Donna Rae Hirt
Degrees: BFA, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; BFA, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Exhibitions Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Smithsonian Institute; Impressions, Boston; Alan Stone Gallery, NY; Alan Klein Gallery, Detroit; Bard College; University of Vermont; Berkeley Arts Center, CA; New England Art Institute, Boston; Cyclorama, Boston; The Art, Ann Arbor, MI; Harvard Medical School. Boston; Metropolitan Hospital, Detroit, etc.
Collections/Client Work Gilda Radner Estate/ Gene Wilder; Parasol Press, NY; College of the Siskyous, CA; Permanent collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Ruth Weisberg, Santa Monica, CA, etc.
Publications Art News magazine; Artweek magazine; "David Hockney Prints," Petersburg Press; Boston Globe; Boston Phoenix; Detroit Free Press, etc.
Grants Teaching fellowship, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Awards/prizes numerous international, national, and local
Other Guest artist: Nova Scotia College of Art, Halifax; Harvard University; University of Windsor, Canada. Illustrator: Boston Globe, Boston Phoenix, Playboy magazine, MCA Records, Warner Bros. Records, Universal Records. Master Printer: Gemini G. E. L., Hollywood for Motherwell, Hockney, Stella, Lichtenstein; Atelier Bramsen-Clot-Goth, Paris, France for Christo, etc. Publisher of fine art books and prints "Wildflower Press": giclee prints, computer imaging, lithographs, relief prints, etchings. Professional antiques dealer specializing in tintypes/ daguerrotypes, prints, and books, Cambridge Antiques Market, Massachusetts Antique Co-op. Pursuing courses in Irish Traditional Music through CC Boston at the Harvard University Department of Keltic Studies and the Harvard Divinity School.