Allison Wiese

Emerging Fields, 2006

Allison Wiese is an interdisciplinary artist who makes sculptures, installations, sound works, and architectural interventions. Her work has been exhibited throughout the United States, amongst other venues at Machine Project in L.A., the Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego and Socrates Sculpture Park in New York. She is the recipient of a 2007 Louis Comfort Tiffany Award and has received grants from Art Matters and the Cultural Arts Council of Houston. Wiese is a fellow of the MacDowell Colony, an alumna of the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture and was a Core Fellow of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston from 2001 to 2003. She learned to walk and talk in Brooklyn, drive in Southern California and everything else important in Texas.

Awards and Accomplishments

2008: Wiese receives Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award

2007: Wiese receives San Diego Emerging Artist Grant

2007: Wiese receives Art Matter Grant