Theresa Himmer (b.1976) was born in Aarhus, Denmark. She is a graduate of the Whitney Museum Independent Study program, received her M.F.A. from School of Visual Arts, New York and her M.Arch. from Aarhus School of Architecture, Denmark. Her work has been shown in group exhibitions internationally including at FLAG Art Foundation, Soloway and Nurture Art galleries, New York; Young Artist’s Biennial, Bucharest; National Gallery of Iceland and Westfälische Kunstverein, Münster, Germany among others.
Solo projects have been presented at Art in General, New York, Reykjavik Art Museum, Iceland and public artworks have been on view within the urban fabric of Reykjavik, Iceland; London, UK; Mexico City and Perm, Russia. She has received awards and grants from among others The Icelandic Arts Council, The Danish Arts Foundation, The Danish Arts Council, The Paula Rhodes Memorial Award and The American-Scandinavian Foundation.
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Theresa Himmer (f.1976) á að baki myndlistarnám frá Whitney Museum og School of Visual Arts í New York og arkitektanám frá arkitektaskólanum í Árósum. Verk hennar hafa verið sýnd víða á Íslandi og á alþjóðlegum vettvangi, m.a. á Listasafni Reykjavíkur, Hafnarborg, Westfälische Kunstverein-Münster-Þýskalandi, Soloway Gallery og Art in General, New York. Hún hefur hlotið verðlaun og styrki frá m.a. Myndlistarsjóði Íslands, Statens Kunstfond (DK) og The American-Scandinavian Foundation.