"Space is the breath of art."
-Frank Lloyd Wright



Photograph by Janet Rogers

Allison Hays Lane

(210) 452-1220


Allison Hays Lane, is a curator and arts administrator, who has worked in the arts for over 30 years. In 2004, Ms. Hays Lane founded the OLANA GROUP, for arts consulting services and received her BA in Art History from Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY and her MS in Museum Education from Bank Street College, NYC. NY with graduate studies at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ms. Hays Lane is a recipient of a 1988 National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Museum Administration and has worked at the Whitney Museum of American Art. Book and curatorial projects completed by the OLANA GROUP include work done for Artpace, San Antonio Museum of Art, the McNay Museum of Art, the San Antonio Public Library, and AVIART GROUP & HJW VITA NOVA.

From 2009-2014, Allison Hays Lane was a consultant to University Health System, serving as their Art Program Manager, completing a 7.2. million Design Enhancement Public Art program. In 2015, Ms. Hays Lane was hired to work as the Archivist & Art Program Manager for the system. Current projects include the international tour of the "Winds and Words of War: WWI Prints from the San Antonio Public Library" celebrating the Armistice Centennial of the First World War.


Reception for the exhibition, "Winds and Words of War", San Antonio Public Library Collection, international tour
sponsored by Bexar County Commissioners in honor of Centennial. April 6,2017.
Justus Liebig Haus
Darmstadt Germany, opening for the " Winds and Words of War", May 24th 2017.
With Lord Mayor Jochen Partsch and Tracey Ramsey Bennett San Antonio Public Library Foundation President
" Winds and Words of War" installation   Mathilde Schneider,
Collection Manager
Chateau de BLerancourt, France
Mélanie Casajus and staff
Mediatheque Jean Falala Library, Reims, France
July 18 - October 1, 2017
  Caroline Gorse, United State Embassy Cultural Officer
Carol Gragez, Chateau de BLerancourt, France
Franco-American Museum, Curator
Museum of the Great War Staff
Aurelie Perreten, Head of Collections
Anais Raynaud, Registrar
Wiltshire Museum -November 18,2017 with Mayor Nigel Carter    
Wiltshire Museum - November 18,2017 with Mayor Nigel Carter    



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