Stephen Maine has described Kylie Heidenheimer’s paintings as “repositories of matter and metaphors for space”. Heidenheimer was born in Gainesville, Florida. She grew up in St. Louis and lives and works in New York City. She has attended Yaddo, Blue Mountain Center, VCCA and the Millay Colony and has had solo shows at Hudson’s Galerie Gris, J.C. Flowers & Co., Jaeckel Gallery, Ohio Northern University and The Italian Academy at Columbia University. She has participated in group exhibitions at 56 Henry, Jaeckel Gallery, Galerie Gris, LABspace and Station Independent Projects. She and Camilla Fallon recently curated the Abrazo Gallery group painting exhibition, Incise, Echo and Repeat. Heidenheimer has an MFA from Hunter College and a BFA from Washington University.