Alison Winfield-Burns: ALICE Self-Portrait with Sam Heart, oil on canvas, 2018
Donna Glitterata by Alison Winfield-Burns, oil on linen, 24 x 36 inches, 2018
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Lemon Nude by Alison Winfield-Burns, oil on canvas, 36 inches, 2017


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Red Palio by Alison Winfield-Burns, oil on canvas, 24 x 36 inches, 2017
Barbaro, oil on canvas by Alison Winfield-Burns 24 x 36 inches, 2017
Ophelia with Sam Heart, Oil on canvas by Alison Winfield-Burns, 36 x 36 inches, 2017 (FROM THE SAUGERTIES ARTISTS STUDIO TOUR, JULY and AUGUST 2017)
Cahill Elementary Extravaganza: Third Grade Teacher by Alison Winfield-Burns, oil on linen, 24 x 36 inches 2018
Alison Winfield-Burns taking a selfie for Sam Kashner inside the Columbia University Bookstore 12/2017 “Get well soon, Dhalink!”


Mrs. Amy Winehouse, oil on canvas, 2017, 18 x 14 inches by Alison Winfield Burns, signed ALICE

All images © Alison Winfield-Burns Fine Art 2016 all rights reserved

Mother Abbess in Rome (godmother of the artist), Oil on board, 2010, Copyright Alison Winfield-Burns


Alison Winfield-Burns (author of “Jack Kerouac School(girl) of Disembodied Poetics” and “Ivy League Bohemians: A Girl Among Boys”) is a New York painter and the god-daughter of Abbess Ildegarde Ghinassi and Lady Jeanne Campbell in Rome. Alison is betrothed to Sam Kashner since 2010.


Alison has a Merit Award from the National Academy and exhibitions include the first annual “Deck the Walls” at Manhattan’s New York Academy of Art (work sold). Her paintings have hung at International Rescue Committee (IRC) Headquarters in New York and the Republic of Korea Permanent Mission to the United Nations. She is an alumna of Columbia University (Art and Astronomy) and a former NASA Research Fellow at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. As a teenager, Alison was an early student of Allen Ginsberg at the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics, 1982.


2016  Local Delicacies: Alison Winfield-Burns, Gallery at Lifebridge Sanctuary, Rosendale/Kingston, NY (Opening reception May 22, 2016, supporting United Nations Sustainable Development Goals)


2018 Greenpoint Gallery Grand Salon, Brooklyn, NY (Pending weather allows artist to travel, January 2018)

2017  Saugerties Artist’s Studio Tour and Historical Society (Barn Gallery), Saugerties, NY

2016/17  Various Group Shows at Emerge Gallery, Saugerties, NY Reviewed in Poughkeepsie Journal

2009  Deck The Walls, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY (work sold)

1996  Juried Fresco Exhibition, National Academy Museum, New York, NY (Merit Award)         


1996  Merit Award, National Academy, New York, NY

2007  Student Team X, NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Comet Lander Design, Pasadena, CA


BA Visual Arts, Columbia University

BS Astronomy, Columbia University


Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde, Oil on board, 2012, Copyright Alison Winfield-Burns (In the Permanent collection of the Leslie-Lohman Museum, Manhattan)


I paint happiness with the life’s blood of a romantic young revolutionary.

Alison and Lambish dove at Columbia University