H. Cedar Keshet, BFA
Heidi “Cedar” Keshet was raised in El Paso, Texas/Sunland Park, New Mexico. She spent many hours in the desert of southern New
Mexico, near her family home, on her horse, with a sketchbook in the saddle bag. The light, colors in nature and huge expanse of sky was being infused into her artistic psyche. Having an eye for
detail also played a huge influence on her works. She often brought home bones and pods of plants for subjects of her work.
Keshet paints in oils, en Plein Air and in the Studio. She is inspired by the open landscapes of the West. Keshet has participated
in many exhibitions and fine art shows, including the Rockies West National 2014, Grand Junction and North Fork Valley Overture at the D'Elke Gallery, Denver. She has won many awards including First
Place in the Six County Biennial Exhibition, John Michael Kohler Art Center, Sheboygan, WI; First Place in the Annual Show of Western Art, Museum of Western Colorado, Craig,CO; and Second Place in the Red Brick Aspen Plein Air Festival's Quick Draw in Aspen, CO. She has been in galleries in Santa Fe, Chicago, Denver, Glenwood
Springs, CO and Paonia, CO. She has exhibited in galleries and museums in Chicago, Denver, Santa Fe, Albuquerque, Sedona,
Dallas, Craig, Sedona and Milwaukee.
Keshet lives in western Colorado where she creates art, rides horses and dabbles in Biodynamic farming.