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artist , art educator

Walter Bruce Poole, American artist, art educator. Decorated Gallentry Cross with palm device; merit scholar Huntingdon College, Montgomery, Alabama, 1991. Corporal United States Army, 1972-1976, Vietnam. Member West Alabama Art Association, South Cobb Art Association, National Art Exhibition, College Art Association, Kappa Pi.

Background

Poole, Walter Bruce was born on April 9, 1954 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Jim and Doris (Underwood) Poole.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Huntingdon College, 1991. Master of Fine Arts, Auburn University, 1996.

Career

Freelance artist, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, since 1976. Graduate assistantship Auburn University, 1994. Adjunct professor University West Alabama, Livingston.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Froshins Gallery, Alexander City, Alabama, 1992, Exhibition 1048, Montgomery, 1993, Auburn University, Montgomery, 1994, Cultural Arts Center, Gadsden, Alabama, 1997. Exhibited in group shows at Huntingdon College, Montgomery, 1991, First Alabama Bank Exhibition, Montgomery, 1991, Montgomery Museum Fine Arts, 1992, Alabama State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition, Montgomery, 1995 (1st place award), Mississippi State University Invitational Exhibition, 1995, Auburn University Master of Fine Arts Exhibition, 1996, Fort Smith Art Center, Arkansas, 1996, Baum Gallery, Conway, Arkansas, 1996, West Memphis City Hall, Arkansas, 1996, Lyon College, Batesville, Arkansas, 1996, Harding University, Searcy, Arkansas, 1996, Arts Center of the Ozarks, Springdale, Arkansas, 1996, Harrison (Arkansas) Art Center, 1996, University Arkansas, Little Rock, 1996, Hope (Arkansas) Art Institute, Henderson State College, Helena, Arkansas, 1996, Arts & Sciences of Arkansas, Pine Bluff, 1996, Clemson (South Carolina) National Printmaking Exhibition, 1996, West Alabama Arts Association Exhibition, Tuscaloosa, 1996, Huntingdon College Invitational Exhibition, Alabama, 1996, South Carolina. A.A. Art Exhibition, Mableton, Georgia, 1996 (2nd place award).

      Represented in permanent collections First Alabama Bank, Montgomery, 1991, Jenkins Brick Corporation, Montgomery, 1994.

Membership

Corporal United States Army, 1972-1976, Vietnam. Member West Alabama Art Association, South Cobb Art Association, National Art Exhibition, College Art Association, Kappa Pi.

Connections

Married Regina Ann Earnest, September 17, 1994.

father:
Jim Poole

mother:
Doris (Underwood) Poole

spouse:
Regina Ann Earnest