Artists



Peripheries
Acrylic, soft-pastel, ink, spray paint on canvas
2018
56 x 48 inches
Contact the gallery for pricing and availability.
Inquire

Born 1989, Ewa Beach, HI

Lives and works in San Francisco, CA

EDUCATION

2012

BFA, Maryland Institute College of Art, Painting Major, Art History Minor & Curatorial Studies Concentration

2007

Maryland Institute College of Art

2006

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design (MIAD)

HONORS AND AWARDS

2016

Gensler's Curatorial Team Award

2013

Architects Choice, Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC

2011

Juried Solo Exhibition Award, Hillyer Art Space, Washington, DC

2010

Academic Achievement Scholarship, MICA, Baltimore, MD

2008

Presidential Merit Scholarship, MICA, Baltimore, MD

2008

Visual Arts Leadership Award, The Chicago Academy For the Arts, Chicago, IL

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019

Pour (with Kathryn Macnaughton), Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, NY

Stephanie Chefas Projects, Portland, OR

2018

Keep Still, Hashimoto Contemporary Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2017

Conversations and Color, Athen B Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2016

You Had To Be There, Gensler Architects, San Francisco, CA

2015

Feels Like Home, The Sub Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2014

Things We Hold, 2 Blocks of Art, San Francisco, CA

2013

Pages, Wall Gallery, Oakland, CA

Sideways, Hillyer Art Space, Washington, DC

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019

Your Favorite Artist's Favorite Artist II, Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, NY

2018

Come To Your Senses Art To See, Smell, Hear, Taste, And Touch, MASS MOCA, North Adams, MA

Interference, Pt. 2 Gallery, Oakland, CA

Pantone Color of the Year Exhibition, Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, MI

Art on Paper with Hashimoto Contemporary, New York, NY

2017

About Abstraction, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

Juxtapoz Clubhouse, during Art Basel, Miami, FL

New Works,Tappan Atelier, Los Angeles, CA

2016

Heat Wave, Stephanie Chefas Gallery, Portland, OR

June Group Show, Hashimoto Contemporary, San Francisco, CA

Ready, Set, Athen B. Gallery, Oakland, CA

Spatially Thinking, Tappan Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2015

The Affordable Art Fair with Uprise Art, New York, NY

Soho Art House x Tappan, Los Angeles, CA

2014

Aesthetic Dialogue, Gallery M, Ontario, Canada

2013

Pages, Wall Gallery, Oakland, CA

10 x 10, Norton Factory Studios, Oakland, CA

Paintings by Heather Day, Google Campus, Mountain View, CA

2012

Out of Order, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD

Lotta Art, School 33, Baltimore, MD

Plan Bmore, Nomad Gallery, Baltimore, MD

Xoxo, Spray Booth Gallery, Kansas City, MO

Sketchbooks, Decker Library Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2011

Monster Drawing, Contemporary Museum, Baltimore, MD

Baltimore: Open City, North Ave Market Gallery, Baltimore, MD

Skin, Load of Fun Gallery, Baltimore, MD

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

2018

Macedonia Institute Artist Residency

2016

Joshua Tree House Art Residency

2014

Norton Factory Studios

2012

Works in Progress (WIP)

Gallery Residency at Artisphere, Arlington, VA

COLLABORATIONS

2018

Google: My Cases for Pixel

2017

Facebook: Created the Worlds First Augmented Reality Art for Facebook Camera

Subaru: Painting As I Travel

Uber: Day To Day Productivity in the Studio

2016

Madewell: I Made This For You (And Me)

Blurb Books: Preserving Sketchbooks with Blurb

Method Soap: Method in the Studio

Lululemon: United State, National Campaign

Banana Republic: International Spring Campaign/Commercial here

2015

Well Traveled: Photo partnership with Herschel Supply Co.

2014

Apt CB2 with CB2 and Pinterest

Intermix: Limited Edition Tote Bags

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2019

Alfred, Brian, “Heather Day,” Sound & Vision, January 31, 2019

Volpicelli, Anna, “SF artist Heather Day hangs her first NYC exhibition,” 7x7, January 24, 2019

2018

Cormie, Alicia, “Between brush strokes: A Q&A with artist Heather Day,” Google: The Keyword, November 20, 2018

Shaffer, Gabriel, “The Digital Wheel: Heather Day on Keeping Art First,” Juxtapoz, October 18, 2018

Carless, Jenny. “Thinking Outside The Frame: Artist Heather Day,” Adobe Create Magazine, June 15, 2018

2017

Smith, Laura, “Heather Day: Transparency,” Contemporary Art Curator Magazine, January 20, 2017

Woo, Jen, “This Three-Level Loft in San Francisco Is an Artist's Sanctuary,” Dwell, October 9, 2017

Woo, Jen. “Artist Heather Day Bares Her Process in New Solo Show,” 7X7, October 5, 2017

“Interview: Heather Day,” Create! Magazine, September 28, 2017

Brown, Taylor, “Interview with Artist Heather Day, San Francisco,” California Weekend Magazine, May 25, 2017

2016

Brake, Brock, “Vulnerabilities & Textures: The Emotional Art of Heather Day,” The Hundreds, October 14, 2016

2015

Trafas, Marlena, “Artist Heather Day on Painting Blindfolded and Finding Success,” Lone Wolf Magazine, August 10, 2015