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MEGAN LAWLOR

American b.1960 Teaneck, New Jersey | Raised, Manasquan, New Jersey

Lives and works: North Wales, Pennsylvania

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EDUCATION

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Moore College of Art and Design

Chestnut Hill College (studio)

Early study with Ted Goerschner, N.A., Point Pleasant, NJ

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Ongoing Installation @ The Irish Center/Commodore Barry Club, Philadelphia, PA, "Ireland's Patriots", 16 Portraits by Megan Lawlor, The Barry Room

EXHIBITIONS

2017:

Greenbank Paints: 30th Anniversary Juried Plein Air, Greenbank Mill & Philips Farm, Wilmington DE

Plein Air Plus, Lambertville Historical Society, Lambertville, NJ

"Your City, Your Town, Your Neighborhood", The Plein Air Show, HIghlandtown Gallery, Baltimore, MD

Plein Air Brandywine Valley, Juried Winterthur Museum Garden and Library, Wilmington DE

FAME 2017, The Fellowship Annual Members Juried Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2017 Plein Air Plus Juried Paint Out & "Island Life" Exhibition, Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences (LBIF), Loveladies, NJ  

19th Annual National Juried Competition - Works on Paper 2017, Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences (LBIF), Loveladies, NJ 

Plein Air Easton Quick Draw, Easton, MD 

Chestnut Hill Juried Plein Air Competition, Chestnut Hill, PA 

Plein Air Juried Paint Out, Whitemarsh Art Center, Conshohocken, PA  

Paint the Town Quick Draw, River Arts Gallery, Chestertown, MD  

Annual Spring Gala Juried Exhibition, Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA  

Art of the Flower Annual Juried Exhibition, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA  

Paint Out Chadds Ford Plein Air 2017 Juried Exhibition, Chadds Ford Historical Society, Chadds Ford, PA  

Annual Domenic DiStefano Memorial Works on Paper Juried Exhibition, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA

2016: 

BAC Juried Exhibit at the Spring Lake Theater, Spring Lake, NJ

Plein Air Brandywine Valley, Juried  Winterthur Museum Garden and Library, Wilmington, DE

'Living Artist's', New Hope Historical Society Juried Art Show, New Hope Arts, New Hope, PA 

Chestnut Hill Juried Plein Air Competition, Chestnut Hill, PA  

Plein Air Juried Paint Out, Whitemarsh Art Center, Conshohocken, PA  

 First Annual Juried Bucks County Plein Air Festival, Historic Bucks County, PA 

Annual Spring Gala Juried Exhibition, Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA  

153rd Annual Juried Exhibition of Small Oil Paintings, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA  

Gold Light Gallery, Murdoch Art Juried Show, Gold Light Gallery, New Hope, PA  

Philadelphia Artists, Philadelphia Actors...Remember 1916 in Art and Words, The Commodore Barry Club / The Irish Center, Philadelphia, PA 

Annual Domenic DiStefano Memorial Works on Paper Juried Exhibition, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA 

2015

Oil Painters of America (OPA) Paint Out, Lambertville, NJ 

 Manasquan Art Walk, Main Street Gallery, Manasquan, NJ  

Chestnut Hill Plein Air Juried Competition, Chestnut Hill, PA  

103rd Members' Medal Exhibition, The Plastic Club Studio and Gallery, Philadelphia, PA  

152nd Annual Juried Exhibition of Small Oil Paintings, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA  

Annual Spring Gala Juried Exhibition, Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA  

Critters & Beasts, The Plastic Club Studio and Gallery, Philadelphia, PA  

Domenic DiStefano Memorial Works on Paper Juried Exhibition, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA  

Annual New Members Show, The Plastic Club Studio and Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2014: 

Benefit for Ballet X Exhibition, (by invitation), Bridgette MAYER Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 

Philadanco Benefit Juried Art Exhibition, *First Place Award, PSC Medal, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA 

151st Annual Juried Exhibition of Small Oil Paintings, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA  

Annual Juried Student Exhibition, CE Programs, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA  

Art of the Flower Juried Exhibition, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA  

Small...but not restricted, Juried (Bridgette Mayer, Bridgett MAYER Gallery) Alumni Exhibition, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA  

Annual Domenic DiStefano Memorial Works of Paper Juried Exhibition, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA

2013

ARTnude Philly '13 Juried Exhibition, James Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia, PA  

'Draw the Dance', PAFA & Pennsylvania Ballet II, Louise Reed Center for Dance, Philadelphia, PA  

150th Annual Juried Exhibition of Small Oil Paintings, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA

2009, 2010, 2011: Annual Juried Student Exhibition, CE Programs, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

1988: Annual Student Painting Exhibition, Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia, PA

1979, 1980: Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA

AFFILIATIONS: 

American Women Artists 

Portrait Society of America/Cecilia Beaux Forum 

MAPAPA (Middle Atlantic Plein Air Painters Association) 

Moore College of Art & Design Alumnae Association 

FPAFA (Fellowship of Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts)

AWARDS

First Place and PSC Medal, 2014 Philadanco Benefit Art Exhibition, Philadelphia Sketch Club. *Jurors: Nelson Shanks, Founder, Studio Incamminatti, Cecelia Fitzgibbon, Pres., Moore College of Art & Design, Lisa Tremper Hanover, CEO, The Michener Museum

TEACHING EXPERIENCE: 

1984-1985 Moore College of Art: Drawing and Life Drawing, YAW and Continuing Education Programs

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

NEWS Lambertville Paint Out, Verizon Fios1 News-New Jersey, NJ Arts  FiOS1news.com October 19, 2015 | Artists take to the Streets @ Chestnut Hill's Plein Air Festival  newsworks.org June 15, 2015