Artist / Writer/ Professor Emeritus/ Eastern Kentucky University
Visiting Artist / Professor of Art/ East Carolina University


Represented by

Solo Shows
2018 & 2020 Greenstone Artworks Westcliffe CO
2017 Natura Morta Alexandria Art League Alexandria VA
2013 Plexiglas Paintings Giles Gallery Eastern Ky university
2013 Plexiglas Paintings Westcliffe Art League Westcliffe Colorado
2012 Recent Work Durham Art League Durham NC
2008 Curators Choice Huntington Museum of Art Huntington WVA
2007 Notes From 405 John Deaux Gallery Pueblo Colorado
2006 34 Year Retrospective Giles Gallery Eastern Kentucky University
2005 Solo Show Cultureclash Salida Colorado
2004 Lindsay Wilson College
2003 Berea College,
2006 Louisville Art Association at the Watertower
Artsplace, Lexington 96
University of Evansville 91
Artsplace, Lexington, Ky 90
Joy Horwich Gallery 1979,80,81,82,83,84,85,86,87,88,89,92
Shepherd College, Shepherdstown WVA. 1988
Wabash College, Crawfordsville,IN 1984
Milliken University, Decatur Ill. 1984
Toni Jones Gallery, Houston TX.1984
JB Speed Museum, Louisville,Ky.1981
University of Kentucky, Lexington,KY 1979
Georgetown College, Georgetown KY 1978
Westbroadway Gallery, NYC 1977
Brooks Memorial Museum, Memphis,TN. 1972

Eli Lilly Co
Frito-Lay Collection,Chicago
The Blount Collection,Birmingham Ala.
The Drackett Collection,Cincinnati
Cincinnati Bell
The Huntington Museum,Huntington WVA
Citizens National Bank, Louisville KY
Brooks Memorial Museum, Memphis,TN
Louisville Public Library
The Commonwealth of Kentucky
The Evansville Museum of Arts And Sciences, Evansville,IN
The Kinston Arts Council, Kinston NC
East Carolina University, Greenville NC
St Mary Corwin Hospital Pueblo CO
THE Women's Hospital of Lexington (KY)

AWARDS (Selected):
2023 Best of Show ($1000) "UNTITLED 3" Crawfordsville IN
2016 Best of show : $1000 Abstract National Exhibition Wichita Art Center
$ 1000 best of show Kinston (NC) national 2004
$1500.00 purchase award 1990 Realism Annual
(Evansville Museum of Art)
$1000.00 purchase award, 1987 CAA Annual,(Best of show)
Kinston, NC
$1000.00 purchase award,1974 Appalachian Corridors
Exhibition, Charleston, WVA.(best of show)
$1000.00 purchase award (best of show)1972 Mid South
Annual, Memphis, TN
Outstanding Alumnus Award 1982 University of Evansville

GROUP and INVITATIONAL EXHIBITIONS, (over 150 regional & national)

COMPETETIVE EXHIBITIONS: included in 170 local regional and
national print, drawing, and painting


2022 "Spaghettified" Evening Street Review
2021 "Kansas". VOIS
Hawaii Pacific Review: "Paper Calendar"
2019 1st Prize Next Great Writers (fiction) Carnegie Center
"See, I Told You This Would Happen
Evening Street Review (Sacramento) "Missile Carrier"
Westchester Review (New York) "Philip And Elizabeth"
Nominated for Pushcart Prize "Eden"
"A Head of His Time" Map Literary
" Eden" The Progenitor
" Shooting Gallery" Mount Hope Magazine
"Eden" first prize Colorado Writers Workshop
2017 "Crossroads" HoosierLit Journal
2016 "Outlander" Carnegie Center
"Click Knife" The Raven's Perch
2015 Trajectory "Maximus"
The Madison Review. "Contents"
2nd Prize Carnegie Flash Fiction. "Ursa Minor"
2014 1st Prize Carnegie Flash Fiction. "Maximus"
2013 2nd Prize Carnegie Flash Fiction. "Crotalus Viridis"
2011 2nd Prize Colorado Writers' Workshop.
"Sled Lake Revisited"
2010 Verdad "Ringtone Maker"
Verdad featured visual artist
Foliage Oak "Deploy"
Journal of Language and Culture
Into the Valley of the Post Nuevo Paleos"
2008 Cellar Roots. "Singrad Advaard"
2007 Broken Bridge Review. "salt Flat"
2006 First Prize Ann Arbor Book Festival. "Etude"
First Prize Carnegie Short Fiction. "Ringtone Maker"
Clean Sheets. "Family Affair"
Dispatch. "Miscalculation"
Hamilton Stone Review. "Shrink wrap"
Kudzu. "Sciurus Alberti"
Gihon River Review "Gretchen of Wisconsin"
2005 Kudzu. "Summit Fever"
Slow Trains. "Red State"
Spoiled Ink. "Scumbag"
2004 2nd collection of short fiction and illustrations
Redneck Joyride
2002 Chaffin Journal "Tinsletown"
Featured Writer "Dystinctart"
2002. Chaffin Journal "Tinsletown"
2001 Chaffin Journal "Grab Bag"

My Books: 2003 "Melange"
2004. "Redneck Joyride"
2005. "Lakeview Motel"
2006. "I Slept With A Republican"
2007. "You Could Already Be. Loser"
2008. "They Went To Fallujah we went to the Open air mall"
2013. "Ten Pretty Good Stories"
2014. "Go E-Pub Yourself
2016 "See, I Told You This Would Happen"
2019. "Eden"

Darryl Halbrooks (Abridged) Resume'
for complete resume in PDF form click
John Deaux Gallery Pueblo CO
Resume' PDF HERE