Ron Porter




Master of Fine Arts - Ohio UniversityAthensOH1989

Bachelor of Fine Arts - Middle Tennessee State University1987


Solo Exhibitions

Hidell Brooks Gallery Charlotte NC Spring 2013 (scheduled)

Cumberland Gallery Nashville TN2012, 2010, 2005,1999, 1996, 1993, 1991

Volunteer State Community CollegeGallatin TN2003

Gallery Vl,  Columbus, OH1996, 1998

Marietta CollegeMarietta, OH1995


Selected Group Exhibitions

Tinney Contemporary Nashville Group Summer Show2012

American Juried Art Salon2012

Nashville Art Gallery ExpoMTSU Todd GalleryFall 2011

Hidel Brooks GalleryCharlotte NC“Introductions #5”  summer 2011

Chautauqua Institute New York“Out Of The Blue”  summer 2011

Art Chicagospring 2011

Vanderbilt Fine Arts Gallery   Faculty Exhibition 2010

7TH Biennial National Art Exhibition Punta Gorda, FL 2010

Cumberland Gallery “FOOD” theme exhibition. Tn 2010

All American Juried Art SalonTexas   2009

Acanthus InvitationalSonoma CA2009

Cumberland Gallery “Green Show” 2009

New Works/Nine States Art St.Louis 2006

DIVERSE VISIONS Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Faculty 1999, 2002, 2005, 2010

Artscapes Museum Show & Auction Knoxville TN 2004

AAF Contemporary Art Fair New York2004

Tennessee State Museum Traveling Exhibition 2004


Selected Public Collections

First BankCollection of Tennessee Art

NationalEndowment for the Arts(loan 1998-2009) Washington DC

Fidelity Investments, Boston, MA

Tennessee State Museum

Vanderbilt University Medical Library Collection TN

Opryland HotelNashville TN

South Central Bell, Nashville TN

Kaiser Permanente, DenverCO

Champions Development Group, Westerville OH

Franklin University, ColumbusOH

Boult-Cummins Law Firm, Nashville TN

Peoples Bank CollectionMarietta OH

Huntington Bank   Columbus OH

Dollar General Stores Corporation

Automatic Data Processing CompanyChicago IL

Pinkerton Tobacco CompanyOwensboroKY

Springs Mills CollectionLancaster SC

Tennessee Valley AuthorityKnoxville TN

Yellow Freight System IncOverland ParkKS

Greenville County Museum of ArtSC

Clarion UniversityClarion PA

Hoyt Institute of Fine ArtsNew Castle PA

American PlasticsColumbus OH

Metro Health SystemCleveland OH

Kaiser CorporationCleveland OH

First Tennessee BankNashville TN