October 25, 2012
Richmond Center for Visual Arts, room 2008
Jennifer Allen received her B.F.A. from the University of Alaska Anchorage and an M.F.A. from Indiana University. In addition to a formal education, she worked full time as a studio assistant for Bliss Pottery in Anchorage. Jennifer also studied ceramics at Rochester Institute of Technology's School for American Crafts. Among her achievements, Allen was awarded the 2006-07 Taunt Fellowship at the Archie Bray Foundation, was recognized as an emerging artist at the 2008 NCECA Conference and was named the 2008 Myer Fellow Resident Artist at West Virginia University. Jennifer exhibits her work internationally and nationally. In addition to exhibitions and gallery representation, her work is showcased in several collections worldwide. She currently teaches full time at Bowling Green State University.