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Cal Lynch heashot

CALVIN LYNCH, a native Pittsburgher and watercolorist, received his Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from the Philadelphia Museum College of Art.  He personally studied painting with W.  Emerton Heitland of the National Academy  AWS, New York.


For 12 years, Cal taught beginning drawing, watercolor and figure drawing at the Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh, night classes.  At The Ivy School of Art, Pittsburgh, he taught “on-location” drawing classes for several years.


Mr. Lynch had a varied career in advertising and graphic design.  He successfully ran his own advertising studio for 25 years in Pittsburgh completing projects for industrial, consumer and non-profit clients.


Mr. Lynch has signature memberships in the following art groups:

  • Philadelphia Watercolor Society. PA

  • American Artists Professional League, NY

  • Academic Artists Association, Springfield, MA

  • Pittsburgh Watercolor Society, PA

  • Hudson Valley Art Association, NY

  • Audubon Artists, NY

  • Pennsylvania Watercolor Society


Cal is a nationally recognized artist with paintings accepted in over 125 juried shows where he has won numerous prizes.  Many of his paintings reside in private and corporate collections.


Visiting this working artist’s studio provides an interesting and educational experience.  Visitors are welcome by appointment only.   


Calvin Lynch

53 Academy Avenue

Pittsburgh, p 15228


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