John Wilkison’s Bio
John Wilkison was born in 1947 in Nashville, Tennessee. He attended Vanderbilt University and graduated with a degree in Art History in 1969. He then went to teach art in Dyersburg, Tennessee, where he met his wife of 43 years; shortly thereafter, he moved back to Nashville, where he graduated from Vanderbilt with a Masters Degree in Painting and Studio.
John has been working in watercolor since 1970. His paintings have been handled by the Jamison Galleries in Santa Fe, New Mexico, the Aronson Gallery in Atlanta, Georgia and the Cumberland Gallery in Nashville. His works have been shown at the Montgomery Museum of Art in Alabama, The Museum of the Southwest in Midland, Texas and the Tennessee State Museum.
He is a Signature member of the National Watercolor Society, the Southern Watercolor Society, and the Tennessee Watercolor Society. His works are in private, public and museum collections.