Heather Lamanno is an multimedia artist who creates futuristic landscapes. Her recent body of paintings and installations offer imaginary worlds that playfully invite the viewer to explore new ideas for future habitation.  Lamanno received her BFA in Painting at the Kansas City Art Institute, and pursued her graduate studies at the Minneapolis College of art and Design. She has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions throughout the United States, and has been selected for several residencies including Urban Culture Project Studio Residency program in Kansas City, MO. Lamanno also enjoys teaching future artist as a Museum Educator for youth programing, in institutions such as the Nerman Museum of Contemporary. Lamanno currently resides in North Minneapolis with husband and fellow artist Daniel Lough, and their family.