Heather G. Stoltz

Heather G. Stoltz is a fiber artist who creates quilted wall hangings and fabric sculptures inspired by social justice issues, Jewish texts, and life experiences. Stoltz, named as one of The Jewish Week’s “36 Under 36” for 2012, received a 2011 Manhattan Community Art Funds grant for Temporary Shelter, her installation piece about homeless New Yorkers. Her work has been exhibited nationally and featured in Jewish Threads, Creative Quilting: The Journal Quilt Project and several other publications. She was a Drisha Arts Fellow 2008-­‐2010 and was an Artist-‐in-­Residence at the 2008 National Havurah Committee Summer Institute.  Heather lives in Westchester County, NY with her husband Rabbi Geoffrey Mitelman and their two children.