Barry Flahey Fine Arts
Nature Art, Landscapes, Wildlife
Specializing in transparent watercolours,
pastels and pen & ink
Blue Darner Limited Edition Prints Gicleé Prints Insect Art Ordering Biography/Biographie Exhibits
Awards for Watercolours and Pen & Ink drawings
 

Award of Merit 1978 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter, for a pen and ink line drawing of an Inflatable Shelter to be used in the Arctic by the Department of National Defence.

Award of Excellence 1978 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter, for a transparent watercolour and airbrush rendering of the Black fly life cycle ( Simuliidae, Diptera )

Award of Achievement 1978 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter, for a transparent watercolour and airbrush rendering of the Mosquito life cycle
(Culex pipiens,Culicidae,Diptera )

Award of Excellence 1978 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter, for a pen and ink line drawing of a 9mm Browning automatic pistol for the Department of National Defence, Ottawa.

Award of Best in Show 1978 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter, for a transparent watercolour and airbrush rendering of The life cycle of House fly
(Musca domestica, Muscidae, Diptera )

Award of 1st place Scientific ( Colour ) 1979 Presented by the Association of Medical Illustrators, Bio 79, Kansas City, Missouri, for a transparent watercolour and airbrush rendering of The life cycle of the Horse fly, ( Tabanus affinis,Tabanidae, Diptera )

Award of 1st place Wildlife ( Colour ) 1979 Presented by the Association of Medical Illustrators, Bio 79, Kansas City, Missouri, for a transparent watercolour and airbrush rendering of a Cicada on White Spruce, (Tibicen linnae, Cicadidae, Homoptera )

Award of Distingished 1979 Presented at the 26th International Technical Communications conference, Los Angeles, California, for a transparent watercolour and airbrush rendering of The life cycle of the House Fly, ( Musca domestica, Muscidae, Diptera )

Award of Distinguished 1979 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter, for a transparent watercolour and airbrush rendering of The Horse Fly life cycle
( Tabanus affinis, Tabanidae, Diptera )

Award of Distinguished 1980 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter, for a pen and ink line drawing of the life cycle of the Robber Fly
( Proctocanthus milbertii, Asilidae, Diptera )

Award of Achievement 1980 Presented at the 27th International Technical Communications conference, Minneapolis/ St Paul, U.S.A. for a transparent watercolour and airbrush rendering of the life cycle of the Horse Fly, (Tabanus affinis, Tabanidae, Diptera )

Award of Merit 1981 Presented at the 28th International Technical Communications conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvannia, U.S.A. for a pen and ink line drawing of the life cycle of the Robber Fly, (Proctocanthus milbertii, Asilidae, Diptera )

Award of Excellence 1981 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter, for a transparent watercolour and airbrush rendering of the Black Fly life cycle ( Simuliidae, Diptera )

Award of Distinguished 1982 Presented at the 29th International Technical Communications conference, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.. for a transparent watercolour and airbrush rendering of the life cycle of the Black Fly, ( Simuliidae, Diptera )

Award of Best in Show 1983 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter for a pen and ink line drawing of the Fruit Fly ( Tephritis angustipennis, Tephritidae, Diptera )

Award of Achievement 1984 Presented at the 31st International Technical Communications conference, Seattle, Washington, U.S.A. for a pen and ink line drawing of the Fruit Fly
( Tephritis angustipennis, Tephritidae, Diptera )

Award of Distinguished 1986 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter, for a pen and ink line drawing in the mechanical tone art category, Poster design, of " The Tavern " an insect studies awareness poster.

Award of Best in Show 1987 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter awards banquet, for a pen and ink line drawing in the mechanical tone art category, Poster design, of " The Tavern " an insect studies awareness poster

Award of Achievement 1987 Presented at the 34th International Technical Communications conference, Denver, Colorado, U.S.A. for a pen and ink line drawing in the mechanical tone art category, Poster design, of " The Tavern " an insect studies awareness poster.

Award of Distinguished 1987 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter, for a pen and ink line drawing in the mechanical tone art category, Poster design, of " The Toy Department " an insect studies awareness poster.

Award of Excellence 1988 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter, for a pen and ink line drawing in the mechanical tone art category, Poster design, of " The Workshop " an insect studies awareness poster.

Award of Achievement 1989 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter, for a pen and ink line drawing in the mechanical tone art category, Poster design, of " The Entomology Classroom " an insect studies awareness poster.

Award of Excellence 1991 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter, for a pen and ink line drawing of the Nearctic species of the Tachydromiine fly, genus Stilpon
( Empidoidea, Diptera ) and the Tarnished Plant bug, Lygus lineolaris ( Miridae, Hemiptera )

Award of Distinguished 1992 Presented at the 39th International Technical Communications conference, Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A. for a pen and ink line drawing of the Nearctic species of the Tachydromiine fly, genus Stilpon ( Empidoidea, Diptera ) and the Tarnished Plant bug, Lygus lineolaris ( Miridae, Hemiptera )

Award of Distinguished 1994 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter, for a pen and ink line drawing in the mechanical tone art category, Design Graphics, of
"The Acarology Symposia "an insect studies awareness poster.

Award of Distinguished 1995 Presented by the 42nd International Technical Communications conference, Seattle, Washington, U.S.A, for a pen and ink line drawing in the mechanical tone art category, Design Graphics, of "The Acarology Symposia " an insect studies awareness poster.

Award of Distinguished 1995 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Eastern chapter, for a pen and ink line drawing in the mechanical tone art category, Design Graphics, of
"The Rock Group " an insect studies awareness poster.

Award of Distinguished 1996 Presented at the 43rd International Technical Communications conference, Seattle, Washington, U.S.A, for a pen and ink line drawing in the mechanical tone art catagory, Design Graphics, of "The Rock Group "an insect studies awareness poster.

Award of Distinguished 1999 Presented by the Society of Technical Communication, Boston and New England Chapter, for a pen and ink line drawing in the mechanical tone art category, Design Graphics, of " The Millennium Bugs " an insect studies awareness poster.

Awards received with non-scientific and non-technical organisations

1983 Award for Realism presented by Ottawa Watercolour Society
1984 1st Place Watercolour presented by Ottawa Art Association
1985 Best in Show presented by the Ottawa Art Association
1986 3rd place for watercolour presented by Ottawa Art Association
1989 Baslaw award presented by the Ottawa Watercolour Society