Lynne Allen

Lynne Allen has been Professor of Art at the School of Visual Arts in the College of Fine Arts at Boston University since 2006. She was Director of the School from 2006-2015 and Interim Dean of the College from 2015-2018. Previously she was a Professor of Art at Rutgers University. Lynne’s work has been exhibited widely nationally and internationally and is included in collections at the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Museum of Modern Art Library, the New York Public Library, New York; the Corcoran Gallery of Art, the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C and the Victoria & Albert Museum, London, among others. Selected exhibition venues include the Whitney Museum of American Art ‘New Editions’ and The Victoria and Albert Museum, London, as well as International exhibitions in several places, including the International Print Triennial, Tallinn, Estonia, where she won a diploma award. Lynne has taught artist workshops and lectured abroad (Iceland, Poland, Denmark, China, Slovenia, South Africa, Russia, Sweden) and in the U.S.  Honors include two Fulbright Scholarships, two Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Grants, a New Jersey State Council on the Arts Fellowship, and a Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Grant. She lives in Brookline, Massachusetts.