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Alan Russell LeQuire Edit Profile

educator , sculptor

Alan Russell LeQuire, American sculptor, educator. Recipient Tennessee Art League Young Artist award Tennessee Art League, 1988, Governor's Citation, State of Tennessee, 1988. Founding member Nashville Visual Artists Alliance, 1991. Member Nashville Artist Guild (exhibitor bi-annual group shows), College Art Association.

Background

LeQuire, Alan Russell was born on December 16, 1955 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Son of Virgil Shields and Louise Fairfax (Lasseter) LeQ.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Vanderbilt University, 1978. Master of Fine Arts, University North Carolina, Greensboro, 1981.

Career

Member faculty Watkins Institute, Nashville, since 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Principal works include Athena Parthenos, 1990, Musica, 2003, bronze portraits and statues.

Membership

Founding member Nashville Visual Artists Alliance, 1991. Member Nashville Artist Guild (exhibitor bi-annual group shows), College Art Association.

Connections

Married Andrée Lejeune Akers, October 14, 1990.

father:
Virgil Shields LeQ.

mother:
Louise Fairfax (Lasseter) LeQ.

spouse:
Andrée Lejeune Akers