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artist , educator

James Stephen Toogood, American artist, educator. Named Best in Show, Philadelphia Sketch Club, 2005, New Jersey Watercolor Society, 2006, KentDayCoes Memorial award, Allied Artist, American, 2007. Member of National Watercolor Society, American Watercolor Society (Artists Magazine award 1990), Pennsylvania Academy Fellowship Alumni.

Background

Toogood, James Stephen was born on September 26, 1954 in Camden, New Jersey, United States. Son of James William and Margaret B. Toogood.

Education

Student, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1973—1976.

Career

Board directors, exhibition chair Philadelphia Watercolor Club, 1985—1988. Instructor Mainline Art Center, Haverford, 1994—2000, Perkins Center for the Arts, Moorestown, New Jersey, since 1998, Somerset Art Association, Bedminster, 2000—2004, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, since 2002, National Academy Design, New York City, since 2007. Artist-in-residence Masterworks Foundation, Hamilton, Bermuda, 2002.

Membership

Member of National Watercolor Society, American Watercolor Society (Artists Magazine award 1990), Pennsylvania Academy Fellowship Alumni.

Connections

Married Eileen Frances Monaghan.

father:
James William

mother:
Margaret B. Toogood

spouse:
Eileen Frances Monaghan.