Heather Duffy is an artist from the Mississippi Gulf Coast, and is the exhibitions curator at the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts in Grand Rapids, MI.  Before joining the UICA, Heather worked as the exhibitions manager at ArtPrize, as a designer, and in academic and commercial art galleries; since 2007 she has maintained a practice of independently curating, presenting exhibitions of contemporary art in Dallas, New York, Michigan, and throughout the American southeast.  She exhibits her studio work regionally and nationally, and holds an MFA in painting from Kendall College of Art and Design.  Heather also produces commissioned illustrations and installations, and a small line of monogram stationery. Please use the contact form to request commissioned works.