Summer J. Hart

Visiting Artist Summer Lecture Series

Open to the public.

About the Artist

Summer J. Hart is an interdisciplinary artist and writer from Maine living in the Hudson Valley, New York. Summer is the author of Boomhouse (2023, The 3rd Thing Press), winner of the 2024 Nassar Poetry Prize. She is a 2023 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellow in Poetry and the 2022 Hellen Ingram Plummer Fellow at MacDowell. Her writing can be found in Best Small Fictions 2023BedfellowsHeavy Feather ReviewJet Fuel Review, The Massachusetts ReviewNorthern New England ReviewWaxwing, and elsewhere. Her mixed-media installations have been featured in shows and galleries across the country. Summer is an enrolled member of the Listuguj Mi’gmaq First Nation.

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About MFA Visiting Artist Summer Summer Lecture Series

The Master of Fine Arts in Studio Art program's Summer Lecture Series brings together an international roster of visiting artists, curators, and scholars to participate in the MFA Summer Intensive in Portland Maine. In addition to critiques and studio visits with graduate candidates, Visiting Artists deliver a lecture open to all students, faculty & staff.

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