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Sterling Allen

Assistant Professor, Art Foundations
Office: JCM 2122A
Office Phone: 245-0322


Sterling Allen received his BFA from the University of Texas at Austin in 2003 and holds an MFA in Sculpture from the Milton Avery Graduate School of Arts at Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.  He is a co-founder and co-director of Okay Mountain, an artist collective and former gallery based in Austin, Texas.  The group, founded in 2005, hosted over fifty exhibitions as a gallery and has work in the permanent collections of numerous national museums.  As a solo artist he has exhibited, organized and completed projects at venues throughout the United States and received a number of residencies including the Artpace International Artist-In-Residence Program in San Antonio, Texas and a residency at the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts in Omaha, Nebraska.  He lives and works in Austin and is currently an Assistant Professor in Studio Art at Texas State University.