Allison Sommers is a visual artist working and living in Charlottesville, Virginia. Working mostly in gouache, she creates complicated and intricate worlds with a sharp wit and a penchant for nonsensical combinations. She graduated from the University of Virginia with a BA in History. Allison explains her work by saying, "I practice art…
"What a fantastic world. Thank you for creating it."
"Alison Sommers is not a "biter" as charged by the anonymous "geoff". ??I try to bridge between cute, approachable cuddly and creepy/scary,? Fish says. ??I try to find the middle ground. Some people "
"You have an eye for details. The work will not end up in museum but will be great children's book- the twisted ones."