Alison was born with a rare genetic condition called Treacher Collins Syndrome. She was born in San Mateo California on March 16th, 1985, exactly at 10:10 am. She was adopted by the Midstokke family when she was 6 weeks old. They eventually moved to North Idaho to a small town called Sandpoint. Alison was raised and lived there for about 19 years. She enrolled in the Art Institute of California-San Francisco, where she received her Bachelor of Science in Fine Arts in 2008 before moving to New York.
Alison did theater work and took a lot of acting classes as a child. She was in a film called “The Last Game” with Joey Travolta. She recently played the supporting role in Happy Face about a handsome teenager deforms his face and attends a support group for disfigured people and Chained for Life about a beautiful actress struggles to connect with her disfigured co-star on the set of a film. Both films have been awarded and recognized around the world. Alison was hired as a signature hand model for Colace.
She has worked with several fashion/beauty photographers to show a different perspective on beauty, and she has written a powerful speech,
”Beauty is different and different is Beauty.”-Alison Midstokke. She was a Costume Designer’s Assistant for Six Word Productions and has done work for That’s My Father’s Productions as a Design Director. She has styled R & B singer KISSK.
Alison is now living in New York pursuing her career as a businesswoman, model, and actress and she has worked with famous prominent artists such as Rick Guidotti, Raya Meerson, Angellika Buettner, & Bernard Solco.