Heather Hart

Emerging Fields, 2016

Heather Hart is a visual artist based in Brooklyn, NY. Each participant who engages with her work brings their perspective and ideas to mingle with the environments she offers as a catalyst. Through play, humor, interaction and medium, she wants to give her audience some responsibility in the art “viewing” process. She was an artist in residence at LMCC Workspace, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, Santa Fe Art Institute, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Fine Arts Work Center and the Whitney ISP. She has received grants from Joan Mitchell Foundation, Harpo Foundation, Harvestworks, Jerome Foundation, the Awesome Foundation and NYFA. Her work has been included in a variety of publications including ArtNEWS, Art in America, The New York Times, Seattle Times, The Stranger and TimeOut NY. She studied at Cornish College of the Arts and Princeton University, and received her MFA from Rutgers University.
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