Hein Koh is a distinguished artist who lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. She graduated from Dartmouth College with a dual B.A. in Studio Art and Psychology, and received her M.F.A. in Painting from Yale University. She is a recipient of a Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation Grant, and an Artists in the Marketplace residency at the Bronx Museum of the Arts. Her work has been reviewed in Artforum, Art F City, Time Out New York, Hyperallergic, and The Brooklyn Rail. She has also received additional press in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, The Huffington Post, and The Washington Post, among other publications. Hein has also taught and/or lectured at the California College of the Arts, Tyler School of Art, Dartmouth College, Maryland Institute College of Art, and the School of Visual Arts, among other institutions.
Most recently, Hein partnered with Art Production Fund on a public art installation called “Braving the Cold” featuring a variety of soft sculptures and digital drawings on display at Rockefeller Center. The works are saturated in passionate colors with a heavy surrealist streak. “Braving the Cold” will remain on view through April 15th. Hein is also currently working on a public art commission for the Bronx Children’s Museum, which is slated to open in February of 2020.