Allyson Strafella

Allyson Strafella (b. 1969, Brooklyn, New York) lives and works in New York City. Studied BFA at Tuft University, Medford, US and also at The School of The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (1993). Awards include The Martha Boschen Porter Fund, Taconic Community foundation, Sheffield, MA (2015); Fellowship in the Arts, New York Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY (2011); Workspace Program, Dieu Donne, New York, NY (2007); and Fellowship, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, New York, NY ( 2002). Select solo exhibitions include Studyline, Gallery Joe, Philadelphia, PA (2013); Worksight, Von Lintel Gallery, NY (2011); Twilight, Gallery Joe, Philadelphia, PA (2011); and Drawing Intervention, Grid Space, Brooklyn, NY (2009). Select group exhibitions include Suchness, two person exhibition with Helen Mirra, Large Glass, London, UK (2016); Two person exhibition with Helen Mirra, Meyer Riegger, Berlin, Germany (2016); Two person exhibition with Helen Mirra, Nordenhake, Berlin, Germany (2016); Summer exhibition, Davis & Langdlae Company, Inc, New York, NY (2015); Peregrinations, Constellations, Schema Projects, Brooklyn, NY (2015); Bye Bye Old City: The Last Picture Show, Gallery Joe, Philadelphia, NY (2015); Cancel all our vows, curated by Taylor Davis + Nancy Shaver, DODGE Gallery, New York, NY (2014); A Human Document: Selections from the Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry, Perez Art Museum, Miami, FL (2014); and Simply Drawn: Gifts to the Columbus Museum from the Collection of Wynn Kramarsky, Columbus Museum, Columbus, Georgia (2014). Her work is held in public and private collections including The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; The Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA; The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA; The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN; and Yale Art Museum, New Haven, CT.

Last updated: 15.04.2017