2016 Artists Overview

Tom Lynch

Lincoln, Nebraska

Tom Lynch has been the invited "guest artist" for many art exhibitions including Sedona Plein Air Festival. Named one of the nation’s top twenty art teachers as well as one of the nation's premier watercolorists, Mr. Lynch is author of seven books and host of several award winning PBS TV Art Series. He acted as the National Art Materials Trade Association spokesperson, and continues to be the international spokesperson for many leading art material manufacturers. Tom is currently featured on the new cable TV channel Visual Arts Network, and in 2007 he became the CMO and featured artist for Art Academy Live (the leading on-line education source). Tom was honored in the American Embassy in Paris, France with a one-man exhibition.


His list of credentials include: two Lifetime Achievement Awards and Signature Membership in many national watercolor societies, election into the illustrious Society of American Impressionists, as well as a listing in Who's Who in American Art. Some of Mr. Lynch’s numerous awards include: The Municipal Art League of Chicago Award of Excellence, Landscape Artist of the Year, and he was the first American selected for Honorary Membership in the Canadian Watercolor Society. He has been the featured artist for the Men's, Women's and Seniors U. S. Open Golf Championships and several PGA events and tournaments. Many of his paintings are available in Limited Edition prints and are included in private and corporate collections throughout the world.