Heather Copus (b. 1969)

Gene Simmons. Paul Stanley. Ace Frehley. Eric Singer.

The members of KISS appear frequently in Heather Copus’ densely layered work. As a matter of fact, Heather herself is an encyclopedia of facts and trivial about the band.

 // Heather’s available work //

recent exhibition history

One Of These Things Twice // organized by Margaret Tedesco NIAD Art Center 2019

L’Amérique N’Existe Pas // organized by Matthieu Morin Art Et Marges Museum Brussels 2019

Hailing From Parts Unknown // organized By Curtis Turner May 2019 

The Genre Leaps // organized by Margaret Tedesco NIAD Art Center 2018

The Fourth Dimension, organized by Marja Galpin van der Loo // NIAD Art Center 2017

Handbills // NIAD Art Center 2017

The Letraset Drawings // NIAD Art Center 2017

Fiction v. 2 // NIAD Art Center, Yali’s Cafe Stanley Hall Berkeley; Raygun Projects Australia; Ox-Bow School of Art Michigan June 2017

Creature Feature // organized by John Casey NIAD Art Center 2017

Shantae Robinson + Heather Copus // NIAD Art Center 2016

Rock And Roll Over Again: The KISS Drawings of Heather Copus // NIAD Art Center 2015

Telling It Slant // organized by Courtney Eldridge Richmond Art Center 2015

City In Motion // NIAD Art Center 2014

recent press

Making Handmade Books Blog: Telling It Slant (2015, July)

San Francisco Chronicle: “City In Motion”: NIAD Artists Create Urban Environment (2014, May)