Born in 1959, is a sculptor and installation artist. She studied painting at the University of Victoria and received a Master of Fine Art from Yale University. Until 2011, Stockholder worked as a director and professor of graduate studies in sculpture at Yale University and is currently the faculty chair of the Department of Visual Art at the University of Chicago.
Her work has been exhibited at the Dia Center for the Arts, N.Y., Whitney Museum of American Art, N.Y., MoMA’s P.S. 1, N.Y., SITE Santa Fe, the Venice Biennale, Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Centre G. Pompidou, Paris and the Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid.