A native of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, Heather Blume graduated with a BFA summa cum laude in Painting from the University of North Florida and an MFA cum laude in Sculpture from the New York Academy of Art.
Blume creates figurative drawings, paintings, and sculptures using various mediums. These improvisational and metaphorical works reflect her interest in and regard for the human condition. Blume’s work has been exhibited nationally in New York, Chicago, and San Francisco, as well as internationally in London, Paris, and Weimar, Germany. She is the recipient of several art awards and grants including a Florida State Grant, a Massachusetts Cultural Council Grant, and three Arts Foundation of Cape Cod grants. Several of her works are included in the permanent collection of the British Museum and The Royal Coin Cabinet of Sweden in Stockholm. She is a recent graduate of the Advanced Art Appraisal Certificate Program of the Rhode Island School of Design.