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Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Saturday opening at Windsor Art Center: Nathan Lewis & Lea Ann Cogswell

Windsor Art Center
40 Mechanic St., Windsor, (860) 688-2528
Nathan Lewis & Lea Ann Cogswell
Sept. 25—Nov. 6, 2010.
Opening reception: Sat., Sept. 25, 5—7 p.m.
Artist Talk: Sat., Oct. 9, 1:30 p.m.

Press release

An exhibition of work by Nathan Lewis and Lea Ann Cogswell will open on Sat., Sept. 25 with a reception from 5—7 PM. There will be a preview for members only starting at 4:30.

Nathan Lewis is a California born painter and installation artist. He received his MFA from Tufts University and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. He also studied at the Florence Academy of Art in Italy and in St. Petersburg, Russia. His work has been exhibited both nationally and internationally in museums, galleries, and universities. His work is in private collections in New York, CT, MA, CA, Russia, and India. Lewis' paintings have been on the cover of numerous books and journals and his work was included in films shown at the Cannes and Sundance Film festivals. His work has been published and reviewed by the Boston Globe, the New York Press, International Artist, The New Haven Register, The New Haven Advocate, Big Red and Shiny, and the New York Times. He is currently a tenure track Assistant Professor of Art at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT.

Lea Ann Cogswell holds a BFA University of Texas, Austin in Sculpture and Drawing. She has taught privately at FVAC and as Artist in Residence, NBAL. She has received national awards for sculpture and drawing. Her work is in the permanent collection of the New Britain Museum of American Art. Lea Ann is on the board of directors of the CT Society of sculptors and teaches at the West Hartford Art League.

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