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June Kilgore (Estate)

BIOGRAPHY

1927-2006


 


Professor of Art Emeritus, Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia


Chairperson (1973 - 1987), Art Department, Graduate and Undergraduate Faculty, appointed


1959 - 1989, tenured 1965; retired 1989


 


Education


M.F.A., Pratt Institute, 1971


M.A., Marshall University 1962


A.B., Marshall University 1957


Additional Work: George Peabody College, Summers of 1961, 1963, 1964 and Ohio University, Summer of 1965


 


Recent Honors


Governor's Award, WV Virginia Juried Exhibition, 1999, The Cultural Center, Charleston, WV,


Selected to represent the Visual Arts by The Clay Center for Arts & Sciences of WV, publication, HANG ON TO YOUR SEATS, 1999


D. Gene Jordon Memorial Award,  West Virginia Juried Exhibition 1997,  The Cultural Center, Charleston, WV


Distinguished Alumni: Art Achievement Award, College of Fine Arts, Biennial Arts Gala 1996, Marshall University, Huntington, WV, Oct 12, 1996


Distinguished West Virginian Award, The State of West Virginia, Governor Gaston Caperton, Jun 24, 1995


June Kilgore, A Retrospective,  West Virginia Cultural Center for the Arts, State Capitol Complex; First Retrospective exhibition for a West Virginia Artist. Jun - Oct, 1995; monograph published, interview video produced. Concurrent exhibition of selected work by former students now working in the arts professionally.


Governor's Award for Exemplary Contribution by an Artist to Arts Education, State of WV 1994


Arts and Letters with Rachael Worby, Exhibition of Prints, Governor's mansion, Oct 1993


Arts and Letters, Guest Speaker, Apr 1994


Sunrise Museum, Painting Purchase, Curator's Choice,  Permanent collection, 1993


Charleston, WV 


 


Selected One Person Exhibitions


June Kilgore Memorial Exhibition, Birke Art Gallery, Marshall University, WV 2007


Large Paintings, The Art Store, Charleston, WV  March 20 - April 10, 2004


June Kilgore: Moments and Transitions, The Art Store, Charleston, WV Oct 28 - Nov 18, 2000


Recent Works, The Art Store, Charleston, WV, Apr 15 - May, 1998


June Kilgore, A Retrospective, WV Division of Culture and History, The Cultural Center, Charleston, WV, Jun - Oct, 1995


Recent Works, The Art Store, Charleston, WV, Nov - Dec, 1994


Yvonne Rapp Gallery, Louisville, KY, January, 1991


Pierce Gallery, WV Institute of Technology, Montgomery, WV, Sept, 1989


Birke Gallery, Department of Art, College of Fine Arts, Marshall University, Sept - Oct, 1989


The Art Store, Charleston, WV, Nov 21 - Dec 21, 1987


Malton Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH, 1988


University of East Tennessee, Johnson City, TN, 1984


Bluefield College, Bluefield, WV, 1983


University of Charleston, Charleston, WV, 1981


Fairmont College, Fairmont, WV, 1975


Ashland Area Gallery, Ashland, KY, 1976 1978 1987


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One Arts Gallery, Huntington, WV, 1974


Charleston Art Gallery at Sunrise, Charleston, WV, 1973


Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV, 1973


Pratt Institute, New York, NY, 1971


 


Selected Invitationals


WV Artists Millennium Exhibit, Museum in the Community, Hurricane, WV, Jan 15 - Mar 4, 2000


Faculty Exhibition, Birke Art Museum, Marshall University, Art Department, Huntington, WV, Sept 2000


25th Years of Art: Anniversary Exhibition, The Art Store, Charleston, WV, Nov 7 - Dec 1998


West Virginia Artists, Marshall University Graduate College of Art Collection, Exhibition and Publication, South Charleston, WV, 1997


Allied Artist of West Virginia 60th Exhibition, Sunrise Museum, Charleston, WV  1996


Box Exhibition, The Art Store, Charleston, WV  1996


4 Women - Landscapes, Graver M. Herman Fine Arts Center, Marietta College, Marietta, OH  1995


Metamorphosis: An Invitational Exhibition of Women Artists, in conjunction with the Women and Creativity: Changing Lives conference, WV University, Morgantown, WV, Jan 9 - Feb 12, 1995


West Virginia Cultural Center, Traveling Exhibition of Selected Work, from Juried Exhibition, 1994 - 1995


West Virginia University, College of Creative Arts, Grandview Gallery, Metamorphosis,  1994


Art for Schools Exhibition, The Art Store, Apr, 1994


Print Makers, West Virginia Cultural Center, Charleston, WV, 1994


West Virginia University, College of Creative Arts, "Women in Art, Four Women, 1993


Art Screens, The Art Store, Charleston, WV  1992


Two Artists in Greece, The Art Store, Charleston, WV, Nov - Dec, 1990


Small Works: Paintings and Prints, The Art Store, Charleston, WV, December, 1990


Energized Spaces, 2 person, Cuyanoga Community College, Gallery West, Cleveland, OH, 1989


The West Virginia Experience, The Art Store (2 Galleries), Charleston, WV, 1989


Up Against the Wall, Sunrise Museum, Charleston, WV  1987


Department of Culture and History, Capitol Complex, Charleston, WV  1986/87


Showing our Best, The Art Store, Charleston, WV  1986


Print Invitational, West Virginia State College, Institute, WV   1987


J.B. Speed Museum, Alliance Gallery, Louisville, KY, 1984 1985 1986 1987


Charleston Skyline, The Art Store, Charleston, WV, 1985


Guest Lecturer/Teacher/One Person Exhibition, paintings, monoprints, handmade paper, Federal University of Brazil, Victoria, Espirito Santos, Brazil, , Partners of Americas, Washington, DC  1985


The Alliance Invitational, J.B. Speed Museum, Louisville, KY, 1984/85


Deborah Peverall Gallery, Charlotte, NC, painting, 1984/85


Don Malton Gallery, Cincinnati, OH, Paintings and Works on Paper  1985


Works of Paper, Invitational Exhibition, Department of Culture and History, Capitol Complex, Charleston, WV, 1984


Pikeville College Invitational, Pikeville, KY, 1984


Artwork Selected by Artists, Museum in the Community, 1984


Louisville Art Gallery, Louisville, KY, 1984


 


Selected Juried Exhibitions


Allied Artists of WV 62nd Exhibition, Sunrise Museum, Charleston, WV 2000


West Virginia Juried Exhibition 1999, The Cultural Center, Charleston, WV


Allied Artists of WV 61st Exhibition, Sunrise Museum, Charleston, WV 1998


West Virginia Juried Exhibition 1997, The Cultural Center, Charleston, WV


West Virginia Juried Exhibition 1994, Cultural Center, Charleston, WV


Exhibition 280: Works on Walls, Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV  1994


Cross Currents, Stifel Fine Arts Center, Wheeling, WV  1993


Allied Artist Juried Exhibition, Art Museum at Sunrise, Charleston, WV,  1989 1982 1983 1984 1986 1987 1990 1991 1992 1994  2000


West Virginia Juried Exhibitions, Biennials since 1979 , West Virginia Arts and Humanities Council, West Virginia Cultural Center, Charleston, WV


Parkersburg Arts Gallery, Parkersburg, WV, 1984 1985 1986


Piedmont Painting and Sculpture Exhibition, Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC, 1981


Exhibition 280, Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV, since 1963


 


Selected Collections


Avampato Discovery Museum/Juliet Museum of Art, Charleston, WV


Ashland Oil Industries, Columbus, OH


Bucci Bailey Javins, Charleston, WV


Capitol Conference Center, Charleston, WV


Charleston Civic Center, Charleston, WV


Charles Ryan Associates, Charleston, WV


City of Charlotte at Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC


DiTrapano and Jackson, Charleston, WV


Federal Reserve Bank of Balltimore, Baltimore, MD


Federal University of Brazil at Victoria, Victoria, Brazil


First National Huntington Bank, Huntington, WV


Governor Gaston Caperton, WV


Haddad and Associates, Charleston, WV


Huntington Banks, Charleston, WV


Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV


IBM, Washington, DC


Logan Surgical Association, Logan, WV


Marshall University Graduate College Art Collection, Charleston and Huntington, WV


Sen. John D Rockefeller, IV, Washington, DC


State of West Virginia Collection, Charleston, WV


WesBanco, Charleston, WV


West Virginia American Water Company, Charleston, WV


 


Represented by The Art Store since 1978