Lee Heinen has been a lifelong student of art and art history. She studied painting and drawing at Douglass College in N. J., the Cleveland Institute of Art, the Instituto de Allende in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico and with Wolf Kahn in Maine. John Carroll was her choice for art history. Extensive travel continues to further her education. Her work is in many corporate and institutional collections, the most interesting one is Google in Dublin, Ireland. Lee is represented by Harris Stanton Gallery of Akron and Cleveland, Ohio and is an archived artist at AAWR. In 2015 she was featured as a spotlight artist at the Governor’s Residence in Columbus, OH. In 2017 she was awarded an Ohio Arts Council award for excellence.