Neal Hughes is a graduate of The Philadelphia College of Art (University of the Arts) and resides in the historic town
of Medford , New Jersey .
A former illustrator, Neal has been painting professionally for over 35 years. His work has been accepted into many local and national juried exhibitions. He is a Fellow of the American Society of Marine Artists, a signature member of Oil Painters of America, a member of the Salmagundi Club, American Impressionist Society, National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society and the Mid Atlantic Plein Air Painters Association.
Awards include a Gold Medal and Best Associate Award of Excellence from Oil Painters of America, Best Landscape from the National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society, Artists Choice Award and First Place at the Cape Ann Plein Air Festival and An Award of Excellence from the Portrait Society of America.
American Society of Marine Artists
Oil Painters of America