Heidi Pollard is a painter and sculptor based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She was born in Detroit, and grew up in Ann Arbor, MI.
Pollard has received awards from the Joan Mitchell Foundation, the Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation, and from the Pollock-Krasner Foundation. Artist residencies include Headlands Center for the Arts, CA; the CUE Art Foundation in New York; Tamarind Institute and the Roswell Artist in Residence Program in NM.
Pollard has exhibited widely in the US, at venues including Tiger Strikes Asteroid, John Davis Gallery, McKenzie Fine Art, PS 122 and Key Projects in New York; at Gold/ Scopophilia in Montclair, NJ; at Transvagrant@Warschaw Gallery in Los Angeles; at the University of New Mexico Art Museum, the Museum of New Mexico, the Outpost, SCA Contemporary, Sanitary Tortilla Factory, 516 Arts, Exhibit 208 and the Harwood Art Center in New Mexico; with the CUE Art Foundation at NEXT Art Fair, Chicago; and with Horse Trader Curatorial Projects at Aqua Art Fair, Miami. Her work has been reviewed in Art New England, Pasatiempo, and by Peter Plagens in Newsweek on line.