Selected Works

Artist Bio

In her mixed media constructions, Jane Hammond composes found elements, images and objects into densely surreal, allegorical art works. Born in Bridgeport, Connecticut in 1950, the artist earned her M.F.A from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and currently lives and works in New York City. She has been exhibited at major museums worldwide, including the Whitney Museum of American Art, NY; MoMA, NY; The New Museum, NY; the Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, Colorado; the Perez Museum in Miami; The Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK; among many others. To view the artist’s complete list of museum collections, please scroll down.



Born 1950, Bridgeport, Connecticut
Lives and works in New York, New York


M.F.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, 1977
B.A., Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, 1974
Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts, 1972


Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA
Albertina, Vienna, Austria
Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo
Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, Texas
Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
Art Institute of Chicago
Baltimore Museum of Art
Bank of America Art Collection
Biblioteque Nationale, Paris, France
Brooklyn Museum of Art
Chazen Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Cincinnati Art Museum
The Colorado Collection, University of Colorado at Boulder, CO
The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI
The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
The Detroit Institute of the Arts
The deYoung Museum, San Francisco, CA
The Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University
Fort Wayne Musuem of Art, Ft. Wayne, IN
Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, MI
Grunewald Center for Graphic Arts, Los Angeles, California
Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Honolulu Academy of Art, Honolulu, Hawaii
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire
Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska
The Library of Congress
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, Wisconsin
Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland
Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Mexico City, Mexico
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York
Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Mount Holyoke College Art Museum
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC
New York Public Library, New York, New York
Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, Florida
Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon
Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, New Jersey
Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, Florida
San Jose Museum of Art
Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, Washington
Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, Massachusetts
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio
Tucson Museum of Art, Arizona
The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Weatherspoon Art Museum, The University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Wellesley College Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley, Massachusetts
The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York
Yale University Art Museum, New Haven, Connecticut