Heidi Sanna


Inspirations: I love A.G.Rizzoli, Tramp Art, Gustav Klimt, Hobo Art, Ray Harryhausen, Prison Art, 19th & 20th Century Home Crafts, Grade School Art Projects, Watts Towers, Antoni Gaudi, Boy Scout & Girl Scout Craft Projects, Sevy Verna (maker of the Toynbee Tiles), The Clockwork Silver Swan of the Bowes Museum, Dioramas and Scale Models of all kinds, The Day of the Dead and old copies of Popular Mechanics Magazine from the 1940's and 1950's.

Education: BFA w/ Honors in Photography, School of Visual Arts, 1988.

Affliction: Asperger’s Syndrome, diagnosed 2004.

Stats: Born, Richmond Heights, Ohio 1964. Married, 1991. No children. Atheist. Democrat. Capricorn. Left-handed. Currently reside in Freeport, NY.

Day Job: Finishing Manager, Grand & Large Format Printing, since 1992.

Intention: To explore the territory between the ridiculous and the sublime. To personalize the codified language of religious art. To deify the underdogs. To make the world a more sparkly place.

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