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artist , educator

Carol Hepper, American artist, educator. Betty Brazil memorial sculpture grantee, 1981, Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation sculpture grantee, 1984, Pollock-Krasner Foundation sculpture grantee, 1986, New York Foundation for Arts sculpture grantee, 1989, National Endowment for Arts grantee, 1990.


Hepper, Carol was born on October 23, 1953 in McLaughlin, South Dakot. Daughter of Adolph Elmer and Lavern Rose (Schatz) Hepper.


Bachelor of Science, South Dakota State University, 1975.


Instructor drawing, Standing Rock Community College, Fort Yates, North Dakota, l980-82; instructor drawing, School Visual Arts, New York City, 1984. Visiting lecturer RISD, Providence, 1986, 87, 88, Maryland. The Art Institute of Chicago, Baltimore, 1988, State University of New York, Purchase, 1989, U. Massachusetts, Amherst, 1989, Princeton (New Jersey) U., Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1992, U. Colorado Boulder, 1990, Brandeis U., Waltham, Massachusetts, 1992, Cranbrookl Academy of Art, Birmingham, Alabama, 1992, Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts, 1992, Portland (Oregon) State University, 1993.


  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Institute for Art and Urban Resources, Queens, New York, 1982, Rosa Esman Gallery, New York City, 1988-1989, 91, Worcester (Massachusetts) Art Museum, 1992, Mississippi Museum Art, Jackson, 1995, Orlando (Florida) Art Museum, 1995, Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, 1996, Hopkins Center Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 2000, Maryland Institute College Art, Baltimore, 2002, Burapha University, Chonburi, Thailand, 2003, Galarie Ramis Barquet New York City, 2008. Others. Exhibited in group shows at Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, 1987, Sculpture Center, New York City, 1987, Art Gallery Western Australia, Perth, 1986, Art Gallery New South Wales, Sidney, 1986, Guggenheim Museum, New York City, 1987, Aldrich Museum Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut, 1988, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, 1989, Phillips Collection, Washington, 1992, Portland Art Museum, 1993, Decordova Museum, and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, Massachusetts, 1993-1994, Laumeier Sculpture Park, St. Louis, since 1995, White House Sculpture Garden, Washington, 1995, Neuberger Museum Art, Purchase, New York, 1997, Mead Art Museum, Amherst College, Massachusetts, 2006.

      Represented in permanent collections Walker Art Center, Minnesota, Guggenheim Museum, New York City, Museum Contemporary Art, Chicago, Museum Modern Art, New York City, South Dakota Memorial Art Center, New School Social Research, New York City, Metropolitan Museum, New York City, New York Public Library., Hood Museum, Hanover, New Hampshire, New School for Social Research, New York City, North Dakota Museum Art, Grand Forks, Newark Museum, Portland Art Museum, Detroit Institute Arts, Orlando (Florida) Art Museum, New York Public Library., American Telephone and Telegraph, New York, Phoenix Art Museum, Champion Paper, Stanford Connecticut, Aterrana Foundation, Vaduz, Leichtenstein.


Adolph Elmer Hepper

Lavern Rose (Schatz) Hepper