Noelle Allen Wright

Art, Art History & Design
Office & Location:
Magnus Art Center 209
Office Phone:
(708) 488-5239
Email: Personal Website:

Job Title

Associate Professor - Sculpture; Discipline Director Sculpture


Born in Sacramento and now living and working in Chicago, Noelle Allen is an interdisciplinary artist working primarily in sculpture and installation. She has exhibited her artwork across the United States and abroad in Italy and Germany and has upcoming solo shows at Riverside Art Center, Marquette Cultural Center, Furman University and Comfort Station. 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. Allen has been a visiting artist at Indiana Wesleyan University, Mills College, and DePauw University. She holds a BA from Smith College and an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.


MFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
BA, Smith College


  • Sculpture I
  • Sculpture II
  • Sculpture III
  • Fundamentals of Drawing
  • Beginning Color Photography
  • Beginning Black-and-White Photography