Born in Seatle in 1959, Stockholder graduated in 1985 from Yale University. She has exhibited internationally, often creating site-specific installations, including Your Skin in This Weather for Dia in 1995. She has had one-person exhibitons at the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf (2003); Fundación la Caixa, Barcelona (1995); and the Kunsthalle Zurich (1992), among many other venues. She lives and works in New Haven.
For Project, Pardo redesigned Dia's bookshop, lobby, and exhibition space in Chelsea in 2000.