Alison Crocetta maintains a hybrid art practice that synthesizes her background in sculpture, installation, and performance work into moving image projects. Her work has been exhibited and screened in a variety of venues including The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, EMPAC in Troy, NY, Columbus Museum of Art, MIT List Center for Visual Arts, Weston Art Gallery, The Galapagos Art Space, Johns Hopkins University, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, and Harvard University.
Her honors and awards include the Franklin Furnace Fund (2011-2012), DanceMovies film commission from EMPAC and an NEA grant for individual artists. She has held artist residencies in the Art and Technology program at the Wexner Center for the Arts in Columbus, Ohio, Harvestworks Digital Media Arts Center in New York City, and a Bunting Fellowship at The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University. Her work has been critically reviewed nationally in publications such as The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Baltimore Sun, The Village Voice, the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, the Cleveland Plain Dealer and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Crocetta received an MFA from Tyler School of Art, is an alumna of the Skowhegan School of Art, and earned a BFA from the NYSCC at Alfred. Prior to joining the Department of Art, she served as the Associate Chair of the Foundation Department at Parsons The New School for Design and has also held teaching positions at Washington University and Alfred University. Crocetta is currently an Associate Professor affiliated with the Sculpture Area in the Department of Art and the Director of Foundation Studies.