Norton Museum of Art 2024 Gala Auction | Hosted by Sotheby’s

Norton Museum of Art 2024 Gala Auction | Hosted by Sotheby’s

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Allison Janae Hamilton

Mask with Grey Flowers

Lot Closed

February 5, 08:27 PM GMT


12,000 - 18,000 USD

Lot Details


Allison Janae Hamilton

b. 1984

Mask with Grey Flowers

Executed in 2021/2023.

Vintage metal and leather

13 x 9 3/4 x 8 in. (33 x 24.8 x 20.3 cm)

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Courtesy of the Artist and Marianne Boesky Gallery

New York, NY, Marianne Boesky Gallery, Allison Janae Hamilton: A Romance of Paradise, February 13 – March 13, 2021

Allison Janae Hamilton (b. 1984 in Kentucky, raised in Florida) has exhibited widely across the U.S. and abroad. Her work has been the subject of institutional solo exhibitions at the Georgia Museum of Art, the Joslyn Art Museum, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA) and Atlanta Contemporary, as well as a commissioned solo project with Creative Time. Select recent group exhibitions include there is this We, Sculpture Milwaukee; The Dirty South: Contemporary Art, Material Culture, and the Sonic Impulse, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (traveling); Shifting Horizons, Nevada Museum of Art; Enunciated Life, California African Art Museum; More, More, More, TANK Shanghai; and Indicators: Artists on Climate Change, Storm King Art Center. Work by the artist is held in public collections such as the Hood Museum of Art, The Menil Collection, Nasher Museum of Art, Nevada Museum of Art, and Speed Museum of Art, among others. Hamilton has participated in a range of fellowships and residencies, including at the Whitney Independent Study Program, New York, NY; the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY; and Fundación Botín, Santander, Spain. She is the recipient of the Creative Capital Award and the Rema Hort Mann Foundation Grant. Hamilton holds a PhD in American Studies from New York University and an MFA in Visual Arts from Columbia University. She lives and works in New York.