ALISON SHEPARD

 

1975  

Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

 

EDUCATION

1999  

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Emphasis in Painting, Extensive work in Intaglio Printmaking, Minor in Philosophy, Honors Student

Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY

2002  

Study Abroad, Intaglio Printmaking

Joan Miro Foundation, Palma de Mallorca, Spain

2003  

Master of Fine Arts, Printmaking 

Miami University, Oxford, Ohio

2016

Study Abroad, Classical Atelier Drawing

Barcelona Academy of Art, Barcelona, ​Spain

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2016

BROMWELL'S GALLERY

By Endurance We Conquer

Art exploring the incredible voyage of the SS Endurance to Antarctica 1914-16 by Ernest Shackleton and his brave crew of 27 men

 

 

2014  

           

DUVENECK GALLERY, CARNEGIE ARTS CENTER, Covington, KY

Adam and Eve: A Portrait of Humanity

Part of the larger exhibition, Recognized, in the Carngie's five galleries 

 

 

2010  

         

BROMWELL'S GALLERY, Cincinnati, OH

Our Beauty Flows Like Water

Work inspired by the rich cultural legacy of Cincinnati's art and architecture, Cincinnati, OH

 

KUNKEN GALLERY, Cincinnati, OH

Solo exhibition featuring floral paintings

 

 

2003  

           

ENJOY THE ARTS GALLERY

Modes of Being

A series of 8 large mixed media drawings and book art

 

HIESTAND GALLERIES, MIAMI UNIVERSITY

Patterns in the Particular

MFA Thesis Exhibition, Oxford, OH

 

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2015

 

SPECTRUM MIAMI, ADC/ Blink, Miami Florida

Shepard Hildebrandt collaborations

 

ART SAN DIEGO, ADC/Blink, San Diego, California

Shepard Hildebrandt collaborations, a Spectrum show

 

WASH PARK GALLERY, Cincinnati, Ohio

Meditation

Exhibition with Evan Hildebrandt

 

 

2014

 

GLOW GALLERY, Covington, Kentucky       

Launch of the Glow Collective

Exhibition with Collin Rowland, Dan Augur, and Evan Hildebrandt

 

Representation at GALLERY 42, Mason, Ohio

 

Representation at BROMWELL'S, Cincinnati, Ohio

 

 

2013

 

CINCINNATI INTERNATIONAL FINE ARTS FAIR, Cintas Center, Cincinnati, Ohio

booth of works with Evan Hildebrandt, juried by Mary Ran of Ran Gallery

 

 

2012

 

EVA G. FERRIS ART GALLERY, THOMAS MORE COLLEGE, Crestview Hills, Kentucky

When Love Conquers Fear

Collaboration of 9 large scale mixed media scrolls and two drawings with Chris Beiting, Lee Schatzman, and Carolyn Wagner.

 

ART DESIGN CONSULTANTS, Cincinnati, Ohio

Art Comes Alive  

Juried group exhibition

 

GLOW GALLERY, Covington, Kentucky

Group exhibition with Collin Rowland, Evan Hildebrandt, Dan Augur

 

 

2011                                                                        

 

BROMWELL’S GALLERY, Cincinnati, Ohio

The Eye of the Beholder

Exhibit of work that questions concepts of beauty, with Chris Kromer and Evan Hildebrandt

 

SIGRA GALLERY, Bellevue, Kentucky

Approaching Normal

Exhibit with Evan Hildebrandt, Chris Beiting, Lee Schatzman, Carolyn Wagner

 

EVA G. FERRIS ART GALLERY THOMAS MORE COLLEGE, Crestview Hills Kentucky

Faculty Show

 

REDTREE GALLERY, Cincinnati, Ohio

Red

Juried exhibition

 

 

2010

 

STUDIO SAN GUISEPPE GALLERY, COLLEGE OF MT. ST. JOSEPH, Cincinnati, Ohio

Faculty Exhibit

 

 

THE CARNEGIE CENTER FOR VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS, Covington, Kentucky

Group printmaking show

 

 

2009

 

SYNTHETICA GALLERY, Cincinnati, Ohio 

Passage and Stay 

Four person exhibition

 

BROMWELL'S GALLERY, Cincinnati, Ohio

In the Flesh

Group figurative exhibition juried by Marlen Steele.

 

BROMWELL'S GALLERY, Cincinnati, Ohio

Represent 

Group show curated by Evan Hildebrandt and Tracy and Jeff McClorey

 

MIAMI UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM, Oxford, Ohio

Department of Art 2009 Bicentennial Exhibition 29 January - 21 June
Department of Art Faculty and their nominees of retired former faculty and alumni.

 

MUSIC HALL CINCINNATI OPERA 4th Floor Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio

Three month exhibit curated by Litsa Spanos, Art Design Consultants

 

 

2008

 

ART DESIGN CONSULTANTS, Cincinnati, Ohio

Exhibition with Evan Hildebrandt in the Pendleton Arts Center Gallery

 

RED TREE GALLERY, Cincinnati, Ohio

Emerge: Coming into View 

Exhibition with Stephen Smith and Evan Hildebrandt

 

NICHOLAS GALLERY, Cincinnati, Ohio

Anatomy 101 

Group figurative invitational

 

THOMAS MORE COLLEGE, Crestview Hills, Kentucky

A Sense of Place 

Group exhibit by the NKU Print Club

 

GALLERY ZAUM, Newport, Kentucky

Elect Ink III

Group exhibit by the NKU Print Club

 

STUDIO SAN GUISEPPE GALLERY, COLLEGE OF MT. ST. JOSEPH, Cincinnati, OH

Faculty Exhibit

 

JEFFERSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE, Louisville, Kentucky

Familiar Faces 

Exhibition of Figurative work and Portraiture with Evan Hildebrandt

 

ARTONOMY, Cincinnati, Ohio

Art Now

 

ARTONOMY, Cincinnati, Ohio

The Art of Printmaking

Group exhibit by the NKU Print Club

 

 

2006-07

 

UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI GALLERIES, Sycamore, Cincinnati, OH

Printed by Hand 

Invitational Printmaking Show

 

ART DESIGN CONSULTANTS, INC., Cincinnati, Ohio

Art Comes Alive 2007 

Juried exhibition

 

THE ART ACADEMY OF CINCINNATI, PEARLMAN GALLERY

For A Better World 2005: Poems and Drawings on Peace and Justice

by Greater Cincinnati Artists, curated by Saad Ghosn

 

THE ART ACADEMY OF CINCINNATI, Chidlaw Gallery

S.O.S. Art, curated by Saad Ghosn

 

BEHRINGER-CRAWFORD MUSEUM, Covington Kentucky

Fresh Art 2006 

Invitational exhibition

 

CARNEGIE ARTS CENTER, Covington, Kentucky

Prints in Translation 

Group exhibition by the NKU Print Club

 

UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI GALLERIES, Sycamore, Cincinnati, Ohio

S.O.S. Retrospective, curated by Saad Ghosn

 

THOMAS MORE COLLEGE, Crestview Hills, Kentucky

The Darrell Brothers Figurative Invitational

 

 

2004-05

 

STUDIO SAN GUISEPPE GALLERY, COLLEGE OF MT. ST. JOSEPH, Cincinnati, Ohio

Faculty Exhibit

 

THE MOCKBEE, Cincinnati, Ohio

SOS ART, a sociopolitical, for peace and justice exhibition Book of Poems and Drawings on Peace and Justice.

Organized, published, and curated by Saad Ghosn. The book from this year includes 44 

local poets and 44 local visual artists.

 

CINCINNATI ART MUSEUM, Cincinnati, Ohio 

23 October 2004 – 13 March 2005

Freedom Works Project   

Collaboration with Tim Rollins + KOS, Thom Shaw, and the apprentices of Artworks. Curator, Tamara Harkavy.

 

HAGGERTY GALLERY, UNIVERSITY OF DALLAS, Irving, Texas

 18th National Print Invitation 

Professor Juergen Strunck, coordinator, juried by University of Dallas graduate students.

Traveling exhibition 2004-5.

 

THE MOCKBEE, Cincinnati, Ohio

SOS ART

Sociopolitical, for peace and justice exhibition, Curated by Saad Ghosn

 

GARFIELD TOWERS, Cincinnati, Ohio

Fringe Festival

Group exhibition, Juror, Laura Hollis

 

RUTGERS CENTER FOR INNOVATIVE PRINT AND PAPER,

Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey

Dimensions

commemoration to the Southern Graphics Conference, Curator, Emily Wilson

 

 

2003

 

FITTON CENTER FOR THE CREATIVE ARTS, Hamilton, Ohio

 Feed the Body, Feed the Soul: Gifts from the Earth

 Jurors Betty Talbot, Director of the Ohio Craft Museum, and

 Ellen Price, Professor of Art, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio

 

ENJOY THE ARTS/ START GALLERY, Cincinnati, Ohio

 Under Pressure

Organized an exhibition of Miami’s graduate printmaking students

 

FITTON CENTER FOR CREATIVE ARTS, Hamilton, Ohio

 39th Annual Greater Hamilton Art Exhibit

Jurors, Stuart Fink, sculptor and lead artist in Ohio Arts Council’s Community Development,

and Cindy Tiedemann, gallery coordinator/ collection manager of Sinclair Community College

 

LOUSIANA STATE UNIVERSITY, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Lagniappe V

Juror, Karen Kunc, professor of art at University of Nebraska-Lincoln

 

UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-PARKSIDE, Kenosha, Wisconsin

16th Parkside Small Prints Exhibition

Juror, Wayne Kimball, nationally recognized lithographer, Professor of Art, Brigham Young University

 

 

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

 

Museum of Spiritual Art, Franklin, Ohio (painting on permanent display)

 

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, Ohio (painting and woodcut print, Freedom project)

 

New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, Louisiana (intaglio print)

 

The American Print Alliance, Peachtree City, Georgia (intaglio print)

 

Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, Kentucky (painting)

 

 

 

 

CATALOGUES

 

2012 For A Better World, a compilation of art and poetry dealing with issues of peace and justice, reduction linoleum print “Soup Kitchen Savior/ Warrior of Truth” featured.

 

2005 18th NATIONAL PRINT INVITATION catalogue,

“Patterns in the Particular”, intaglio print

 

2004 SOS ART, a sociopolitical, for peace and justice exhibition catalogue

“What is Freedom?” painting Saad Ghosn organizer

 

2003 16th PARKSIDE SMALL PRINTS EXHIBITION catalogue

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