Heather Bird Harris

Artist + Heather Bird Harris

I am a painter, muralist, and conceptual artist living and working in New Orleans. ​I paint tonal landscapes, often using pigments from the land itself.  My paintings explore the parallels between humanity and nature, including our past and present relationship to the land. 

I graduated from Skidmore College in 2009 with a degree in Art History and Studio Art. I have worked closely with artist Oliver Herring to host three iterations of his relational works, “Task Parties,” and have also been involved with the Turnaround Arts program through President Obama’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities. I have participated in multiple exhibitions in New York and New Orleans, and my paintings and commissions have been sold to collectors internationally.

I am also an educator, activist, and mother. My partner Josh and I have two little ones, Jade and Hazel. 

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"The March"
Meghan Methe Painting
Meghan Methe
The Blues
Darlene Langendonk Art Impressions
Painting
Darlene Langendonk
Science Mural
Brent Houzenga Painting
Brent Houzenga
A Snowbird's Winter
Michael Eble Painting
Michael Eble
Harley Baby
Rise Delmar Ochsner Painting
Rise Delmar Ochsner
Pictures at an Exhibition
Stephanie Reed Painting
Stephanie Reed
Infinite Sadness
Jeremy Paten Mixed Media / Painting
Jeremy Paten
Rollergirls
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly Gator Girl Art
Painting
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly
Mardi Gras Ball
Lee Morais Painting
Lee Morais
Blue Roots 1
Emma Fick Painting
Emma Fick
Sunset Wind
Daryl D. Johnson Painting
Daryl D. Johnson
Limerita Angelica
Rayne Bories Painting
Rayne Bories
Confluence of Emotions in a Field
Donald Fontenot Painting
Donald Fontenot
Ascending Trees
Louise Guidry Encaustic / Monotype / Painting / Printmaking
Louise Guidry
Lenny
Lionel Milton Elleone
Painting
Lionel Milton
Okra Farms: Lower 9th Ward, New Orleans, LA
Miro Hoffmann Painting
Miro Hoffmann
Awake Print on Cotton Paper
Josie Azuma Painting
Josie Azuma
Blushing Oyster Original Painting
Sarah Nelson Sarah Nelson Fine Art
Painting
Sarah Nelson
Aggressive or Soft
Katie Yaquinto Painting
Katie Yaquinto
No Coasters Needed
Kristen Albrecht Mixed Media / Painting
Kristen Albrecht
Terrance Strikes a Pose on Lafitte Street
Drew Cooke Mixed Media / Painting
Drew Cooke
Yugen - Archival Print of Mixed Media Abstract on Watercolor Paper
Rachel Rice-Baham Painting / Mixed Media
Rachel Rice-Baham
Watson 101 Print
Bruce Corona Drawing / Mixed Media / Painting
Bruce Corona
High Tide
Debbie Boyd Painting
Debbie Boyd
Grey Green Ladder
Julie Silvers Julie Silvers Art
Painting
Julie Silvers
Close Encounter
Maddie Stratton Painting
Maddie Stratton
Orgullo
MILAGROS Collective Painting
MILAGROS Collective
Meeting Notes #185
Sean Clark Painting
Sean Clark
Head to Toe
Kris Muntan Painting
Kris Muntan
Bicycle in the Marigny
Lyla Clayre Illustration / Painting
Lyla Clayre
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Jessica Strahan JHand Paints
Painting
Jessica Strahan
Zulu Uptown
Sean Randall Painting
Sean Randall
Buddy Bolden
Connie Kittok Painting
Connie Kittok
"India"
Ceaux . Ceaux Artwork
Painting
Ceaux .
Alejandra
Katie Kut Painting
Katie Kut
Uptown Ruler
Nicole Ockmond Painting
Nicole Ockmond
Summer Song
Anne McLeod Painting
Anne McLeod
Golden Hour
Anne Blenker Painting
Anne Blenker
Red Cloud 12.01
George Dolgy Painting
George Dolgy
Kermit Ruffins : BBQ swinger
Gabriel Flores New Orleans Paint and Design
Painting
Gabriel Flores
Wildlife
Mary Singleton Painting
Mary Singleton
Waiter/Waitress
Alexandra Kilburn Illustration / Painting
Alexandra Kilburn
"Athena"
Brett Henderson Painting
Brett Henderson
Fragility- Fine Art Print
Kate Hanrahan Illustration / Mixed Media / Painting
Kate Hanrahan
Shattered Shorty
Patrick Henry Victory Arts
Painting
Patrick Henry
LYRS
Gabrielle Tolliver Painting
Gabrielle Tolliver
Glissando
Connor McManus Mixed Media / Painting
Connor McManus
Dr. John: "The Night Tripper"
Max Bernardi Painting
Max Bernardi
Temperance (XIV)
Margaux Hymel Art by Gaux Gaux
Painting
Margaux Hymel
Tylor and His Dog Lemon
Paige DeVries Painting
Paige DeVries
Aftermath
Rebecca Birtel Madura Painting
Rebecca Birtel Madura
Hurricane Season homage to Trombone Shorty
George McClements Painting
George McClements
Land Before Time II
Leroy Miranda Jr. Painting
Leroy Miranda Jr.
Swamp Goddess Print
Saegan Swanson Painting
Saegan Swanson
AGATE EARTHTONES
Lori Sperier Mixed Media / Painting
Lori Sperier
The Neighborhood
Ella Albrecht Painting
Ella Albrecht
Landscape Layers
Kat Ryalls Painting
Kat Ryalls
Circus Pig – on Chartres Near NOCCA
Ramiro Diaz Painting
Ramiro Diaz
The Godfather of Soul
Lucille Anderson Lucille Blues
Painting
Lucille Anderson
Unbroken Shadows
Blair Dupre Painting
Blair Dupre
Moon Moss
Stephen Rooney Painting
Stephen Rooney
Abstract #2
Toné Lowe Painting
Toné Lowe
"Hubig Pies and a Barq's"
John Turner Painting
John Turner
Pink Cadillac
Cheryl Anne Grace Painting
Cheryl Anne Grace
Tomb of The Unknown Slave
Queen Hope Parker Queen Hope Poetic Art
Painting
Queen Hope Parker
Bird Watching
Ember Soberman Painting / Mixed Media
Ember Soberman
Blue Notecard
Shelby Little Painting
Shelby Little
Festival des Acadiens
Devin De Wulf Folk / Outsider Art / Painting / Photography
Devin De Wulf
Le Bon Temp Roule
Nurhan Gokturk Illustration / Painting
Nurhan Gokturk
Scene from 'Alligator' (1980)
Thomas Deaton Painting
Thomas Deaton
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