Allison Newsome received a MFA from Rhode Island School of Design and a BFA from Chico State University. Her work has been featured in solo exhibitions at Newport Art Museum, Federal Museum Jualas de Palanco, Mexico City, Mexico and the Beatrice Wood Center for the Arts. She has created permanent installations in Rhode Island, Oregon, and Mexico.
Allison Newsome works in a distinctive style to create intricate ceramic reliefs and sculptures that explore "the wilderness and garden as a state of mind".
Click here to view a short video documenting Allison Newsome's 2008 residency at the Beatrice Wood Center for the Arts.