Hollis Heichemer was born in Binghamton, New York, and currently resides in New Hampshire. Heichemer's abstract paintings are deeply inspired by nature, and her own experiences and interactions with the natural world.
Heichemer has exhibited throughout the United States including New York, Philadelphia and San Francisco, as well as Internationally in Italy and Ireland. She has been the recipient of various awards including The Franz and Virginia Bader Fund Grand, and Fellowships at The Vermont Studio Center and Artist in Rural Ireland Foundation. Her exhibits have been written about in publications such as Hyperallergic and Fine Art Connoisseur. Heichemer divides her studio time between New Hampshire and Philadelphia.