• Jo-Anne Bates, Tina Williams Brewer & Thaddeus Mosley
  • Cynthia Cooley
  • Kathleen Zimbicki
  • Jane Haskell
  • MVA Names
  • Tina Williams Brewer
  • Rise Nagin
  • Chuck Olson
  • David Lewis
  • Gary Jurysta
  • Marjorie Shipe
  • Mark Perrott
  • Tadao Arimoto
  • Paul Zelevansky
  • Constance Merriman

Master Visual Artists VI

This sixth exhibition of artists, whose works and contributions to the arts in the Western Pennsylvania Region reflect a lifetime of outstanding achievements, was held at the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts in 2013. See a selection of each artist’s works, along with links to their websites.

2013 MVA Artist Videos

Spend time in the studios of the ten celebrated Master Visual Artists, with in-depth and intimate interviews documenting their creative journeys and processes.

Previous Exhibitions

Revisit previous honored masters and learn more about Western Pennsylvania’s wealth of talent. Watch a video retrospective featuring the works of sixty masters.

MVA Artists Exhibitions and News

Jo-Anne Bates, Tina Williams Brewer, Thaddeus Mosley Exhibit
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MVA honorees Jo-Anne Bates (1998), Tina Williams Brewer (2013), and Thaddeus Mosley (1993), are among regional artists exhibiting in Exposure: Black Voices in the Arts, “an exhibition that calls attention to the absence of black voices, culture, and experiences in art institutions, all … Read More

Cynthia Cooley: Pittsburgh Memories
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Cynthia Cooley, 1998 MVA – Pittsburgh Memories, borelli-edwards gallery, opening November 21 Exhibition opens Saturday, November 21, from 1-6 p.m., and runs through December 31, borelli-edwards gallery. Cynthia is a 1998 MVA honoree. for more information visit begalleries.com

Kathleen Cochran Zimbicki: 45 Years of Color
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Kathleen Cochran Zimbicki, 2008 MVA, is Honored with a Retrospective Exhibition at SAMA 2008 MVA honoree, Kathleen Zimbicki, is again honored with a retrospective, 45 Years of Color at Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, from May 15, through December 5, … Read More

Jane Haskell: Drawing in Light
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Jane Haskell: Drawing in Light Jane was a 1998 MVA honoree, a beloved and dedicated member of our committee, and a supporter of the MVA program. “Drawing In Light surveys Jane Haskell’s (1923–2013) artistic scope and focuses on work in … Read More

Videos: Visit with the 2013 MVA artists in their studios.