Alison Knowles

Alison Knowles was born in New York City in 1933. She works in the field of visual art, making performances, sound works and radio shows (Horspiels). She attended Scarsdale High School, Middlebury College and graduated with an honors degree in Fine Art from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. She married Dick Higgins and worked for the Something Else Press doing special editions by silkscreen, engaged in events with the Fluxus group and birthed twin daughters Hannah B and Jessica in 1964.