Hugh Merrill

BIO

Hugh Merrill is an accomplished multifaceted person who serves as an artist, printmaker, educator, published writer, and founder of the Chameleon Arts Agency. Presently a tenured professor at the Kansas City Art Institute in the Printmaking/Painting department, Merrill has a Bachelors of Fine Art from Maryland Institute College of Art along with a Masters of Fine Art from Yale University. He has exhibited internationally in such institutions as the Museum of Modern Art, the Harvard Art Museums, the Cranbrook Museum and the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, to name a few. Merrill has taught and lectured at over 75 universities and schools worldwide, to say he has a passion for academia is truly an understatement.

 

COLLECTIONS

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri

Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art, St. Joseph, Missouri

Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama

Columbus College of Art, Chicago Illinois

Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

Daum Museum, Sedalia, Missouri

Davenport Museum of Art, Davenport, Iowa

Franklin Furnace, New York, New York

Gravura Do Douro Museo, Sousa, Portugal

Guanlan Original Printmaking Base, Shenzhen, China

Hallmark, Inc., Kansas City, Missouri

Harvard Law School, Boston, Massachusetts

Harvard Museums, Boston, Massachusetts

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri

Minneapolis Museum of Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York

National Contemporary Art Museum, Poznan, Poland

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri

Nerman Contemporary Art Museum, Overland Park, Kansas

Purdue University Art Museum, West Lafayette, Indiana

San Antonio Art Institute, San Antonio, Texas

Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, Nebraska

Silvermine Artist's Guild, Silvermine, Connecticut

Springfield Museum of Fine Art, Springfield, Missouri

Spencer Museum, Lawrence, Kansas

University of Dallas, Dallas, Texas

University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi

Virginia Museum, Richmond, Virginia

Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio

Yale Museum of Fine Arts, New Haven, Connecticut

 

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2013