American, b. 1974
Megan Hinton is a visual artist based in Wellfleet, Massachusetts. Hinton assembles materials in painting, printmaking, sculpture, and photography to reassemble personal and public narratives. Megan is currently a Master of Fine Arts candidate in Interdisciplinary Studio Art at Mills College in Oakland, California where they have received a nomination by faculty for The Dedalus Foundation Fellowship in Painting and Sculpture. Their work has recently been shown at AMP Gallery in Provincetown, SOMArts Cultural Center in San Francisco and The State University of New York Adirondack Visual Art Gallery. In 2019 Hinton was awarded The Murphy Cadogan Scholarship from the San Francisco Foundation and an artist residency from 20 Summers in Provincetown. Additional residency fellowships have been awarded from The Women’s Studio Workshop, Les Amis De La Grande Vigne in Brittany, France, and Frans Masereel Centrum, an International Printmaking Center in Belgium. Megan is also an art writer, educator, curator and lecturer.