photograph by Jim Rohrer
American, b. 1974
Megan Hinton’s paintings and works on paper have been exhibited throughout North America. Hinton holds degrees from Ohio Wesleyan University, The School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, and New York University. Hinton has been awarded artist residencies from The Women’s Studio Workshop, The Vermont Studio Center, Nantucket Island School of Design, and Les Amis de la Grande Vigne in Brittany, France. She has been the recipient of two local Massachusetts Cultural Council grants for recent exhibitions where she lives in Wellfleet, Massachusetts at Preservation Hall and The Harbor Stage Company. In 2014 Megan’s paintings appeared in a featured article in Provincetown Arts Magazine. Her work was recently featured in an exhibition at the Artists Association of Nantucket called Nantucket Moderns, Contemporary Art 1945-2013. Her paintings are included in the permanent collections of The Cape Cod Museum of Art, The Provincetown Art Association and Museum, and The Artists Association of Nantucket. Megan is a published art writer, art educator, avid traveler, and admirer of the ocean.