Continuing Display

  Franklin Square Gallery in Southport,  North Carolina
Gallery Hours: Monday thru Saturday  10am - 5pm.

Artful Living at 112  Cape Fear Bulivard, Carolina Beach, NC.  Regular Business Hours.

April 25th thru July 24th 20010                      
Maple Wood Gallery
9707 Old Georgetown Rd.
Bethesda, MD.
Washington Water Color Association Juried Art Show
Reception: Saturday  May 2nd, 4-6PM
March 1st, thru 27th.
Associated Artists of Southport Spring Show
Show participation is open to the public.
Franklin Square Gallery, Southport, NC

March 3rd.  thru 29th.
Associated Artists of Southport Spring Show
Show participation is open to the public.  The judge for this show will be  Joanne Anderson.  She is a member of the American Watercolor Society and Signature member of the South Carolina Watercolor Society.  
Reception:  March 4th., 6-8pm
Nov.16th. thru Dec 29th.  
Washington Water Color Association Juried Art Show
 at Strathmore Mansion Art Center.

This show will be juried and judged by Barbara Nuss.  Barbara is a fine artist and has books published by North Light Books entitled, 14  Formulas For Painting Fabulous Landscapes and Winning Formulas for Paining Fabulous Landscapes.  
Sept. 5th. thru Nov.7th.
 Woman's National Democratic Club, Washington, DC.
This show is made up of members of the Washington Water Color Association to be displaying.

Christmas On The Cape - 2004

Christmas on the Cape Fear River.  Wilmington, NC.

The purpose is to raise money for the Lower Cape Fear Hospice & Life Care Center, a worthy organization.  Wilmington Art Association members, Barbara Allinson, Joe Fires and Helen Killman painted a 10 ft. x 24 ft. mural of the Henreitta II.  During the Festival of Trees, the Henreitta II mural will be located in the dessert room of the Hilton Hotel beginning November 27th until December 5th.  

Helen & Barbara
Henreitta II on the Cape Fear River, Wilmington, NC

The Black & White Ball & Auction
November 2004

The First Annual Black & White Ball & Art Auction was held on November 12th at the Hilton.  The proceeds went to the non-profit organization Downtown Wilmington, Inc., formerly known as D.A.R.E.  The evening was a success  with $10,000 raised for the economic development of the downtown area.  The silent auction took place at during dinner and each invited artists received 25% of the retail price. Everyone was dressed in black and white and some wore masks.  Each woman received a Lennox silver Fortune Cookie as a memento.  The Wilmington Art Association was well represented by eleven of its members.

May  1st - 30th  
Featured Artist

"Natures Bounty and Other Beautiful Things"
The Wilmington Gallery
Chandler's Wharf
  225 South Water St.
  Wilmington, NC  28401
  (910) 343- 4370
  Reception May 28th, 7pm
 Sept. 4 - 30th
"The Creative Spirit"

"An Exhibit of Fine Art Created by
 Stretching, Reaching and Growing."

24N. Front St.
Wilmington, NC
8:30 am - 5 pm wk. days

2003 - 07
 The Wilmington Gallery
Exhibiting Member
Chandler's Wharf
225 South Water St.
Wilmington, NC 28401
(901) 343-4370
Feb. thru Sept.
First & Boykin Gallery
124 Nash St.
Wilson, NC
(252) 291-4329

March 1999

"Four Seasons"
Center for the Arts
Centre St.
Manassas, Va.
Michele, Barbara, Roxanne, Janet

A collaboration of four artists with artwork featuring the four seasons of the year.

1998 February

"Emerging Artists"  Exhibition
Gallery West
Old Town, Alexandria, Va.

1998 March thru April

Solo Exhibit
City Hall, Fairfax, VA.


Featured Artist
 May 2014                                                             Franklyn Square Gallery
                                                                                       130 E. West St.
                                                                                       Southport, NC

June 1994                                
                            Fairfax Art League                            
                           Members Only Gallery
                                Old Town Hall, Fairfax Va.
Juried Shows

"Coastal Plains Juried Show" First & Boykin Gallery, Wilson, NC
Wilmington Art Association Spring Show,
Azalea Festival, NC
Fairfax Art League Annual Juried Art Exhibit, Fairfax, VA
Springfield Art Guild Fall Art Show & Sale, Va.
Prince William County Art Fair, Va.  Selected Group,
 1st. Place
The Manassas Art Guild Holiday Art Show, Va.
The Fairfax Art League Annual Fall Art Exhibit, Va.
Friends of the Torpedo Factory Art Center Show
"Young At Art", Va.
Springfield Art Guild Annual  Spring Art Show , Va.  
Woodbridge Art Guild Show "Sensations IV", Va.
Gallery West "Emerging Artistís  Exhibition", Va.
Manassas Art Guild, Va. Members Only Show,
Honorable Mention
Prince William County Fair, Va.  Selected Group,  
Best In Show
2015 - To Present  Franklin Square Gallery, Southport, N.C.
2014 - State of the Art / Art of the State Cameron Art Museum, Wilmington N.C.
2002-2007 Exhibiting Member of the Wilmington Gallery, Wilmington, N.C.
"Most August" Photography Exhibition, First & Boykin Gallery,
 Wilson, NC
"Art From the Coast" Morning Art Center Gallery, Asheboro, N.C.
Art Count 2000 "A Virtual Gallery" 1708 Gallery, Richmond, Va.
Manassas Art Guild Fall Show  "Ode to the Bean,"  Manassas, Va.
Aug., Solo Exhibition at Bull Run Regional Library, Manassas, Va.     
"Celebrate The Arts" Piedmont Building, 2nd Fl. Manassas, Va.
 "The Four Seasons"  A Four-Woman Show, Center For The Arts,                                         
Manassas Va.
Manassas Art Guild Fall Show "Art at the Lazy Bean" Manassas Va.
League of Reston Artists "Annual Regional Fine Art Exhibition,"
Reston, Va.
Manassas Art Guild, Members Only Show, Prince William Judicial
Building,  Manassas, Va.
Manassas Art Guild Spring Show, Bull Run Library, Manassas, Va.
Spot Light On the Arts, Old Town Hall, Fairfax, Va.
 Neighborhood Art Show, Grace Episcopal Church, The Plains, Va.
Spot Light On The Arts, Old Town Hall, Fairfax, Va.
Neighborhood Art Show, Grace Episcopal Church, The Plains, Va
Fairfax Art League Fall Show, Community Culture Center,  
N.O.V.A. Community College, Annandale, Va.
Fairfax Art League, In Search of Excellence;  "Insights Into The  
World Of The Visual Artist " C & P  Telephone Company  of Virginia Art Gallery, Annandale, Va.  
Spot Light On the Arts, Old Town Hall Gallery, Fairfax, Va.  

      Barbara's paintings are in private collections throughout the United States and have been exhibited in Franklyn Square Gallery, Southport, N.C.; Cameron Art Museum, N.C.; The Wilmington Gallery, N.C., First & Boinkin Gallery, Wilson, N.C.; Morning Art Center Gallery, Asheboro, N.C.; Womenís Democratic Club, Washington, DC; Fairfax Old Town Hall Gallery; Fairfax City Hall; Fairfax Chamber of Commerce; Fairfax Judicial Center; Fairfax County Government Center;  EDS Corporation, Herndon, Va.; Manassas Judicial Building; Bull Run Regional Library;  Northern Virginia Community Collage, Annandale Campus; Center for the Arts, OldTown, Manassas; The Lazy Bean, Old Town Mansssas, Va.

Note:  All artwork featured on this site is copyrighted © by
Barbara E. Allinson unless otherwise noted.

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