Sheila Hicks (b. 1934, Hastings, Nebraska) lives and works in Paris and New York. She plays with colors and natural materials of wool, linen or silk in ever more surprising combinations.. Her work has been featured in international exhibitions including the Whitney Biennial, 2014; Glasgow International, 2016; Hangzhou Triennial of Fiber Art, 2016; and the 57th Venice Biennale, 2017. Sheila Hicks studied at Yale University.