Heather Deyling is an artist and educator whose current and ongoing body of work, the “Invented Hybrids” series, includes works on paper, installation, sculpture and glass. Her studio practice is inspired by research and observation of natural forms, post-apocalyptic science fiction and climate change. She earned an MFA in painting from Tyler School of Art at Temple University and a BFA from Kent State University. Deyling has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions across the United States. Recently, she has had solo exhibitions at the Peninsula Museum of Art in Burlingame, CA, Art Ark Gallery in San Jose, CA and the Museum of Quilts and Textiles, San Jose, CA. Deyling lives and works in Atlanta, GA.


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