About

Boise, Idaho Watercolor Artist Hugh MossmanHugh Mossman resides in Boise, Idaho and has worked primarily in watercolor since the 1980's. His favorite subjects include landscapes of Idaho's scenic alpine, canyon and river scenes, fly fishing subjects, and street scenes, particularly from San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

The recipient of many artistic awards, he is a Distinguished Merit Member of the Idaho Watercolor Society, and Signature member of the California Watercolor Association and Watercolor West. He also has taught numerous watercolor workshops for the Idaho Watercolor Society and is past president of the Boise Art Museum.

Past Awards

Year Award
2017 Splash 17 Competition Splash 17 Competition
2015 Third Place 2015 IWS Annual Juried Exhibition Fourth Place 2015 IWS Annual Juried Exhibition
2015 Fourth Place 2015 IWS Annual Juried Exhibition Fourth Place 2015 IWS Annual Juried Exhibition
2015 Second Place Award, Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Exhibition
2014 Ruth Clark Award, Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Exhibition
2013 Joe's Art Supply Award, Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Exhibition
2012  M. Graham and Co., Inc. Award M. Graham & Co., Inc. Award, Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Exhibition
2011 Second Place - Silver Purchase Award, Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Exhibition
2010 Honorable Mention, Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Exhibition Honorable Mention, Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Exhibition
2008 First Place Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Exhibition First Place Award, Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Exhibition
2006 Fourth Place Award, Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Exhibition
2005 Jurors Award, Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Exhibition
2004 Ruth Clark Award 2004 IWS Annual Juried Exhibition Ruth Clark Award 2004 IWS Annual Juried Exhibition
2004 Idaho Watercolor Society Corporate Purchase Award and Honorable Mention - Traveling Show
2003 Watercolor West, Canson, Inc. award
2003 Idaho Watercolor Society Ruth Clark Award
2002 Idaho Watercolor Society Ralston Watson Award
2002 Idaho Watercolor Society Corporate Purchase Award
2001 Idaho Watercolor Society Corporate Purchase Award
2000 Idaho Watercolor Society Corporate Purchase Award
1980 Merit Winner, Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Show
1976 First Place for Watercolor, Sun Valley Invitational Art Festival

Juried Shows

Year Show
1981 - 1984, 1999 - 2015 Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Exhibition
2003, 2004, 2008 Watercolor West Annual Exhibition
1999, 2004, 2006 California Watercolor Association National Exhibition
1999 Watercolor USA
1981 National Arts Club 81st Annual Open Watercolor Exhibition
1977 Idaho Biannual Exhibition