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Alaine Bunche, American art educator. Recipient Service award Shaw Air Force Base, University South Carolina Art Company, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, Rocks Karate School, Benedict College, Cola, South Carolina; grantee South Carolina Humanities Council, 1998-1999, Sumter County Arts Council, 1999-2000.


Bunche, Alaine was born on August 31, 1953 in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States. Daughter of Thomas and Ruth Bunche.


Bachelor, Benedict College, 1976. Master of Arts, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1978. Postgraduate, Pennsylvania State University, 1985.


Assistant professor art Allen University, Cola, South Carolina, 1979-1980, Claflin College, Orangeburg, 1980-1981. Assistant professor art, curator gallery Benedict College, Cola, 1981-1989. Assistant professor art, fine arts festival coordinator, grant writer Morris College, Sumter, South Carolina, since 1992.

Board directors Sumter Art Gallery, since 2000.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Rock's Karate School of Technology, 1995-1996. One-person shows include Sumter Arts Showcase, Patriot Hall, 2001, Morris College, Sumter, 1992-2001, 2002, Benedict College, Cola, 1981-1989, South Sumter Resource Center. Exhibited in group shows Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, Ohio State University, Columbus, Gable Middle School, Spartanburg, South Carolina, Mann-Simon Cottage Museum, Cola, Allen University, Cola, South Sumter Resource Center, Sumter, North Carolina National Bank, Spartanburg, Nations Bank, Spartanburg, Artist of Color Exhibition, Atlanta, Hallmark Cards Competition, University South Carolina, Spartanburg, Levi's Design Competition, National Bank South Carolina, Spartanburg, Morris College Fadculty Staff Art Exhibition.


God gives us the Holy Spirit, and when we respond, there is no limit to what the grace of God is able to do in a human life.


Baptists should be faithful ambassadors of reconciliation in their personal relationships and local communities as they demonstrate the power of the Gospel to reconcile all persons in Christ.


In a society where self-interest and hypocrisy are often seen as dominating, the Christians should nurture and promote values and purposes that are beyond us.


President booster club Rocks Karate School Arts, Sumter, 1995-1997. Board directors Sumter County Art Gallery. Member National Art Education Association, National Conference Artists, South Carolina Art Education Association, Miami University Graduate Student Union (secretary), South Carolina State Museum, Sumter Gallery Art, Columbio Museum Art, Delta Sigma Theta, Phi Delta Kappa.


  • Other Interests

    Reading, writing, drawing, painting, crafting.


Children: Indi Shelton, Dior Shelton.

Thomas Bunche

Ruth Bunche

Indi Shelton Bunche

Dior Shelton Bunche