Mary Ryan Gallery

John Wilson

(American, b. 1922)

eternal presence by john wilson

John Wilson

Eternal Presence, 1987

Biography

Timeline

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 - 1955
Escuela de las Artes del Libro, Mexico City, Mexico
1952
Esmeralda School of Art, Mexico City, Mexico
Institute Politecnico, Mexico City, Mexico
1958
Instructor, Anatomy, Pratt Institute Evening School, NY, NY
1959 - 1964
Teacher, Art, New York City Board of Education, NY, NY

Exhibitions

2003
Modern and Contemporary Portraits Forum Gallery, NYC
2002
New Prints Fall/ Winter 2002 : International Print Center of New York
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
Drawn From Life, Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA
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
Recent American Portraits, Boston University, George Sherman Gallery