Allison Grant

Allison  Grant

  • Title: Associate Professor of Photography
  • Department: Art & Art History
  • College: Arts & Sciences


Allison Grant is an artist, writer, curator, and Associate Professor of Photography at the University of Alabama. Her artworks have been widely exhibited nationally and internationally, and are held in collections at the High Museum of Art (Atlanta), DePaul Art Museum (Chicago), Bainbridge Island Museum of Art, Columbia College Chicago, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Research Foundation art collection, Cisco Systems Corporate Art Collection (Durham, NC), and the King County Portable Works Collection (Seattle). She has won numerous awards and grants and was named on the Silver Eye Center for Photography’s 2022 Silver List.
Grant has curated exhibitions at venues including the Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago; Photoforum Pasquart, Biel, Switzerland; Filter Space, Chicago; and Atlanta Contemporary. Essays by Grant have appeared in Minding Nature Journal and INCITE: Journal of Experimental Media, Volume 7, as well as numerous artist publications and exhibition catalogs.