Crockett’s paintings record deliberate acts. Lines dance, pierce, trace and interrupt: color jumps, cascades and jostles; all invite play and exploration.
Alan Crockett lives in Columbus, Ohio. An emeritus associate professor of art at Ohio State University, he graduated from the San Francisco Art Institute (BFA 1973, MFA 1975). Individual artist fellowships awarded are: The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation Studio Residency, Brooklyn, NY; Six Ohio Arts Council (OAC) Individual Artist Fellowships; Three Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) Individual Artist Fellowships; The Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) Dresden Residency, 2000; National Endowment of the Arts (Painting) 1983; Ford Foundation Grant 1982.