Nathan Lewis is an Assistant Professor of Art at Sacred Heart University. He received his MFA in painting from Tufts University and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. He received his BFA in drawing and painting from Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts in Old Lyme, Connecticut. He also studied at the Florence Academy of Art in Italy and independently in St. Petersburg, Russia. Professor Lewis’ work has been exhibited nationally and internationally. His work is in private collections in New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, California, Russia, and India. Recent exhibitions include "The Blessed Isles-Paintings of Nathan Lewis" at Jack the Pelican Presents in New York, “Full Circle” at the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, "the 19th Drawing Show," at the Mills Gallery in Boston, and "Speak to Me: the Connecticut Biennial" at the Mattatuck Museum of Art. He has consistently participated in solo and group exhibitions at galleries and universities throughout the Northeast. His paintings have been on the cover of numerous books and journals, and his work was included in films shown at the Cannes and Sundance Film festivals. Nathan’s work has been published and reviewed by the Boston Globe, the New York Press, International Artist, New Haven Magazine, the New Haven Advocate, the New Haven Register, Big Red and Shiny, the Hartford Courant, the Republican American, and the New York Times. Professor Lewis has been awarded tenure at Sacred Heart University as of the Fall 2013.
‘The Spirit of SHU’ Unveiled in New Edgerton Center Gallery, Sacred Heart University News Story (2013)
Art & Design Professor Nathan Lewis’ 18’x6’2” mural, The Spirit of SHU, was unveiled in...