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John Wilson    (American, 1922)

 John Wilson - Eternal Presence (Sculptures) h: 39.5 x w: 36.5 x d: 29.5 in / h: 100.3 x w: 92.7 x d: 74.9 cm
John Wilson
Eternal Presence 1987
 
  

Biography
1939 - 1945 Diploma with highest honors, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
1945 - 1947 Instructor, Painting, Boris Mirski School of Modern Art, Boston, MA
1947 B.S., Education, Tufts University, Medford, MA
1949 Fernand Leger's School, Paris, France
1950 Instructor, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
1952 Esmeralda School of Art, Mexico City, Mexico
1952 Institute Politecnico, Mexico City, Mexico
1952 - 1955 Escuela de las Artes del Libro, Mexico City, Mexico
1958 Instructor, Anatomy, Pratt Institute Evening School, NY, NY
1959 - 1964 Teacher, Art, New York City Board of Education, NY, NY
1965 - 1969 Assistant Professor, Art, Boston Univ.
1969 - 1979 Assoc. Professor, Art, Boston Univ.
1979 - 1986 Professor, Art, Boston Univ
1986 - 2006 Professor Emeritus, Boston Univ., Boston, MA

Exhibitions
2003 Modern and Contemporary Portraits Forum Gallery, NYC
2002 New Prints Fall/ Winter 2002 : International Print Center of New York
2002 In The Spirit of Martin: The Living Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 2 year traveling exhibition from, The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, Detroit, M I, to The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, AL
2001 Workshop Traditions: Printmaking in Boston Since 1960, Boston University Art Gallery, Boston, MA
2000 Against The Grain: The Second Generation of Boston Expressionism, The Art Gallery, University of New Hampshire
2000 Drawn From Life, Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA
2000 Endpapers, Drawings 1990-2000, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase College, State Univ. of NY
1999 To Conserve a Legacy: American Art from Historically Black Colleges and Universities The Studio Museum in Harlem, NY, NY, Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA
1998 Four Decades of African American Art, Hampton University Museum
1998 Recent American Portraits, Boston University, George Sherman Gallery
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