Kimberley Zak receives Honorable Mention for Whitaker Foundation Fall 2018 Fine Art Scholarship

Kimberley M. Zak, a student at Boston University, has received an Honorable Mention Commendation from the received an Honorable Mention Commendation from the Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Fine Art Scholarship program for her watercolor, Don’t Itch.  Zak, whose hometown is Ranchos Palos Verde, California, is pursuing a dual degree in painting and psychology. […]

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Brendan Kenny – Winner of Fall 2018 Art History Scholarship

BRENDAN KENNY, who is majoring in fibers at Massachusetts College of Art and Design, has been awarded a $2,000 Art History scholarship from the Frederic and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Foundation. His essay describing the differences in the way the two renowned watercolor artists approached architecture was the winning entry in the Foundation’s Fall 2018 Art […]

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Winner of Fall 2018 Fine Art Scholarship Dawn LeAnne Taylor

Dawn LeAnne Taylor , a student at the Academy of Art University, has been awarded a $2,000 Fine Art Scholarship from the Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Foundation. Jurors were impressed with the depth of her skill and her understanding of the watercolor medium as shown in her watercolor Royal  Jelly, 2017. They felt […]

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2018 Fall Whitaker Fine Art Scholarship Winner Jeramiah Winston

Jeremiah Winston, a Stanford University student who switched from pre-med to fine art, has been awarded a $2,000 Fine Art scholarship from the Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Foundation. His watercolors “Love in Snow” and “Woman in White” impressed the jurors with the depth of his skill and his understanding of the watercolor medium. […]

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Carolyn Nordengren – Spring 2018 Scholarship Winner

Meet Carolyn Nordengren, a junior at the University of Missouri, Kansas City, who is majoring in Art History. We would like to congratulate Ms. Nordengren on being selected as one of three recipients of our Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Foundation Scholarships for the Spring 2018 term. You can read her essay and artist […]

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Rocio Sanchez-Nolasco – Spring 2018 Honorable Mention

Meet Rocio Sanchez-Nolasco, a junior at the University of California, Los Angeles, who is majoring in Art History. We would like to congratulate Ms. Sanchez-Nolasco on being selected as one of the three recipients of our Spring 2018 Honorable Mention Commendations for a Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Foundation Scholarship. You can read her essay […]

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Alissa Hashisaka – Spring 2018 Honorable Mention

Meet Alissa Hashisaka, a senior at Oregon State University, who is majoring in Art. We would like to congratulate Ms. Hashisaka on being selected as one of the three recipients of our Spring 2018 Honorable Mention Commendations for a Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Foundation Scholarship. You can see her artwork and artist statement below: […]

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Josefina De La Torre – Spring 2018 Honorable Mention

Meet Josefina De La Torre, a senior at Sacramento City College, who is majoring in Art History. We would like to congratulate Ms. De La Torre on being selected as one of the three recipients of our Spring 2018 Honorable Mention Commendations for a Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Foundation Scholarship. You can read her […]

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