FLORIDALAND, 2017
FLORIDALAND, 2017
The peo-ple cried mer-cy in the storm, 2018
The peo-ple cried mer-cy in the storm, 2018
Pitch, 2018
Pitch, 2018
Yard Sign VII (Mother), 2018
Yard Sign VII (Mother), 2018
Yard Sign VII (Mother), 2018
Yard Sign VII (Mother), 2018
Yard Sign VI (Atomic Dog), 2018
Yard Sign VI (Atomic Dog), 2018
Pitch, 2018
Pitch, 2018
Untitled (Ouroboros), 2017
Untitled (Ouroboros), 2017
Seven Creatures, 2017
Seven Creatures, 2017
Pink Creature II, 2018
Pink Creature II, 2018
Yard Sign II, 2018
Yard Sign II, 2018
Yard Sign VIII (Wicked Problem)
Yard Sign VIII (Wicked Problem)
Pitch, 2018 and Pink Creature I, 2018
Pitch, 2018 and Pink Creature I, 2018
Fencing masks, 2018
Fencing masks, 2018
Wrought Iron and Horse Hair spears, 2018
Wrought Iron and Horse Hair spears, 2018
Pitch, 2018
Pitch, 2018
Metal Tambourines, 2016
Metal Tambourines, 2016
Foresta, 2017
Foresta, 2017
Foresta, 2017
Foresta, 2017
Wonder Room, 2017
Wonder Room, 2017
Wonder Room, 2017
Wonder Room, 2017
Altar/Alter: A Ritual of Mythos, 2016
Altar/Alter: A Ritual of Mythos, 2016
Brecencia, 2016
Brecencia, 2016
The twins./Deep in the holler., 2016
The twins./Deep in the holler., 2016
The babies, 2016
The babies, 2016
Night/Stand, 2016
Night/Stand, 2016
They scream if you don't look twice., 2106
They scream if you don't look twice., 2106
They scream if you don't look twice IV., 2016
They scream if you don't look twice IV., 2016
FLORIDALAND, 2017
FLORIDALAND, 2017Installation featuring three-channel video projection with audio, taxidermied alligator carcasses, horse manes, wooden and metal tambourines, wrought iron, fabric.On view at the Wallach Art Gallery, April - May 2017.
The peo-ple cried mer-cy in the storm, 2018
The peo-ple cried mer-cy in the storm, 2018Painted tambourines, steel armature.Installed at Storm King Art Center, May 19 - November 11, 2018.
Pitch, 2018
Pitch, 2018Installation of pine logs, mixed media.From the exhibition, Allison Janae Hamilton: Pitch, on view at MASS MoCA from March 25, 2018 - February 2019.
Yard Sign VII (Mother), 2018
Yard Sign VII (Mother), 2018Mixed media on wood panelFrom the exhibition, Allison Janae Hamilton: Pitch, on view at MASS MoCA from March 25, 2018 - February 2019.
Yard Sign VII (Mother), 2018
Yard Sign VII (Mother), 2018Mixed media on wood panelFrom the exhibition, Allison Janae Hamilton: Pitch, on view at MASS MoCA from March 25, 2018 - February 2019.
Yard Sign VI (Atomic Dog), 2018
Yard Sign VI (Atomic Dog), 2018Mixed media on wood panelFrom the exhibition, Allison Janae Hamilton: Pitch, on view at MASS MoCA from March 25, 2018 - February 2019.
Pitch, 2018
Pitch, 2018Installation of pine logs, mixed media.From the exhibition, Allison Janae Hamilton: Pitch, on view at MASS MoCA from March 25, 2018 - February 2019.
Untitled (Ouroboros), 2017
Untitled (Ouroboros), 2017Alligator carcasses, foam.From the exhibition, Allison Janae Hamilton: Pitch, on view at MASS MoCA from March 25, 2018 - February 2019.
Seven Creatures, 2017
Seven Creatures, 2017Foam, mixed media.From the exhibition, Fictions, on view at the Studio Museum in Harlem (2017-2018) and Allison Janae Hamilton: Pitch, on view at MASS MoCA from March 25, 2018 - February 2019.
Pink Creature II, 2018
Pink Creature II, 2018Fabric, mixed media.From the exhibition, Allison Janae Hamilton: Pitch, on view at MASS MoCA from March 25, 2018 - February 2019.
Yard Sign II, 2018
Yard Sign II, 2018Mixed media on wood panel.From the exhibition, Allison Janae Hamilton: Pitch, on view at MASS MoCA from March 25, 2018 - February 2019.
Yard Sign VIII (Wicked Problem)
Yard Sign VIII (Wicked Problem)Mixed media on wood panel.From the exhibition, Allison Janae Hamilton: Pitch, on view at MASS MoCA from March 25, 2018 - February 2019.
Pitch, 2018 and Pink Creature I, 2018
Pitch, 2018 and Pink Creature I, 2018Pitch, 2018Installation of pine logs, mixed media.Pink Creature I, 2018Fabric, mixed media.From the exhibition, Allison Janae Hamilton: Pitch, on view at MASS MoCA from March 25, 2018 - February 2019.
Fencing masks, 2018
Fencing masks, 2018Fencing masks, mixed  media.From the exhibition, Allison Janae Hamilton: Pitch, on view at MASS MoCA from March 25, 2018 - February 2019.
Wrought Iron and Horse Hair spears, 2018
Wrought Iron and Horse Hair spears, 2018Wrought iron, horse hairFrom the exhibition, Allison Janae Hamilton: Pitch, on view at MASS MoCA from March 25, 2018 - February 2019.
Pitch, 2018
Pitch, 2018Installation of pine logs, mixed media.From the exhibition, Allison Janae Hamilton: Pitch, on view at MASS MoCA from March 25, 2018 - February 2019.
Metal Tambourines, 2016
Metal Tambourines, 2016Hand-made metal tambourines.From the exhibition, Allison Janae Hamilton: Pitch, on view at MASS MoCA from March 25, 2018 - February 2019.
Foresta, 2017
Foresta, 2017Installation on view at the Studio Museum in Harlem, September 2017 - January 2018.
Foresta, 2017
Foresta, 2017Installation on view at the Studio Museum in Harlem, September 2017 - January 2018.
Wonder Room, 2017
Wonder Room, 2017Multimedia installation installed at Recess Art, 2017.  www.recessart.org/allisonjanaehamilton
Wonder Room, 2017
Wonder Room, 2017Multimedia installation installed at Recess Art, 2017.  www.recessart.org/allisonjanaehamilton
Altar/Alter: A Ritual of Mythos, 2016
Altar/Alter: A Ritual of Mythos, 2016Installation of ropes, bed sheets, horse hair, alligator and pheasant carcasses, night gown, wedding veil, and other items. On view at the Museum of Modern Art September 2016.
Brecencia, 2016
Brecencia, 2016Installation of metal, concrete, vintage bedsheets, video projection, glass jugs, and freeze-dried roses. Dimensions flexible.
The twins./Deep in the holler., 2016
The twins./Deep in the holler., 2016Installation of bed frames, vintage bedsheets, Georgia red clay, clock, model clay, gold leaf, resin. Dimensions variable.
The babies, 2016
The babies, 2016Fuberglass, gold leaf, fencing mask, Georgia red clay. Dimensions variable.
Night/Stand, 2016
Night/Stand, 2016Wood, Florida Spanish moss, guinea fowl feet, glass, resin, plastic, feathers. 3'x1'x1'.
They scream if you don't look twice., 2106
They scream if you don't look twice., 2106Installation of pheasant carcasses, video projection, vintage house dress, metal, antlers, glass, and vintage bedsheets. Dimensions flexible.
They scream if you don't look twice IV., 2016
They scream if you don't look twice IV., 2016Installation of pheasant carcasses, video projection, vintage house dress, metal, antlers, glass, and vintage bedsheets. Dimensions flexible.
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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014

  • Allison Janae Hamilton: Kingdom of the Marvelous. Rush Arts Gallery, New York, NY.

2012

  • The Black Ain't Project: Installation #1. chashama Gallery, New York, NY.
  • SPACE IS THE PLACE. Corridor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
     

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015

  • DandyLion. Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL.
  • Badass Art Man. African American Museum in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA.

2013

  • Artists-in-Residence Group Exhibition. SVA Galleries, New York, NY.
  • Wish You Were Here. A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

2012

  • Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series. Rush Arts Gallery, New York, NY.

2011

  • Dirty Sensibilities. Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute, New York, NY.

2013

  • Cage Unrequited by Pope.L. A performance co-organized by The Studio Museum in Harlem, Performa,  and The Grey Art Gallery, NYU and in conjunction with the exhibition Radical Presence: Black  Performance in Contemporary Art, curated by Valerie Cassel Oliver.  New York, NY. 
  • Art Director, Roots. |&| Rigor. Director, Tiona McClodden. Philadelphia, PA.

2012

  • Art/Production Team, QueenS. Director, dream hampton.

2013

  • "Committee." Folklife Festival, Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, The Smithsonian  Institution.   Washington, DC.
  • "Sisters."  Folklife Festival, Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, The Smithsonian  Institution.   Washington, DC.

2014

  • Critical Perspectives on Visual Culture Symposium, Whitney Museum of American Art. May 20, 2014.

2013

  • Folklife Festival, The Smithsonian Institution,  Washington, DC.
  • Black  Portraiture[s]: The Black Body in the West Symposium, Université de Paris Diderot, Paris, France.

2011

  • From Portraits to Pinups: Representations of Women in Art and Popular Culture Symposium, Brooklyn Museum,  Brooklyn, NY.

2010

  • Conversations Lecture Series, Institute for Research in African-American Studies, Columbia  University, New York, NY.

2009

  • Transnational Feminisms Conference, Manchester, United Kingdom.

FEATURES

"40 Amazing Black Artists to Watch in 2014," NBC's The Grio. TheGrio.com January 3, 2014. Web.

"30 Under 30 Women Photographers," Photoboite. photoboite.com January 1, 2014. Web.

Long, Monique. "Marvelous Dandies: Allison Janae Hamilton Presents Her Foppish Subjects in Lush Landscapes," Studio Museum in Harlem Blog. studiomuseum.org/studio-blog. December 13, 2013. Web.

"Allison Janae Hamilton," Hycide Magazine No. 5 (January 2013), p.59. Print.

"P-Funk," Insight Magazine Vol. 4, No. 3. (Fall 2011), pp. 48-53. Print and Web.

ARTWORK COMMISSIONED FOR PUBLICATIONS

Artforum. November 2014. p. 203. Print.

Transition Magazine. Issue 114 (Summer 2014). pp. 60, 63, 65. http://hutchinscenter.fas.harvard.edu/transition. Print and Web.

Women and Performance: A Journal of Feminist Theory. Vol. 22, No 2-3 (Fall 2012).  Cover Image. Print.

INTERVIEWS AND REVIEWS

Moore, Darnell. "TFW Interview: Allison Janae Hamilton on 'The Black Ain't Project Installation #1: Embodiment,'" thefeministwire.com.  March 7, 2012. Web.

Wimberly, Dexter. "Dirty Sensibilities: A New South," thestarklife.com. October 12, 2011. Web.

ADDITIONAL CITATIONS

Bailey, Ludlow E. "An Insider's Guide to African Diaspora Art at Basel Miami Beach 2014," thegrio.com. December 4, 2014. Web.

Ball, Charing. "Dandies in Paris," peopleplacesthingsradio.com. December 4, 2012. Web.

Harris, Juliette. "The Great Gathering in Paris," The International Review of African American Art (Spring 2013). Web.

Leavell, Gerald. "Gerald Leavell on ETW '11," studiomuseum.org/studio-blog. April 20, 2011. Web.