“Great Point Lighthouse” was painted in 1937 (Aiken was 29).
Massachusetts artist, educator, and lecturer. Born 1908, Exhibited at Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts as well as AAN.
Birth place: Boston, MA
Addresses: Boston, MA; Wellesley 81, MA
Profession: Painter, educator, lecturer, designer
Studied: Vesper George Sch. A.; and with Eliot O’Hara.
Exhibited: PAFA, 1937; Gloucester SA, 1937-39; Wellesley SA, 1936-46; deCordova & Dana Mus., 1956.
Member: Boston S. Indp. A.; Wellesley SA; Gloucester SA.
Work: deCordova & Dana Mus., Lincoln, Mass.
Comments: Specialties: murals, bookplate designs. Position: t., Browne & Nichols Sch., Cambridge, Mass., 1942-46; t. and later hd., dept. of applied design, Boston Sch. Occupational Therapy, Boston, Mass., 1939 until at least 1959.