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Christopher Brennan



                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Work in progress.


EDUCATION
MFA, Painting, Kansas State University (2002)
BFA, Painting, Fontbonne University (1986)
 
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
 
2015  Mitchell Museum, Cedarhurst Center for the Arts, Mt. Vernon, IL:  Urban Myths: The Art of Christopher Brennan
2005  Lewis and Clark Community College, Godfrey, IL
2003  Mulvane Art Museum, Topeka, KS: Christopher Brennan: Featured Kansas Artist
2003  Strecker-Nelson Gallery, Manhattan, KS: Urban Dreams
2002  Kemper Art Gallery, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS: MFA Thesis Exhibition
2001  Messing Gallery, St. Louis, MO: New Paintings
1998  Messing Gallery, St. Louis, MO: Urban Landscapes
1996  Midtown Arts Center, St. Louis, MO: Moods of the Urban Landscape
1989  Artists on the Corner, St. Louis, MO: Urban Views
 
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
 
2015  Jacoby Arts Center, Alton, IL: Chris Brennan and John Celuch 
2015  Hatheway Cultural Center Gallery, Godfrey, IL: Lewis and Clark Faculty Exhibit
2013  Strecker-Nelson Gallery, Manhattan, KS: Only the Best
2013  Mitchell Museum, Mt. Vernon, IL: Southern Illinois Artists Biennial
2013  Jacoby Arts Center, Alton, IL: Lewis and Clark Faculty Exhibit
2012  Jacoby Arts Center, Alton, IL: Rural Minds Inspiring Design
2011, 2012  Lewis and Clark Community College, Godfrey, IL: Faculty Exhibit
2009  Mitchell Museum, Mt. Vernon, IL: Southern Illinois Artists Biennial
2006  Strecker-Nelson Gallery, Manhattan, KS
2002  Mulvane Art Museum, Topeka, KS: Washburn University Faculty Exhibit
2002  Art St. Louis, St. Louis, MO: New Works/Nine States; Jurored by Lynn Herbert, Curator, Houston Museum of Contemporary Art
2002  Ft. Hays State University, Hays, KS: Great Plains National; jurored by Leesa Fanning, Asst. Director of Contemporary Art, Nelson-Atkins Museum
2001  Period Gallery, Omaha, NE: Realism III
2001  Carnegie Art Center, Leavenworth, KS: Brennan, Russom, Schwartzchild
2001  Rose-Hullman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute, IN: Jetstream
2001  Willard Gallery, Manhattan, KS
2000  Salina Arts Center, Salina, KS: 21st Annual Juried Exhibition; Awarded People's Choice Awards; Jurored by Lynn Herbert, Curator, Houston Museum of Contemporary Art
2000  Urban Designs, Manhattan, KS: First Peek
2000  Willard Gallery, Manhattan, KS
1997  Fontbonne University Art Gallery, St. Louis, MO: Three Alumni
1995  Adam Whitney Gallery, Omaha, NE
1991  Blue Moon Gallery, St. Louis, MO
1989  Brenau College, Gainesville, GA: National Invitational
1988  Messing Gallery, St. Louis, MO: Tina Brown and Chris Brennan
1987  Wittenberg Gallery, St. Louis, MO
1986  Center of Contemporary Arts, St. Louis, MO: Artists from Fortune
1986  Fontbonne University Art Gallery, St. Louis, MO: BFA Thesis Exhibit
 
COLLECTIONS
 
Beach Museum of Art, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS
Mulvane Art Museum, Topeka, KS
Topeka Public Library / Sabatini Gallery, Topeka, KS
Sprint Corporation, Kansas City, MO
US Bank, St. Louis, MO
Emprise Bank, Wichita, KS
Citizen's National Bank, Lansing, KS
Riley County Courthouse, Manhattan, KS
Charles Crane Insurance Agency Co., St. Louis, MO
Missionary Sisters of St. Peter Claver, St. Louis, MO
Bruce and Barbara Feldacker Collection / Mercantile Library, St. Louis, MO
Timothy and Jeanne Drone Collection, St. Louis, MO
Numerous private collections
 
TEACHING AND RELATED EXPERIENCE
 
Assistant Professor/Art Coordinator, Lewis and Clark Community College, Godfrey, IL (2013-Present)
Adjunct Instructor, Lewis and Clark Community College, Godfrey, IL (2005-13)
Adjunct Instructor, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS (2003-04)
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Washburn University, Topeka, KS (2002-04)
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS (1999-2002)
Graduate Exhibits Coordinator, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS (1999-2002)
Graduate Assistant, Image Library, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS (1999-2000)
Adjunct Assistant Professor, St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO (1996-98)
Technical Director, Stage Carpenter, Scenic Painter, St. Louis Black Repertory Co., St. Louis, MO (1994-96)
Art Instructor, Ursuline Academy, St. Louis, MO (1987-88)





Part of the studio in Alton.