Douglas Paul Morgan
Douglas Paul Morgan was born
in Columbus, Ohio in 1948. He was educated at the University
of Dayton and the Academy of Art College in San Francisco, California.
In addition to his work as a fine artist, he has taught at the
renowned Academy of Art College in the graduate and the under
graduate departments. Morgan has won numerous awards for his
paintings, nationally and on the west coast, including California
Art Club exhibitions and Artist's magazine Annual Competitions.
In 1996 and 1997, he was accepted into the Annual Arts for the
Parks competition. In 2003, he was awarded the second place jury
award at the prestigious Napa Valley Museum Biennial Plein Air
Painting Exhibition in Napa, California. He was profiled in the
1996 issue of American Artist magazine, the December 2000 issue
of the Artist's Magazine, Southwest Art magazine's 2002 May and
June editions, Art of the West May/June 2004 Edition and in the
book, Best of Flower painting II, published by Northlight Books
in 1999. In 2005 his paintings were published in two new books
by International Artist, 100 Ways to Paint People and Figures,
Volume 2 and 100 Ways to Paint Still Life and Forms, Volume 2.
Douglas Paul Morgan is a Signature
member of the Society of Western Artists, New Mexico Plein Air
and the Oil Painters of America. He is an Artist Member of the
California Art Club where he serves on the Board of Directors
as well as Co-Chair of the Northern California, chapter.