The following information was submitted by the artist:
Nelson Ziegler (1941-) A graduate of Butera School of Art and Northwestern Academy of Watercolor.
He has studied with Murray Wentworth N.A, Carlton Plummer A.W.S, and Don Stone N.A.
Working in both oil and watercolor Nelson finds nature with its changing seasons and moods a constant inspiration, and stimulating challenge.
He has participated in numerous juried exhibitions in New York including Allied Artists, American Artists Professional League, Salmagundi Club, Knickerbocker Artists, National Arts Club, Hudson Valley Arts Association, as well as Adirondack National Watercolor Exhibition, Faces of America (a national watercolor portrait show), Old Forge N.Y., Academic Artists Association, Springfield Arts League, Springfield, MA, Guild of Boston Artists, Copley Society, Boston, MA, North Shore Arts Association, Gloucester, MA.
He has won the Gold Medal for watercolor at the American Artists Professional League, Honorable Mention-The Artist’s Magazine annual competition as well as many national and regional awards.
A member of the New England Watercolor Society, Tennessee Watercolor Society, National Watercolor Society, and the Northshore Art Association.
Nelson’s works are in many private and corporate collections throughout the country.