lisa hess hesselgrave
Hess Hesselgrave exhibits throughout the United States and teaches at Gateway Community College in New Haven. Hess Hesselgrave has an MFA from Yale School of Art and a BFA from Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. The artist experiments with materials and content while maintaining a disciplined approach to craft.
“My work explores the atmospheric landscape as an distillation of form and color; the figure as a depiction of sensual form; and the narrative that occurs when the two subjects intertwine. Color, light and form provide a framework upon which I explore the poetry and mystery in the familiar, world.”