Allison Svoboda
4864 N Hermitage
Chicago, IL 60640

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2021 Wave to Wave in Search of Water, Imperial Gallery, San Francisco
2020 Kuperkuparipaja, Fiskar Village, Finland
2018 Krasle Art Center, Art Lab, St. Joseph, MI ‘After the Storm’
2018 Lyseloth Residency, Basel, Switzerland - two person show with Cydney Lewis
2018 Vivid, Winnetka, IL ‘Insula Cyano’
2016 Mingarra Gallery, Phillip Island, Australia ‘Allison Svoboda-Centering’
2015 Milan Expo, Italy ‘Mandalas’
2014 Project Room, Chicago, IL ‘Mandalas’
2013 Carnegie Art Center, Cincinnati, OH ‘Pulp’
2012 Womanmade, Chicago, IL ‘Centering’

Selected Group Shows

2021 Arbor 3 Arts, Three Oaks, Michigan
2021 Winds of Change, Gallery 1871, Chicago
2021 ART ON THE EDGE: from Extraction to Restoration and Regeneration, Gallery Route One, CA
2020 K Imperial, ‘Paper’ at Armory Show, NY
2020 Power and Fragility, Walker Fine Art, Denver
2020 Chicago Art Source
2019 K Imperial Gallery, San Francisco
2019 Olson-Larson Gallery, Des Moines, Iowa
2018 Lyselotte Ort fur Kulturschaffende, Basel, Switzerland
2018 Chicago Art Source
2018 Walker, Denver
2018 Krasle, St. Joseph, MI
2017 Chicago Art Source ‘Ebb and Flow’
2017 Walker, Denver, CO ‘Infinite Layers’
2017 Donnelly Foundation, Chicago, IL ‘I Have Vivid Memories of Lightening’
2017 Weinburg Newton, Chicago, IL ‘Your Body as a Battle Ground’
2017 Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago, IL ‘Ruminate’
2016 Evanston Art Center, IL ‘Permeated Surface’
2015 Beverly Art Center, Chicago, IL ‘Ways of Making’
2014 Saugatuck Art Center, MI ‘Permeated Surfaces’
2013 Project Room, Chicago, IL ‘Out of Darkness Comes Light’
2012 Lincoln Park Conservatory, International Sculpture Show ‘Form and Flora’
2011 Governors State, University Park, IL ‘Ways of Making’
2011 Grand Rapids Art Museum, MI ‘Art Prize, Top 25 Downtown’

Public Art

2022 Mandala, 3180 N Lakeshore Drive, Chicago
2020 University of Michigan Hospital Main Lobby, Mandala Installation
2019 Bayhealth Hospital, North Carolina, ' permanent lobby installation
2019 Marriott, Schaumburg, Illinois, ‘Vortice’s’ permanent lobby installation
2019 Finalist, Truman College outdoor sculpture for main entrance
2018 City of Chicago Commission for North Center Plaza ‘Helical Om’
2017 Nashville International Airport, Terminal C ‘Vortices’
2016 Chicago Tree Project, Washington Park ‘Ghost Tree’
2015 Carnegie Art Center, IN Sculpture Biennial ‘Helical Labyrinth’
2011 Prudential Plaza Lobby, Chicago, IL ‘Kite Mandalas’


2020-21 City of Chicago Public Art Prequalified List
Fiskar Village, Finland. February, 2020
Open Studio Residency, Haystack, Maine
2018 Lyseloth Ort fur Kulturschaffende, funded residency during Art Basel
2018 Studios of Key West Residency
2017 Bloedel Reserve Residency, Bainbridge Island, WA
2016 Hemera Contemplative Fellowship, Japan
2016 Cowwar Residency, Australia
2015 Vermont Studio Center, full fellowship
2014 33 Officina Residency, Toffia, Italy
2014 Brush Creek Endowment for the Arts, WY
2012 Ragdale, Lake Forest, IL
2011 Chicago Artist Coallition, Works on Paper Residency, Merchandise Mart


K Imperial, Bryant Street Gallery, San Francisco
Olson-Larson, Des Moines, Iowa
Chicago Art Source, Chicago, IL
Indie Walls, New York, NY
Walker, Denver, CO
Vivid, Winnetka, IL
KW Contemporary Art, Kennebunk, Maine

Art Consultants

Boston Art
Turning Art, NY
Kalishe and Soho Myriad
Project Room
Farmboy, Vancouver
Darwin Alejandro Art, NYC-Toronto
Grand Image, Seattle, WA


City of Chicago Public Art Collection
Four Season, San Francisco, CA
Hilton, Barbados
London House, Chicago, IL
Intercontinental, Guatemala City
Hilton, Dubai
Ritz Carlton, Abu Dhabi
Sonesta, Hilton Head, NC