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William George Allan Edit Profile

educator , painter

William George Allan, American artist, educator. Named Academician, National Academy of Design, 1997.

Background

Allan, William George was born on March 28, 1936 in Everett, Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, San Francisco The Art Institute of Chicago, 1958.

Career

Instructor painting, University of California, Davis, 1965-1967;instructor painting, University of California, Berkeley, 1969;professor art, California State University, Sacramento, since 1968.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows at Carnegie International Exhibition, Pittsburgh, 1975, Continuing Surrealism, Louisiana Jolla (California) Museum Art, 1971, Whitney Painting Annual, New York City, 1972, 70th Annual Exhibition Art Institute Chicago, 1972, Indianapolis Museum Art Exhibition, 1972, Whitney Museum American Art, New York City, 1973-1974, Painting and Sculpture in California: The Modern Era, San Francisco Museum Modern Art, 1976, Chicago Arts Club, 1978. Represented in permanent collections at Dallas Museum Art, San Francisco Museum Art, Philadelphia Museum Art, Whitney Museum American Art, Museum Modern Art, New York City.