Born in Sacramento and now living and working in Chicago, Noelle Allen has exhibited her artwork across the United States and abroad in Italy and Germany. Allen’s art has been positively reviewed in the Chicago Tribune, Art Ltd. Magazine, and Chicago Social to name a few, and has had catalogues of her work published by the University of Pennsylvania and Paula Cooper Gallery. She holds a BA from Smith College and an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Allen has been awarded a number of grants through Dominican University where she is an Associate Professor of Sculpture, and has been a visiting artist at Indiana Wesleyan University, Mills College, and DePauw University.