Allison Roberts

Art Discipline: 
Madison, WI
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Feb 12, 2018 to Mar 9, 2018

Allison Roberts is a lens-based artist working primarily with photography, video and installation to create work that addresses memory, place, and identity as experienced during periods of transition. Roberts' awards include a Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant (2014), and two Fiber Artist Project Grants through the Textile Center of Minnesota (2009, 2014). Highlights of her juried exhibitions include Art Through the Lens, Yeiser Art Center, KY (2017), Off the Wall video art screening series, Arts + Literature Laboratory, Madison, WI (2017), and Untitled 12, Soo Visual Arts Center, Minneapolis, MN (2016). Ms. Roberts recently completed her MFA at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Born and raised in Oklahoma, Roberts also holds a BA in Fine Arts and Journalism from Indiana University- Bloomington and a MA in visual art from Minnesota State University-Mankato. She is currently affiliated with the UW-Madison as a Lecturer in the Art Department.