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Al (Alvin Lee) Allen

 (1925 - 2008)
Al (Alvin Lee) Allen was active/lived in Arkansas, Missouri.  Al Allen is known for painting and teaching.

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Al (Alvin Lee) Allen


Al Allen, known by many as "Arkansas's Painter," captured the flavor of the South through his renditions of light and the play of shadows on windows and siding.  At first glance his work may have appeared to be about windows, but upon further exploration they were more about the complexities and mysteries of life in this region of the country.

Born in 1925, Al Allen was always interested in painting.  He received his degree in art from Louisiana State University. He has had several one-man shows throughout the South and was selected to be in countless juried exhibitions including the Arkansas Art Center's annual Delta Show.

Selected collectors of the artist's work include: the Arkansas Arts Center, The B  ...  Displaying 750 of 871 characters.



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About  Al (Alvin Lee) Allen

Born:  1925 - Steele, Missouri
Died:   2008
Known for:  painting and teaching