Allan was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He was accepted into the school of visual arts in New York City in 1969 where he studied for two years. He has been painting actively ever since.
Leaving his career as a professional chef, Allan began seriously painting every day. He has been a member of the Federation of Canadian Artists for 15 years. He achieved signature status as a member of the Federation of Canadian Artists (AFCA) in 2012 and became a Senior Member (SFCA) in 2014. Read More