The Coggins Award will be presented to artist Lynn Millar on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 during a special reception at Stirling Guest Hotel. The reception will be held from 5:30-8:00 P.M with the award presented to Lynn at 6:45 pm. Tickets are available online: www.institute-of-arts.org or by calling the Institute at 610-376-1576.
Lynn Millar has been painting professionally in watercolor for over 30 years but also works in acrylic, pastel and casein. She describes her work as, “A constant exploration of my environment by color, design, texture and composition.”
Lynn has had paintings juried into shows as far west as Kansas and as far east as New York City. Her work has been included in exhibits at the Pennsylvania Watercolor Society, Baltimore Watercolor Society and the Philadelphia Water Color Society. It has also been juried into national competitions at the GoggleWorks, Banana Factory and Ambre Studio where she has won multiple placings including 1st place.
Lynn was a juried member at Gallery 20, West Reading and a signature member of Baltimore Watercolor Society and Philadelphia Watercolor Society.
The Coggins Award was established in 2006 to recognize artists who embrace the values Jack Coggins exhibited: creativity, innovation and service to the Institute and community. The recipient is chosen from nominations submitted by members of the artistic community.