Heather Kraft's Profile
Heather Kraft was born in Boise, Idaho and raised in Portland, Oregon. She graduated from the Alberta College of Art and Design in 2008 with a BFA focusing on sculpture, fibre, and glass. Heather’s recent focus on sculpture in glass has been heavily inspired by her lifelong involvement in dance. Material+Movement, a company that she started in 2009, has served as an umbrella for her artistic endeavors, both as a dance instructor and a sculptor. Her current line of work, Incarnate Anew, brings together reclaimed porcelain tableware, found objects, and fine metal work to create wearable, sculptural pieces.
In a generation where accessibility and function are paramount, it appears that the perceived value of the objects we use has changed.The attention to detail and quality of material has given way to mass production and technological advancement that changes month to month. The…
- Born on November 7
- Joined December 5, 2010