biography of Winifred Watkins HAGGART (1911-?)

Birth place: Albany, NY

Addresses: Pittsburgh, PA

Profession: Educator, painter

Studied: Syracuse Univ. (B.F.A.); Univ. Penn. School Art (M.F.A.); PAFA; Univ. Pittsburgh Grad. School.

Exhibited: 11 Pittsburgh AA Ann., 1936-47, Pittsburgh Artists Exhib. Paintings, 1938 & Exhib. Western Penn. Artists, Carnegie Gals., 1942. Awards: purchase awards, One Hundred Friends Pittsburgh Art, 1937 & 1938; Thouron Prize, PAFA, 1942.

Member: College Art Assn. Am.; Kentucky Guild Artists & Craftsmen.

Work: two oils in collection One Hundred Friends Pittsburgh Art." Commissions: portraits of founder of sem., Dr. Rowe, commissioned by alumnae, 1944 & Margaret Durham Roby & Dalmation, commissioned by H. Russell Roby, 1947, Southern Sem. Jr. College & Plato Durham, commissioned by Robert Lee Durham, Univ. North Carolina, 1946."

Comments: Preferred medium: oil. Positions: delegate, U.S. Nat. Commission for UNESCO Fourth Nat. Conference, Univ. Minnesota, St. Paul, 1953. Teaching: Southern Sem. Jr. College, 1942-46, 1956-58; Virginia Commonwealth Univ., 1947-50; Georgetown College, 1950-52.