Donna Hiebert Design is launching a new website shortly. In the meantime please contact us:

donna@donnahiebert.com
(902) 483-8861
PO Box 1101 Dartmouth Main
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
B2Y 4B8

Finding the right concept for a particular project without sacrificing creative spontaneity - what Donna calls ideation - is the locus of her art practice.

Donna Hiebert Design specializes in the design and supply of custom graduation and alumni rings, collections, and individual custom designed jewellery.

Donna welcomes your queries and looks forward to working with you!


EDUCATION
Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax NS. 1985. BFA
Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax NS. 2002 - 2004
Non- degree studies in Jewellery making and design.
Canadian Gemmological Society. Certification. 2004 - 2006
Dalhousie University, Halifax NS. Self-employment program. 2005

EMPLOYMENT
Visual Artist, 1985 – Present
President, Donna Hiebert Design Inc. 2005 – Present
Jewellery Designer/Maker, 2005 - Present
Instructor, NSCAD U, Winter 2006

AWARDS
Canada Council Project Grant, 1985
Nova Scotia Arts Grant, 1996
Nova Scotia Designer Craft Council Christmas Show, 2005. Best Body of Work, Best Display.
Nova Scotia Designer Craft Council Christmas Show, 2006, Best Production Work.
Niche Award Finalist, 2006, Philadelphia.
Niche Award Winner, 2006, Philadelphia.
Professional Development Grant, Nova Scotia Culture Division, 2006.
Professional Development Grant, Nova Scotia Culture Division, 2007.
Woman of Excellence Award, Canadian Progress Club, 2007.
Nova Scotia Designer Craft Council Christmas Show, 2011, Best Body of Work, Best Production work.
Nova Scotia Designer Craft Council Christmas Show, 2013, Best Body of Work

COMMISSIONS AND COLLECTIONS
For the time between – Music Gallery Toronto, 1987
Sound sculpture commissioned for outdoor exhibition: Sound Escapes.
The Wave, Waterfront Development Corporation, Sackville Landing, Halifax, 1988.
Juried public sculpture commission for the Halifax Waterfront.
Containment: 3 Studies, Nova Scotia Art Bank, 1999.
Purchase for the collection of the Nova Scotia Art Bank.
Containment, Dalhousie University, Halifax, 2002.
Private donation. Registered Canadian Cultural Property.
Private Collections - Various

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
Sound Escape, Group Show, Music Gallery, Toronto, ON, 1985.
Two Room Group, Group Show, Eye Level Gallery, Halifax, NS, 1987.
Proposals for Public Art by Nova Scotia Artists, Mount Saint Vincent University Art Gallery, Halifax, NS, 1989.
New Work, Solo Show, OO Gallery, Halifax, NS, 1992.
Object Lessons: Eight Nova Scotia Sculptors, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS, 1995.
Containment, Solo Show, Dalhousie Art Gallery, Halifax, NS, 1996.
Metals A-Go-Go, Society of North American Goldsmith’s, St Petersburg FL, 2004.
Findings, Anna Leonowens Gallery, NSCAD U, Halifax, NS, 2004.
Niche Award Finalists, BMAC, Philadelphia, PA, 2006.
ORIGINality, Santa Monica, CA, 2006.