Carrie megan botanical art

 
 

About The Artist

 

Carrie Megan has a Certificate in Botanical Art & Illustration from the Wellesley College Friends of Horticulture, where she currently teaches. She has exhibited in numerous national and international juried shows, including The Beauty of Botanicals 2016 at the OA Gallery, the 12th, 15th, 16th, 17th & 18th Annual International American Society of Botanical Artists Exhibitions in 2009,  2012 (Ursus Award for Merit), 2013, 2014 & 2015 respectively, the 2015 & 2016 Danforth Art Annuals, The 17th & 18th Filoli Annual Botanical Art Exhibitions in 2015 & 2016, Green Currency at The NY Botanical Garden in 2011 (Honorable Mention), the 69th Annual Audubon Artists Exhibition in 2011 (Honorary John M. Angelini Award in Watercolor) and the 99th Annual Allied Artists of America (the Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts Graphic Award) in 2012.


Her work has also been exhibited widely with the New England Society of Botanical Artists and she has had two solo exhibitions, Botanical Interpretations, at the Wellesley Free Library in Wellesley, MA in 2008 followed by Botanical Explorations at the Newton Free Library in Newton, MA in 2010.


An upcoming exhibit of original drawings and prints is scheduled for Oct. 14 - Nov. 5, 2016 at the Page Waterman Gallery in Wellesley, MA.


Her work is in the permanent collection of the Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation as well as numerous private collections.


Carrie Megan is a member of the American Society of Botanical Artists, the New England Society of Botanical Artists and Wellesley Women Artisans. She was a featured artist in the Summer 2008 issue of Wellesley Weston magazine: www.wellesleywestonmagazine.com. Interviews about her work in the 15th, 16th, 17th & 18th Annual International Juried American Society of Botanical Artists Exhibitions can be seen at: www.asba-art.org/article/15th-annual-interview-carrie-megan www.asba-art.org/article/16th-annual-carrie-megan and www.asba-art.org/article/17th-annual-backstory-carrie-megan https://www.asba-art.org/article/18th-annual-backstory-carrie-megan