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A Dichotomy of Passion: The Two Masters by Lilian Thomas Burwell, Published 2008

Generations by Lilian Thomas Burwell, The International Review of African American Art, Vol.20 No.3. 2005

From Painting to Painting as Sculpture: The Journey of Lilian Thomas Burwell, by Lilian Thomas Burwell, Hampton University Museum.1997

Reflections on LeDroit Park by Lilian Thomas Burwell, Washington History Quarterly, Fall/Winter 1991-92

Crafts and Fine Arts in the Living Space: Separate or the Same?, by Lilian Thomas Burwell, Renwick Quarterly, March, April, May, 1990



BOFA Best of Fine Arts honoree for Urban Artists Alliance.
Washington, DC 2007

Third Annual Incorporation of Artists on the Move PIONEER award for ‘Artistic’ contributions to Community and Cultural Preservation, NYC, 2001

Excellence in Arts/D.C. Commission On the Arts,
Individual Artist Award, 1998

Nominee, Mayor’s Arts Award: Excellence in the Arts,
Washington, D.C., 1981, 1984, 1991