Education:
  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Bachelors of Fine Arts Concentration in painting minor in drawing, 2011- 2015

Publications:

  • Adorn Me: Poet Artists Magazine, 2019

  • Pikchru Magazine, 2019

  • Pretty Girls Making Cool Shit Blog, 2019

  • Artistic Platform Magazine, 2019
     

  • Glorious Color: Poet Artists Magazine, 2018

  • BOOOOOOM Magazine online featured artist, 2018

  • Buzzfeed article One Hundred Artists One Tribe, 2018

  • Minus 37 Article, 2018

  • Publication in Poet Artist Magazine: The New Nude Issue 86 curated by Walt Morton, 2017            

  • Chimera Journal, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, 2014

Awards:

  • Jurors Choice Award for as the World Falls Down, Panza Gallery Pittsburgh, PA, 2019

  • Juror's Choice Award for the Academy Center for the Arts National Juried Show, Lynchburg, VA, 2018

  • People's Choice Award 3rd place, Heat Wave, Blick Art Materials Pittsburgh, 2018

  • Featured Visual Raw Artist for the month of August, 2015

 

Exhibitions:

  • Congruence, I Like Your Work Podcast, Summer 2020

  • One: Anniversary Show, PxP Contemporary, PA, 2020

  • Surreal 12, Baton Rouge Gallery, LA, 2020

  • Surreal Salon 11, Baton Rouge Gallery, LA, 2019

  • Distilled, Member and Instructor Show, Pittsburgh Center of the Arts, PA, 2019

  • Radial: A Sampling of Artists from Radiant Hall, Westmoreland County Community College, PA, 2019

  • Flora and Fauna, Paragon Gallery, Phoenixville, PA, 2019

  • Mystical Mundane: New works from Christopher Boring and Heather Heitzenrater, Gallery One Collective Works, PA, 2019

  • Artist of the Month at Artisan Café, PA, 2019

  • As the World Falls Down, Panza Gallery, PA, 2019

  • You are Here Annual Juried Show, PA, 2019

  • Red Carpet Project, Gallery One Collective Works, 2019

  • 107th Annual Show, Westmoreland Museum, 2019

  • Bare Form, Monongalia Arts Center, Morgantown, WV, 2018

  • The Figure Revealed, Kaviar and Forge Gallery, Louisville, KY, 2018

  • Thresholds, Solo Show, Boxheart Gallery, Pittsburgh, 2017

  • Lynchburgh, VA Art Center Annual National Juried Show, 2017

  • Storytellers, Group Show, Percolate Gallery, Pittsburgh, 2017

  • A Legacy of Observation, Edinboro University Painting Alumni Show, Crary Gallery, Warren, PA, 2017

  • Associated Artists of Pittsburgh new members show, Jask Gallery and Framehouse, Pittsburgh, 2017

  • The Realist, Seton Hill University, Greensburgh, PA, 2017

  • Radiant Hall 5 Year Anniversary Show, Jask Gallery and Framehouse, Pittsburgh, 2017

  • Blick Artist of the Month solo show, Blick Art Materials, Pittsburgh, 2016

  • Erie Art Museum 93rd Annual Spring Show, 2016

  • Annual Juried Student Show, Bruce Gallery, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, 2015

  • Chimera Soiree, Erie Art Museum, 2014

  • Shattered, Bates Gallery, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, 2014                

  • Annual Juried Student Show, Bruce Gallery, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, 2013        

  • Annual Juried Student Show, Bruce Ballery, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, 2012 

Organizations and Committees:

  • Associated Artists of Pittsburgh, 2017 - Present

  • Radiant Hall Studio Artist, 2016 - Present

  • Pittsburgh Society of Artists, 2015 -2019          

  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania’s Drawing and Painting Club President, 2014 -2015      

  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania’s Drawing and Painting Club Secretary, 2013 - 2014

Employment:

​Scenic Painting

  • Scenic Artist for ScareHouse, 2017- Present

  • Scenic Artist for Pittsburgh City Theater 2018 - Present

Juror/curating 

  • Curator For Prism, Ketchup City Creative - 2020

  • Juror for Upper St. Clare Mt. Lebanon Galleria Show - 2018

  • Juror for grades 6th -8th Pittsburgh Public School Art Show - 2018

  • Exhibition Chair for Pittsburgh Society of Artists, 2017 - 2018​

Instructor

  • Figure Drawing & Painting Instructor at Pittsburgh Center of the Arts 2017 - Present 

  • Drawing Instructor at Fox Chapel High School for Adult Night Classes 2018-2019

  • Artist talk for Upper St. Clare Art League - 2018

  • Artist talk for Penn Hills Art League - 2018

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Studio Address:
7800 Susquehanna Street

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States 15208

© 2020 Heather Heitzenrater