Announcing the Contrasts that Complement Exhibition

The Whitaker Foundation proudly announces an exciting new exhibition celebrating the watercolor paintings of artists Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker. The exhibition, Contrasts That Complement, pairs selected watercolors by National Academicians and lifetime partners Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker, evoking a sometimes subtle and often dramatic dialogue between two celebrated artists. From the exquisitely detailed […]

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Maren Forsyth – Spring 2017 Scholarship Winner

Meet Maren Forsyth, a Senior at the University of New Hampshire, who is majoring in Art History. We would like to congratulate Ms. Forsyth on being selected as one of three recipients of our Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Foundation Scholarships for the Spring 2017 term. As part of the application process, Ms. Forysth was asked […]

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Abigail DeVizia – Spring 2017 Scholarship Winner

Meet Abigail DeVizia, a Senior at Kutztown University, who is majoring in Fine Arts. We would like to congratulate Ms. DeVizia on being selected as one of three recipients of our Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Foundation Scholarships for the Spring 2017 term: “As an undergraduate art student, I have spent a great deal of […]

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Xiaoyan Zhao – Spring 2017 Scholarship Winner

Meet Xiaoyan Zhao, a Senior at the California College of the Arts, who is majoring in Painting and Drawing. We would like to congratulate Ms. Zhao on being the first of our Whitaker Scholarship Alumni, to be selected for a second time as one of the Spring 2017 Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Foundation Scholarship recipients: […]

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Emily Bombere – Spring 2017 Honorable Mention

Meet Emily Bombere, a Junior at the University of Mary Washington, who is majoring in Studio Art/Business. We would like to congratulate Ms. Bombere on being selected as one of the two recipients of our Spring 2017 Honorable Mention Commendations for a Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Foundation Scholarship: “I am studying Studio Art and Business in […]

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Holly Mazzio – Spring 2017 Honorable Mention

Meet Holly Mazzio, a Senior at Kutztown University, who is majoring in Studio Art/Painting. We would like to congratulate Ms. Mazzio on being selected as one of the two recipients of our Spring 2017 Honorable Mention Commendations for a Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Foundation Scholarship: “If there is one thing I don’t need to be told twice, […]

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A Surprising Find from the Whitaker Photo Archives

There are times when an image crosses your desk, and it captures your attention, despite its rather ordinary composition. In this instance, that image arrived in the form of a small photo depicting an artist standing at the edge of a cliff, looking rather pleased with himself as he grasps the familiar leg of an […]

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Eleonor Botoman – Fall 2016 Scholarship Winner

Meet Eleonor Botoman, a freshman at Barnard College, who is majoring in English and Art History. We would like to congratulate Eleonor on being selected as one of three recipients of our Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Foundation Scholarships for the Fall 2016 term. As part of the application process, Eleonor was asked to submit an […]

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Carrie Taylor – Fall 2016 Scholarship Winner

Meet Carrie Taylor, a senior at Georgia State University, who is majoring in Studio Art. We would like to congratulate Carrie on being selected as one of three recipients of our Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Foundation Scholarships for the Fall 2016 term: [I am] only 6 classes shy of my B.F.A. degree, [and] […]

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