Alison Filley

Coordinator, Studios and Outreach

Alison teaches printmaking and foundation courses. She maintains the printmaking/book arts facilities and manages supplies for the entire art department.

She also works with admissions to coordinate events and meet with students and advises incoming freshman art majors. She co-curates the Morrissey Gallery in the lobby of Galvin Fine Arts Center.

Education and Training

  • MFA, University of Iowa Printmaking
  • BFA, Washington University, St. Louis Printmaking, minor Art History

Courses Taught

Introduction to Printmaking
Topics: Screen Printing

Recent Exhibitions or Installations

"Build Adapt Repeat: Prints in Flux," collaborative print installation, Southern Graphics Council International Conference, "Flux: The Edge of Yesterday and Tomorrow," Portland, OR, 2016.
"Artists First: College Art Faculty of the Quad Cities," Figge Art Museum, Davenport, IA, 2014.
"Town and Gown: Printmaking As Agent of Discourse and Collaboration," panel chair, Mid America Print Conference, Print City, Detroit, MI, 2014.
"Iowa Artists 2012: Printmaking," Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA, 2012.

Professional Organizations

Mid America Print Council (MAPC)
Southern Graphics Council International (SGCI)


Alison Filley

Galvin Fine Arts Center 06
518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803

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