Norman Lundin

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25 Birds: Wetlands, 2007 Oil On Canvas 40 X 66 Inches © Norman Lundin, Koplin Del Rio Gallery
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landscape, research, figurative, gallery





Norman Lundin is Professor Emeritus of Art at the University of Washington. He grew up in Chicago and received his bachelor’s degree at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Lundin earned his MFA at the University of Cincinnati, and did postgraduate work at the University of Oslo in Norway. He has received numerous awards for painting, including a Fulbright Fellowship, a National Endowment for the Arts Visual Artists Fellowship, a Ford Foundation Grant to travel in the former Soviet Union and a Tiffany Foundation Award for Painting. At the UW, he also was a Royalty Research Fund Scholar and Graduate Research Professor. His work is included in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art and the Brooklyn Museum in New York; the Corcoran Gallery in Washington, D.C.; the Art Institute of Chicago; the Seattle Art Museum; the Tacoma Art Museum, the Achenbach Foundation of the Palace of the Legion of Honor in San Francisco; and the Yale University Art Gallery, among others. Early in his career he was Assistant to the Director of the Cincinnati Art Museum. He has curated exhibitions for the Frye Art Museum in Seattle and Koplin Del Rio Gallery in Los Angeles. Norman Lundin has been a visiting artist at many universities and has had more than sixty solo exhibitions.