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Solo Exhibitions
  • 2015 – Phenomenon, Bryan Ohno Gallery, Seattle WA
  • 2013 – Sanctuary for Reverse Engineering, Toulouse International Art Festival, Toulouse, France
  • 2012 – The Project Room, An Array of Essence, Seattle WA
  • 2011 – Mad Art, The Fulcrum of Prescience, Seattle, WA
  • 2010 – Front Room Gallery, GATE, New York, NY
  • 2010 – Annex Theatre, The Ozone Room, Seattle WA
  • 2009 – Oklahoma State University, Stillwell, OK
  • 2006 - Davidson Contemporary, Seattle, WA
  • 2006 – Spokane Falls Community College, Spokane, WA
  • 2004 - Davidson Galleries, Seattle, WA
  • 2002 – Davidson Galleries, Seattle, WA
  • 1997 – Pirate Gallery, Denver, CO
  • 1995 – Ramnarine Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1994 – Ramnarine Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1993 – Ramnarine Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1990 – Payton Rule Gallery, Denver, CO
  • 1988 – Cydney Payton Gallery, Denver, CO
  • 1985 – Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario
  • 1984 – Artcite, Windsor, Ontario
Select Group Exhibitions
  • 2014 – Bellevue Bellwether, Bellevue, WA
  • 2011 – Front Room Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2010 – 798 Art Zone, Kohler Co. Beijing, China
  • 2008 – Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA
  • 2008 – Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle, WA
  • 2008 – Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
  • 2008 – Front Room Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2007 – Seattle Art Museum, Seattle WA
  • 2007 – Mighty Tieton, Tieton WA
  • 2006 – LUXE Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2006 – Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan WI,
  • 2005 – Aqua Art Miami Art Fair, Miami, FL
  • 2004 – The San Francisco Art Fair, San Francisco, CA
  • 2003 – The Los Angeles Print Fair, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2003 – The San Francisco Art Fair, San Francisco, CA
  • 2002 – Davidson Galleries, Seattle, WA
  • 1997 – Mira Mar Gallery, Sarasota, FL
  • 1996 – Ramnarine Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1996 – Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
  • 1994 – Souyon Yi Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1993 – Vincent Viseglia Art Center, Caldwell, NJ
  • 1993 – The Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
  • 1993 – E.M. Donahue Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1992 – The Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
  • 1992 – Ramnarine Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1992 – Artcite, Windsor, Ontario
  • 1990 – E.M. Donahue Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1990 – BWAC Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1989 – Payton Rule Gallery, Denver, CO
  • 1989 – BWAC Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1987 – Cydney Patton Gallery, Denver, CO
  • 1986 – Power Plant Visual Arts Center, Ft. Collins, CO
  • 1986 – Hudson Gallery, Denver, CO
  • 1984 – Pirate Gallery, Denver, CO
  • 1983 – The Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario
  • 1982 – University of Tennessee Gallery, Knoxville, TN
  • 1980 – Atelier 17, Paris, France
  • 1979 – University of Windsor Gallery, Windsor, Ontario
Education
  • University of Tennessee – Knoxville, TN
    Masters of Fine Arts Degree – one year of study, 1983
  • University of Windsor – Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Bachelor of fine Arts Degree, 1979
Professional
Instruction
  • 1980 – Atelier 17 – Assistant
    Paris, France
    Director: Stanley W. Hayter
  • 1979 – Open studio – Assistant
    Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Director: Otis Taumisouskis
Professional
Appointments
  • 1993 – Caldwell College – Sessional Instructor
    Caldwell, NJ
  • 1992 – Windsor Printmakers – Visiting Artist
    Windsor, Ontario, Canada
  • 1980 – West Baffin Island Eskimo Co-op – Consultant
    Cape Dorset, N.W.T. Canada
  Lectures
  • Seattle Art Museum, Seattle WA, 2007
  • Spokane Falls Community College, Spokane WA, 2006
  • Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan WI,2005
  • The Banff Center, Banff, AB, 2005
  • Artist Trust Board of Directors, Seattle WA, 2005
  • Olsen, Sundberg Architects, Seattle WA, 2004
Bibliography
  • Barker, Jeremy M  “Panorama” Vodka Magazine”, May 2004
  • Bariess, Phillipp “Express Power” The Taos News, Nov, 1984
  • Beal, Suzanne “West Edge” Sculpture Magazine, Oct, 2007
  • Chandler, Mary  “Spoils” Rocky Mountain News, April, 1993
  • Clegg, Nancy  “Fecund Nature” Westword, May 11, 1988
  • Clegg, Nancy  “Colorado Letter” Artspace Magazine, (Fall 1988)
  • DDM, Le Mas d’Azil, Festival International d’art: il n’est pas trop tard pour le voir, LADEPECHE.fr, June, 20th 2013
  • DeVuono, Frances “Allan Packer”, Artweek, June, 2006
  • Engelson, Andrew  “Panorama” Seattle Weekly, March , 2004
  • Fudge, Jane  “Power Packs” The Denver Post, October 1, 1986
  • Graves, Jen “Visceral, Violent, Charming” The Stranger, July 11th, 2011
  • Guay, Abigail “Open Houses” Arcade, Sept 7, 2011
  • Hackett, Regina “Artist Trust ” Seattle P I, Oct. 22, 2004
  • Hayden, Nicki  “First Exhibit” Boulder Daily Camera, April, 1993
  • Hill, Hart  “What’s Old” Westword, April 6, 1993
  • Mahoney, Robert  “Essay” Ramnarine Gallery, Dec. 1993
  • Miller, Barbara “Allan Packer”, Art Papers, July/August, 2006
  • Miller, Brian “Allan Packer” Seattle Weekly, Dec 8th, 2010
  • Rosen Steven  “Book Packer” The Denver Post, Nov. 7, 1990
  • Rosen Steven  “Fang Mask” The Denver Post, April 1, 1993
  • Rosen Steven  “First Sightings” The Denver Post, April 4, 1993
  • Teagarden, Rebecca “Salt Box” The Seattle Times, July 21, 2011
  • Upchurch, Michael “Capitol Hill installations” The Seattle Times, July 21st, 2011
  • Watters, Nate “Madhouse,” City Arts, Seattle, July 27th, 2011
  • Wilkinson, Eric “Mad Art” King 5 News, July 19th, 2011
Awards
  • USA Artists Project Grant, 2012
  • Canada Council, Travel Grant, 2010
  • 4 Culture Special Projects Grant, 2009
  • Artist Trust Fellowship, 2004
  • Canada Council Mid Career Grant, 2005
  • Artist Trust/Washington State Arts Commission Fellowship, 2004
  • Artist Trust, G.A.P. Grant, 2004
  • Bill True and Mike Halperin Award, 2002
  • Artist Trust, G.A.P. Grant, 2001
  • Salmagundi Club, Fellowship Award, 2000
  • Ontario Art Council, O.A.C. Assistance Grant, 1984
  • University of Windsor Fellowship Award, 1977 – 1979
  • Toronto Dominion Bank, Fellowship Award, 1977
Public Work
  • The Mesmerizer of Absence, Mas d’Azil, France
  • Toronto Dominion Bank, Toronto, Canada
  • University of Windsor, Windsor Canada
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
  • Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
  • Tom Cat Bakery, New York, NY
  • Pioneer Square, Seattle, WA
  • Burke Museum, Seattle, WA
  • Nelson Public Library, Nelson, Wales
  • Denver Center for the Performing Arts, Denver, CO
  Residencies
  • Wurlitzer Foundation, Taos, NM, 2013
  • New Works, The Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta, 2011
  • Helene Wurlitzer Foundation Residency, Taos, NM, 2008
  • Canada Council International Studio Program, New York, NY, 2006
  • New Works Residency, The Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta, 2005
  • Arts/Industry Residency,  JM Kohler Arts Center, WI, 2005