Jan 20, 2022
Huntington Museum of Art to Welcome Sarah Heimann as Gropius Artist
Contact: (304) 529-2701
The Huntington Museum of Art’s Walter Gropius Master Artist Program will host Sarah Heimann in March for a three-day workshop and free public presentation about her work in ceramics. An exhibit of work by Heimann will be on view at HMA from Jan. 29 through April 10, 2022.
Heimann will discuss her work in ceramics during a free public presentation at HMA on Thursday, March 10, 2022, at 7 p.m. Heimann will conduct a three-day workshop titled “Pattern and Shallow Relief Carving – A Deep Dive” on March 11-13, 2022. For workshop fee information or to register for the workshop, visit hmoa.org or call (304) 529-2701.
“The Education Department at the Huntington Museum of Art is pleased to host Sarah Heimann as a Walter Gropius Master Artist this March,” said HMA Education Director Cindy Dearborn. “I believe Sarah’s workshop will be a valuable experience for participants who want to learn more about decorating their ceramic creations through the use of patterns and carving.”
An instructor in Dartmouth College’s ceramic studio, Heimann is also a studio potter in Lebanon, New Hampshire. Her work has been featured in Lark’s 500 Cups, 500 Vases, 500 Teapots, Studio Potter magazine, and Surfaces, Glazes, and Firing by Angelica Pozo. She has been awarded a McKnight Artist Residency, Jerome Artist Project Grant, and a McKnight Artist Fellowship. She has an MFA in Ceramics from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
This exhibit is presented with support from The Isabelle Gwynn and Robert Daine Exhibition Endowment.
This program is presented with financial assistance from the West Virginia Department of Arts, Culture and History, and the National Endowment for the Arts, with approval from the West Virginia Commission on the Arts.
For more information on events at the Huntington Museum of Art, visit hmoa.org or call (304) 529-2701. HMA is fully accessible.
West Virginia residents may obtain a summary of the registration and financial documents from the Secretary of State, State Capitol, Charleston, WV 25305. Registration does not imply endorsement.