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Heather Knopf

hknopf@moore.edu

Education

  • MFA Illustration, University of Hartford, Hartford Art School
  • BS Graphic Design Management, Carnegie Mellon University


Recent Exhibitions

  • MCITA 10 Year Show, Cheltenham Art Center, Cheltenham, PA, 2016
  • Re.Collection, group exhbition, Cheltenham Art Center, Elkins Park, PA, 2015
  • Philadelphia Stories, Extraordinary Gifts: Remarkable Women, Cheltenham Art Center, Elkins Park, PA, 2014
  • Miss Representation & REPRESENT: Film Screening & Exhibition, Hiway Theatre & Langman Gallery, Jenkintown, PA, 2013
  • Begin: Hope, Faith, Resilience, Painted Bride Art Center, Philadelphia, PA, 2012
  • University of Hartford, Hartford Art School MFA Thesis Show, Joseloff Gallery, Hartford, CT, 2012
  • (W)holon, Abington Art Center, Abington, PA, 2010
  • Women in the Arts, Abington Friends School, Jenkintown, PA, 2010
  • Imagine: Heather Knopf, Kol Ami Congregation and Gallery, Elkins Park, PA, 2009
  • Who Does She Think She Is?: Film Screening & Exhibition, Hiway Theatre, Jenkintown, PA, 2009
  • MCITA in Manayunk, Green Lane Commons, Manayunk, PA, 2009
  • Fetters Mill: Art & Music Benefit, Fetters Mill Residence, Huntingdon Valley, PA, 2008
  • Philadelphia Open Studio Tour, International House, Philadelphia, PA, 2008


Recent Activities

  • Faculty Panel Member, Nexus Maximus, Philadelphia University, Provided feedback to student teams at a four day event, in which students from around the world compete to innovate, iterate, and solve real-world problems with entrepreneurial solutions, 9/2015

  • Speaker, The Writer’s Studio, Moore College of Art & Design, presentation on "Creating Stories Through Illustration," 2016

  • Speaker, Open Book independent bookstore, Elkins Park, presentation on "Picture Books & Process," 2016

  • Mentor for Moore’s Emerging Leaders of the Arts Program, Moore College of Art & Design, 2015-16

  • Featured on WHYY's television segment, Friday Arts, for a collective publishing project through Philadelphia Stories. Her monotype, "Young Margaret Mead," was highlighted within the segment.

  • Co-Chair, Miss Representation & REPRESENT: Film Screening & Exhibition, Jenkintown, PA, 2013

  • Interviewed by Philadelphia radio host, Marilyn Russell, for BEN FM’s Woman of the Week podcast to discuss Miss Representation & REPRESENT, Bala Cynwyd, PA, 2013
  • Class Speaker, University of Hartford, Hartford Art School MFA Graduation, Hartford, CT, 2012


Awards and Fellowships

  • Benjamin Franklin Digital Award, Silver IBPA, Farm2Table Book App based on The Cow in Patrick O’Shanahan’s Kitchen, Little Pickle Press, 2016

  • Virginia Ag in the Classroom Book of the Year Award, The Cow in Patrick O’Shanahan’s Kitchen, Little Pickle Press, 2016 

  • Maryland Ag’s Literacy Selection, The Cow in Patrick O’Shanahan’s Kitchen, Little Pickle Press, 2016

  • Moonbeam Award, Silver Medal, Picture Book Category, The Cow in Patrick O’Shanahan’s Kitchen, Little Pickle Press, 2014
  • Nautilus Award, Silver Medal, Picture Book Category, The Cow in Patrick O’Shanahan’s Kitchen, Little Pickle Press, 2014
  • eLit Award, Silver Medal, Children’s Illustrated Category, The Cow in Patrick O’Shanahan’s Kitchen, Little Pickle Press, 2014
  • Forward's Indie Fab Book of the Year Award Finalist, Picture Book Category, The Cow in Patrick O’Shanahan’s Kitchen, Little Pickle Press, 2013
  • Mom’s Choice Award, Gold Medal, Picture Book Category, The Cow in Patrick O’Shanahan’s Kitchen, Little Pickle Press, 2013
  • Graduate Student Grant Award: Thesis Study in Paris, France, University of Hartford, Hartford Art School, Hartford, CT, 2012

PUBLICATIONS

  • Farm2Table Book App based on The Cow in Patrick O’Shanahan’s Kitchen, Little Pickle Press, Written by Diana Prichard, illustrations and select animations by H. Devlin Knopf, iTunes, 2015
  • Philadelphia Stories, Winter Issue, Cover Art, 2014-15
  • Extraordinary Gifts: Remarkable Women of the Delaware Valley, Edited by C. Bambrick, C. Spataro, T. Smith, and M. Tevere, Illustration of Margaret Mead by Heather Devlin Knopf, Philadelphia Stories, 2014
  • The Cow in Patrick O’Shanahan’s Kitchen, Little Pickle Press, Written by Diana Prichard, Illustrations by Heather Devlin Knopf, 2013

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