Rebecca Allan is a New York-based visual artist whose work is inspired by her deep commitment to botany, ecology, and land conservation. She is also the founder of Painterly Gardens, a Bronx-based firm specializing in sustainable garden design. Exhibiting in the United States and abroad for over 25 years, Allan has been represented in 40 solo, and 24 group exhibitions, nationally and abroad. Her work is represented in the permanent collection of the U.S. Embassy in Oslo, Norway. She is also represented in New York by David Richard Gallery.
Allan is the recipient of artist’s residencies at: Lebanese American University; The Dune Shacks of Peaked Hill Bars in Provincetown; Camargo Foundation in Cassis, France; The Hermitage Artists Retreat, Englewood, Florida; Centrum Foundation, Port Townsend, WA; Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, VA; and Dorland Mountain Arts Colony, Temecula, CA. She is a board member of the Kentucky Natural Lands Trust.