Summer Spotlight, Brian Higgins
Within the past twenty-five years, Higgins’ paintings have been juried into over a hundred major national shows and twenty museum exhibitions in forty- seven states. His work has received fourteen prestigious awards, been featured in several shows (two in NYC) and is in public and private collections in more than eighteen states and the UK.
Higgins, who studied at Boston’s Emerson College, Museum of Fine Arts, and at the Motion Picture School, Ft. Monmouth, NJ. has been painting, primarily in pastels, for more than twenty-five years. He is listed in Who’s Who in American Art, Who’s Who in America and Davenport’s Art Index. His work has been reviewed in several major Sunday newspapers and “Featured Artist” sections.
Brian Higgins is an elected member of: Academic Artists Association, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, Degas Pastel Society, Oil Pastel Association, and the Pastel Society of America.