Harriet Bart (American, born 1941)

Harriet Bart was born in 1941 in Duluth, Minnesota. She earned her B.A. from the University of Minnesota. Influenced by books and the written word, Bart is known for creating large-scale installations and sculptures. She began exhibiting her work nationally and internationally by 1975 at institutions such as the Museum of Art and Design, New York; the Minneapolis Institute of Arts; the Klingspor Museum, Offenbach, Germany; as well as a one-person exhibition at Laumeier in 1998. Her works are represented in many collections including: the Jewish Museum, New York; the Library of Congress and the National Gallery of Art, Washington; the Muller-Schwann Zerlag, Nuremberg, Germany; the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; and Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.

For more information, visit Bart’s website http://www.harrietbart.com