Alison Crocetta

Associate Professor

Alison Crocetta maintains a hybrid art practice that draws on her experience working within the realms of sculpture, performance art and the moving image. Crocetta’s work has been performed, exhibited and screened in Curitiba, Brazil, NKD in Dale, Norway, Berlin, Germany and Cardiff, UK and in a range of US venues such as the Contemporary Arts Center (CAC) in Cincinnati, Ohio, the Queens Museum and Socrates Sculpture Park in NY, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, EMPAC in Troy, NY, MIT List Center for Visual Arts, Weston Art Gallery, The Bronx Museum of the Arts and Harvard University.

Her honors and awards include an Individual Excellence Award in the category of Interdisciplinary / Performance Art from the Ohio Arts Council in 2015, the 2011-2012 Franklin Furnace Fund for performance art, and a 2010-11 EMPAC DanceMovies film commission. Crocetta was a fellow at The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University and the recipient of an individual NEA grant in sculpture. She was an artist in residence at the Nordic Artists' Center in Dale, Norway, the Agora Collective in Berlin, Germany, the Art and Technology program at the Wexner Center for the Arts in Columbus, Ohio and Harvestworks Digital Media Arts Center in New York City.


  • BFA, NYSCC of Ceramics at Alfred University
  • MFA, Tyler School of Art at Temple University
  • Alumna, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture