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Winston Hough, American Artist. Recipient Birmingham Alabama Watercolor Society award, 1958, Best of Oils, Best of Acriylics, Rockport Public, 1996, Best of Show, Bucktown Art Festival, 1997; Daniell Vandergrift scholar, 1952; Huntington Hartford Foundation fellow, 1959. Member Chicago Artists Coalition.


Hough, Winston was born on July 12, 1928 in Hartford, Michigan, United States. Son of Elbert Vere and Dorris Elizabeth Hough.


Bachelor of Fine Arts, School of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, 1953;Master of Arts, Northeastern Illinois U., 1971.


Assistant professor art, Virginia Commonwealth U., Richmond, 1956-1962;lecturer art, University of Illinois, Chicago, 1964-1965;teacher, City Colls. Chicago, 1969-1990;

teacher art department Virginia Commonwealth U., 1956-1962. Guest lecturer art department University of Illinois, Chicago, State University Illinois, 1963-1964.


  • Other Work

    • One person shows include South Bend Art Center, 1954, Morris Gallery, New York City, 1957, Palmer House Galleries, 1959, I.F.A. Gallery, Washington, 1961, Paul Theobald Book Store Art Gallery, 1978, Concordia University Ferguson Gallery, 1987, Beverly Arts Center, Pillsbury Concourse Gallery, 1988, Art Reach Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, 1990. Exhibited in group shows Exhibition Momentum, 1953, Art Institute Chicago, 1955, Valentine Museum, 1957-1958, 60, Virginia Artist, 1959, Virginia Museum Fine Arts, Winston-Salem Gallery of Fine Arts, 1958-1968, Robert Horn Gallery, New York City, 1961, Roko Gallery, New York City, 1964, I.F.A. Gallery, 1961-1983, Evanston Art Center, 1973, Benjamin Galleries, 1975, Mclean County Art Center, Bloomington, 1987-1995, 4th Presbyterian Church, 1989. Represented in public collections Midwest Stock Exchange Service Corporation, Champion Federal Savings and Loan.


Member Chicago Artists Coalition.


Married Joan Gimse, October 23, 1954 (divorced June 1985). Married Alice Christine Daly, November 30, 1985. Children: Elliott Vere, Geoffrey Winston, Elise Ingrid, Roderick Garret.

Elbert Vere

Dorris Elizabeth Hough

Joan Gimse

Alice Christine Daly

Elliott Vere Hough

Geoffrey Winston Hough

Elise Ingrid Hough

Roderick Garret Hough