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February 2012 News Releases

Michael D. Allen appointed the preparator at the Mulvane Museum of Art

Michael D. Allen, of Topeka, was recently appointed the preparator at the Mulvane Museum of Art at Washburn University.

Allen received a bachelor of fine arts degree from Washburn in 2011, graduating cum laude and with art department honors. He completed a Washburn Transformational Experience degree enhancement in creative activity and is a three time recipient of the Mulvane Art Museum’s Women's Board Art Scholarship.

Allen’s artwork has been displayed in various solo shows, group shows, juried exhibition and publications. He serves as the 2012 chairman of the 7th annual Aaron Douglas Art Fair . and is currently serving as the 7th Annual Aaron Douglas Art Fair - 2012 Chair.

The Mulvane Art Museum is located at 17th & Jewell Streets on the campus of Washburn University.

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Dena Anson, university relations, (785) 670-1711

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