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Jean Karen Gallagher, American artist, art educator. Member College Art Association, Intersoc. for the Electronic Arts (associate), Organization Indiana Arts.


Gallagher, Jean Karen was born in in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Robert James and Jennie (Marchese) Gallagher.


Bachelor of Fine Arts, University South Carolina, 1975. Master of Fine Arts, University South Carolina, 1980. Doctor of Art, New York University, 1993.


Assistant professor art University Tennessee, Chattanooga, 1980-1984. Chair, assistant professor art Converse College, Spartanburg, South Carolina, 1984-1987. Assistant dean University of the Arts Philadelphia College Art and Design, 1989.

Full Professor California State University, Chico, since 1990.


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    • One-woman shows include Columbia College, 1980, University of South, Sewanee, Tennessee, 1982, Milliken Gallery, Spartanburg, South Carolina, 1984, P.S. 1 Museum, Long Island, 1986, Spirit Square Center for the Arts, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1987, Louis Abrons Arts for the Living Center, New York City, 1987-1988, Nexus Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, 1988, Pyramid Arts/Center for Visual and Performance Art, Rochester, New York, 1990, Philadelphia College of Art and Design, 1990, 1078 Gallery, Chico, California, 1991, Works/San Jose, 1991, Institute Design and Experimental Art, Sacramento, California, 1992, MACE Space for Art, San Francisco, 1994, Cabrillo College, Aptos, California, 1995. Group exhibitions include Columbia (South Carolina) Museum Art, 1975, Smithsonian Institute, Washington, 1977, Lauren Rogers Museum Art, Laurel, Mississippi, 1979, Society of Four Arts, Palm Beach, Florida, 1979, Stanislaus Art Gallery, Turlock, California, 1980, Milliken Gallery, 1980, Farthing Art Gallery, Boone, North Carolina, 1980, Centennial Art Center, Nashville, 1980, E.H. Little Gallery, Memphis, 1980, Art Gallery Weber State College, Ogden, Utah, 1981, Southwest Texas University, San Marcos, Texas, 1981, Alternative Museum, New York City, 1983, Rudolph E. Lee Gallery Clemson (South Carolina) University, 1984, 85, International Society Copier Artists, New York City, 1984-1985, The Upstair Gallery, Tryon, North Carolina, 1986, Germanow Gallery, Rochester, New York, 1986, Art Institute Chicago, 1986, Weekend Gallery, Columbia, South Carolina, 1987, Atlanta Arts Festival, 1988, Muse Gallery, Philadelphia, 1990, Forum Gallery, Jamestown, New York, Newport (Rhode Island) Art Museum, 1991, Continental Art Gallery, New York City, 1991, Tyler Art Gallery, Herkimer, New York, 1991, 92, The Gallery at Los Patios, San Antonio, 1992, Erb Memorial Union Gallery, Eugene, Oregon, 1992, Minneapolis College Art and Design, 1993, 59 Franklin St., New York City, 1993, Huntington Beach (California) Arts Center, 1995. Permanent collections include Lauren Rogers Museum Art, University South Carolina, Aiken, University Tennessee, Chattanooga, Chattanooga State College Art Collection, Southwest Texas State University Art Collection, San Marcos, South Carolina State Art Collection, Highways, Santa Monica, California.


Member College Art Association, Intersoc. for the Electronic Arts (associate), Organization Indiana Arts.


Married James Angevine Lewis, March 17, 1989.

Robert James Gallagher

Jennie (Marchese) Gallagher

James Angevine Lewis