James Allen Faculty
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About Me

James Allen

  • Faculty, James Allen

First Year at University of Rio Grande:

1986

Degrees:

  • M.A., M.F.A., Bowling Green State University, 1979
  • B.S., The Ohio State University, 1973

Work Experience:

  • Professor of Art 1987 – Present University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Ohio 45674
  • Associate Professor of Art 1981 – 1986 Asbury College, Wilmore, Kentucky
  • Assistant Professor 1978 – 1981 Malone College, Canton, Ohio

Publications:

  • 2012 Faculty Exhibit, November, Esther Allen Greer Museum, University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Ohio.
  • 2012 One Man Show, October, Ohio University, Ironton Campus
  • 2011 One Man Show, September, Ohio University, Chillicothe Campus
  • 2010 Cream of the Crop, June, Southern Ohio Museum and Cultural Center, Portsmouth, Ohio.
  • 2009 Faculty Exhibit, January, Esther Allen Greer Museum, University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Ohio.
  • 2006 Invitational Faculty Exhibit, February, Vernon Riffe Arts Center, Shawnee State University, Portsmouth, Ohio.
  • 2006 Faculty Exhibit, January, Esther Allen Greer Museum, University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Ohio.
  • 2005 Cream of the Crop, June, Southern Ohio Museum and Cultural Center, Portsmouth, Ohio.
  • 2004 Cornerstone Festival, July, paintings displayed at the Cornerstone Music and Art Festival, Bushnell, Illinois.
  • 2003 Recent Work, A One Man Show, March, Birke Art Gallery, Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia.
  • 2003 Recent Work, A One Man Show, July, Esther Allen Greer Museum, University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Ohio.
  • 2002 Cornerstone Festival, July, paintings displayed at the Cornerstone Music and Art Festival, Bushnell, Illinois.
  • 2001 Cornerstone Festival, July, paintings displayed at the Cornerstone Music and Art Festival, Bushnell, Illinois.
  • 1999 One Man Show, January, Markay Gallery, Jackson, Ohio.
  • 1997 Cornerstone Festival, July, 1997, painting displayed a the Cornerstone Music and Art Festival, Bushnell, Illinois.
  • 1995 Shapes in Space and on Canvas: A Multi-Media Exhibit, Works by James E. Allen and Kevin Lyles, February, French Art Colony, Gallipolis, Ohio
  • 1994 Cream of the Crop, June, 1994, Southern Ohio Museum and Cultural Center, Portsmouth, Ohio, juried by Terry Barrett, author and art critic.
  • 1989 Faculty Invitational Exhibit, September, 1989, Paramount Gallery and the Ashland Area Art Gallery, Ashland, Kentucky. This exhibit includes work by art faculty from colleges and universities within a 150 mile radius of Ashland, Kentucky.
  • 1989 One Man Show, January, 1989, French Art Colony, Gallipolis, Ohio.
  • 1988 Faculty Invitational Exhibit, September, 1988, Paramount Gallery and the Ashland Area Art Gallery, Ashland, Kentucky.
  • 1987 One Man Show, November through December, 1987, Lambert Art Gallery, Jackson, Ohio.
  • 1987 One Man Show, October, 1987, Milton Bank Gallery, Wellston, Ohio.
  • 1987 One Man Show, May, 1987, University of Rio Grande, Atrium Gallery, Rio Grande, Ohio.
  • 1985 - 1986 Art of Five, November 1985 through February 1986, a traveling exhibition of work by the studio faculties of central Kentucky’s liberal arts colleges (Asbury, Berea, Centre, Georgetown, and Transylvania).
  • 1984 Water Tower Annual, Art Center Association, juried exhibit, Louisville, Kentucky. Received purchase award.
  • 1984 First Kentucky Annual, a juried exhibit sponsored by the Browning Mfg. Co., Maysville, Kentucky, juried by Vincent Price.
  • 1983 C.I.V.A. Juried Exhibit, Calvin College, Ohio. (received jury award)
  • 1979 New Faculty Exhibit, October, 1979, Malone College, Canton, Ohio.
  • 1979 Graduate Invitational Exhibit, July, 1979, Alumni Center Gallery, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio.
  • 1979 Graduate Student Exhibit, May, 1979, School of Art Gallery, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio.
  • 1977 Annual May Show, Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, Ohio.
  • 1977 Graduate Student Exhibit, April, 1997, School of Art Gallery, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio. Received jury award.
  • 1977 Lima Art Association Spring Exhibit, Lima, Ohio.
  • 1975 Annual May Show, Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, Ohio.
  • 1973 Annual May Show, Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, Ohio.
  • 1971 One Man Show, May, 1971, Ohio State University – Mansfield branch campus, Mansfield, Ohio.
  • 1971 Annual May Show, Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, Ohio.
  • 1969 Annual May Show, Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, Ohio.