Linda Herritt

Linda Herritt

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences


Personal Quote

As an artist, Linda Herritt produces large scale installations, drawings, and animations, integrating text with landscape.

Faculty Bio

Exhibitions: 1K Project Space, Amsterdam; Pierogi, Brooklyn; San Francisco Art Institute; Drawing Center; Art&Idea, Mexico City. Awards: Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, NEA. Residencies: Yaddo, MacDowell Colony, Art/Omi, Sharpe Foundation

Awards and Honors

  • Brooklyn Arts Council, 2017, Brooklyn Arts Fund Award
  • Dieu Donne Paper Mill, 2016, Dieu Donne Workspace Residency
  • New York Foundation for the Arts, 2015, Artist's Fellowship
  • Verizon Foundation/Pace University, 2013, Thinkfinity Grant for Emerging Technology
  • Confucius Institute, Pace University, 2011, Faculty Seminar and Chinese Travel Award
  • Yaddo, 2009, Artists' Residency


BFA, Ohio State University
Fine Arts

MFA, University of Montana, Misoula
Fine Arts

Research and Creative Works

Research Interest

Visual artist with emphasis on installation and drawing.

Artistic and Professional Performances and Exhibits

Workspace Residents Exhibition
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Herritt, Puerta, Sigal, Ruais, Dieu Donne, Brooklyn NYThe Darkest Side of Paradise
[Art - Exhibition, Invitational] Wayfarers Gallery, Brooklyn NYLinda Herritt and Lisa Sigal, Workspace Residency Awardees
[Art - Exhibition, Competitive] Dieu Donne, Brooklyn NYGrease Rust Soot Sweat
[Art - Exhibition, One-Person] Smack Mellon Gallery, Brooklyn NYPieces of Hurt- Film
[Film] Linda Herritt, OnlinePieces of Hurt Exhibition
[Art - Exhibition, One-Person] Linda Herritt, Pace University, New York, NYMaking History
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Linda Herritt, Storefront Ten Eyck, Brooklyn, NYPart 2: Art Faculty Exhibition
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Pace University Art Department, New York, NYDiattaart Blog, Artist Linda Herritt, Post 2300
[Art - Art Works in Publication] Two Coats of Paint, Image of Boiler Installation
[Art - Art Works in Publication] Linda Herritt/Elana Herzog, Boiler/Pierogi, Brooklyn, NYTerra Infirma Time Lapse (Video)
[Film/Video] Linda Herritt, The Boiler/Pierogi, Brooklyn, NYBlog, Ex-Chamber Memo; Terra Infirma
[Art - Art Works in Publication] Linda Herritt and Elana Herzog, The Boiler, New York, NYReview of Boiler Exhibition: Rough Cuts
[Art - Art Works in Publication] Linda Herritt/Elana Herzog, The Boiler/Pierogi, Brooklyn, NYTerra Infirma
[Art - Exhibition, Invitational] Linda Herritt and Elana Herzog, Boiler, Brooklyn, New YorkReview, Hyperallergic, Shredded Sheets and a Mountain of Words
[Art - Art Works in Publication] Linda Herritt and Elana Herzog, Reviewer: Allison MeierReview. Terra Infirma, New York Minute Magazine
[Review] Linda Herritt and Elana Herzog, New York Minute Magazine, New York NYBlog;, Terra Infirma
[Online Post covering Boiler Exhibition (Herritt/Herzog)] OnlineReview, NY Observer,14 Things to Do in New York/Review
[Art - Art Works in Publication] Reviewers: Nate Freeman and Alanna Martinez, New York Observer/Culture, New York, NYBlog,, Terra Infirma Exhibition
[Online Post covering Boiler Exhibition (Herritt/Herzog)] OnlineVernissage TV Documentary: Linda Herritt at the Boiler
[Art - Art Works in Publication] Videographer: Heinrich Schmidt, Vernissage TV, Online videoPierogi XX
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, New YorkBGR
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Boiler, Brooklyn, New YorkReview: Hyperallergic. BGR
[Art - Art Works in Publication] Review by Hrag Vartanian, The Boiler, Brooklyn, NYKiki Bouba
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Barbara Waltrs Gallery, Sarah Lawrence University, Bronxville, New YorkJudith Braun and Linda Herritt
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Valentine Gallery, Brooklyn, New YorkBlog, Gallerytravels; review of Linda Herritt and Judith Braun
[Art - Art Works in Publication] Linda Herritt and Judith Braun, Valentine Gallery, Queens, NYFountain Art Fair
[Art - Arts Festival] Parlour Gallery, Bushwick, New York, NYFree Luck
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Linda Herritt, Berlin Collective, OnlineIn Form
[Art - Exhibition, Group] 24-6 Gallery, New York, NYOblique Strategies
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Linda Herritt, Peter Fingesten Gallery Pace University, New York, NYSafe Haven 1 Commission
[Art - Exhibition, Invitational] Art Connects for Safe Haven 1 and 2, Bronx, NYRoad Trip
[Film Screening] Joan Mitchell Foundation/Pace Collaboration, Smack Mellon Galery, Brooklyn, New YorkUnhinged
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, New YorkBrushstrokes Like the Wrinkles on a Devil's Face
[Art - Exhibition, One-Person] Linda Herritt, Pace University Peter Fingesten Gallery, New York, NYFountain Art Fair
[Art - Arts Festival] Parlour Gallery, Bushwick, Fountain Art Fair, Miami, FLGo Brooklyn
[Art - Arts Festival] Linda Herritt, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NYMonster Drawing
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Linda Herritt, DUMBO Arts Center, Brooklyn, NYChicago Art Fair/Next Art
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Linda Herritt, 1K Project Space, Amsterdam, Chicago, ILScience Fiction
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Storefront Gallery, Brooklyn, NYText Box
[Art - Exhibition, One-Person] Linda Herritt, 1K Project Space, Amsterdam, The NetherlandsThe Exquisite Corpse:Chance and Collaboration in Surrrealism's Parlour Game
[Art - Art Works in Publication] Kanta Kochar-Lindgren, Davis Schneiderman, Tom Delinger, University of Nebraska PressYes Please
[Art - Exhibition, One-Person] Linda Herritt, Hanes Gallery Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NCDecades of Influence
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Museum of Contemporary Art/Denver, Denver, ColoradoTransient Material of the Objective World
[Art - Exhibition, One-Person] Linda Herritt, Frist Center for the Arts, Nashville, TNPierogi A Go-Go
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, NYArtists on Artists
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Ace Gallery, New York, NYBoiled or Fried
[Art - Exhibition, Group] Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, NYGeoclimactic
[Art - Exhibition, One-Person] Linda Herritt, Salina Art Center, Salina, KSNatural Acts
[Art - Exhibition, One-Person] Linda Herritt, Florence Lynch Gallery, New York, NYTerritory
[Art - Exhibition, One-Person] Ohio University, Athens, OHLinda Herritt
[Art - Exhibition, One-Person] Galeria Nina Menocal, Mexico City, MexicoTerritory
[Art - Exhibition, One-Person] Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Courses Taught

Past Courses

ART 138: Painting in Watercolor
ART 138: Painting in Watercolor I
ART 140: Drawing I
ART 145: Painting I
ART 165: Mixed Media
ART 196: Topic: Mixed Media - LC
ART 215: New York and the Visual Arts
ART 225: Stop Motion Animation
ART 234: Clay, Puppet & Objct Animation
ART 235: Traditional Animation
ART 238: Painting in Watercolor II
ART 241: Drawing II
ART 247: Painting II
ART 296: Gallery Practicum
ART 296: Project Studio (A)
ART 297: New Art: New York/Berlin
ART 297: Topic: Artists Lecture Series
ART 306: Project Studio A
ART 307: Project Studio B
ART 390: Art Sdo, Msm or Gllry Intrnshp
ART 390: Museum/Art Gallery Internship
ART 395: Ind Study - Art & Design (A)
ART 395: Indpndnt Study in Art & Design
ART 482: Honors Research Project