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Contact Information

contact name: allen brewer
phone: 651.208.6820
email: allenbrewer@earthlink.net

location address:
2242 University ave.
st. paul MN 55114

open to public: yes
hours:

mailing address:
1463 lincoln ave
st. paul MN 55105

Experience


EDUCATION                   College of Visual Art, St. Paul, MN 1993-97
Magna cum laude, BFA in Illustration
 
TEACHING RECORD
2004-Present            Adjunct
Professor, College of Visual Art, St.  Paul               
2004-Present            Adjunct
Professor, Minneapolis College of Art and  Design
2006-Present            Professor,
MCAD Continuing Studies  Program       
 
COURSES
CVA                 Conceptual Illustration, Editorial Illustration,
Advertising Illustration, Methods and Materials, Introduction to Illustration,
Senior Thesis (advisor), Product development and Illustration.
 
MCAD                    Introduction to Illustration, Editorial Illustration,
Ideation, Illustrated Notebook, Tools of the Trade, Conceptual Illustration,
2-D design, Digital Illustration.                 
                                   
PROFESSIONAL SERVICE
2011-12                    Visiting
Artist, MCAD
2011                         Guest
lecturer, Burren College of Art, Ire.
2007-2010                Visiting
artist/lecturer MCAD graduate program
2004-2009                CVA
Senior thesis advisor
2008-2010                Guest
juror, MN State High school League Art  Competition
2005-2006                Moderator,
CVA Drawing Co-Op
2005-Present            Panelist,
CVA Alumni Assn.
 



Exhibitions/Performance History


SOLO EXHIBITION RECORD
2010               If
Not It, Then What?, Burnet Art
Gallery at   LeMeridien, Chambers hotel, MPLS 
2009               Remember
This For Later, Umber Studios, MPLS
2009               Extinct
Species, Swan Song Gallery, Maiden
Rock, WI
2008               Family
Farm Nirvana, Umber Studios, MPLS
2008               And
Then There Were None, Gallery 360,
MPLS
2007               Barbette,
MPLS
2007               Unknown
Places, Gallery 360, MPLS
2007               Lucky
Star gallery, Milwaukee, WI
2004               The
Beautiful Surreal, Gallery 13, MPLS
2001               Fairy
Tales, Gallery 360, MPLS
2000               ABC’S, Gallery 360, MPLS
1998               Gallery
360, MPLS
1997               New
French, MPLS
 
GROUP EXHIBITION RECORD
2011               Fiction
Project, Brooklyn Art Library
2011               tete-a-tete-a-tete-a-tete,
Burren College of Art, Ire
2011               Fresh, 5-Year retrospective, Burnet Art Gallery, MPLS
2011               Sketchbook
Project, Brooklyn Art Library
2010               Drawn
Together, GrayDuck gallery, Austin,
TX
2010               Duo
show, St. Cloud State, MN
2010               Location
Volume 3, Location Books/Burnet gallery, MPLS
2010               Alternative
Futures, SOOVAC, MPLS
2010        Flatline, Sellout Gallery, MPLS
2008, 09         American
Illustration, Angel Orensanz
Foundation, NYC
2009               Can
I Draw You a Bath?, View Art
Gallery, Victoria, BC
2009              
Barbette, MPLS
2008               Miniature
show, Fox Tax, MPLS
2007               Juried
Art Show, MN State Fair, St. Paul
2007               40
40’s exhibition, (benefit for
mplsart.com) Kingman Studio, MPLS
2007               Biennial
Exhibition, CVA Faculty Show, St.
Paul
2006               Charmichael/Lynch,
MPLS
2006               Rotten
Sun, MCAD Faculty Show, MPLS                                    
2006               Mush
Mush Masculinity, Ephemeral Space
(juried), St. Paul
2005               Juried
Group Show, Rosalux, MPLS
2005               Everything
But the Kitchen Sync, La Luz de
Jesus, LA, CA
2005               Krampus
Christmas, Copro Nason, Culver City,
CA
2003               360
Goes Rogue, Rogue Bhudda, MPLS
1999               Juried
Exhibition, College of Visual Art,
St. Paul
 



Collections

Whitney Museum of American Art Library, NY, Location, Volume Three

Ralph and Peggy Burnet, MPLS

Galleries

Burnet Gallery, MPLS

Umber Studios, MPLS

Sellout Gallery, MPLS

La Luz de Jesus, CA

Copro Nason, CA

Burren College of Art, IRE

SooVAC, MPS

MCAD, MPLS

Publications

BIBLIOGRAPHY
2011                    Beautiful Decay, “Future Perfect” Book
2011                    City Pages, March, 2011
2010                    City Pages, Sept. 2010
2010                   Downtown MPLS Business Journal, May 3, 2010
2010                   Minnesota Public Radio/”State of the Arts”, Mar. 12, 
2010                    VitaMN, Mar. 5, 2010
2010                    VitaMN, Jan. 5, 2010
2009                    ArtHounds, Minnesota Public Radio, Dec. 16
2009                    Beautiful Decay, “Losers” Book
2008                    Geotypografika.com (review), Dec. 3, 2008
2007-2009            American Illustration Juried exhibition 26, 27, 28
2007                      Star Tribune, Aug. 23, 2007
2007                      ARP, Vol. 1, Issue #2, Fall 2007
2005                       City Pages, June 2005 issue

Biographical Information

Country of Citizenship:
United States

Birth Place:
st. paul

Birth Date:
November 17, 1974

Gender:
Male

Active Place:
st. paul

Minnesota County:
Ramsey

Artist Information


Roles

Artist

Artist's Website

http://www.altpick.com/allenbrewer