Heidi Oberheide

About Heidi Oberheide

Heidi Oberheide’s work explores color relationships and elemental forms. She is inspired by the open spaces, unique vegetation, desert, canyons, and mountains of the West. She is also interested in the intersections between humans and nature.

Heidi Oberheide was born in Germany. She earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1969 and a Master of Fine Arts degree in drawing and printmaking in 1971, both from Southern Illinois University. In 1972, she co-founded St. Michael’s Printshop in Newfoundland, Canada. Her artwork can be found in numerous public collections including Toronto Dominion Bank, Ontario; National Gallery, Ottawa, Ontario; Province of Newfoundland and Labrador; Missoula Museum of the Arts, Montana; Microsoft, Seattle, and Safeco Corporations, Seattle.