Medici Schmedici : Demystifying the Artist/Collector Bond, Craven Allen, Durham, NC
Necessary Work, The Ackland Museum Store, Chapel Hill, NC
Hey Neighbor, Spectre Arts, Durham, NC
KIN, The Carrack Modern, Durham, NC (AUG)
ArtPrize, Lyon Square Installation, Pitch Night Durham Recipient (Sep-Oct)
Folding Light, Suntrust Gallery, Durham, NC (OCT)
NC Fellowship Exhibition, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC (OCT)

Interface || Interference, The Carrack Modern Art, Durham
SOUTHERNERS, The Carrack Modern Art, Durham
North Carolina Arts Council Fellowship Recipients, Bull City Arts Collaborative, Durham
Loaded Objects, The Carrack Modern Art, Durham

How to Fold My Heart : Three Mothers, Daughters and Wives, ArtSpace, Raleigh, NC
Highlights of the Municipal Art Collection, Block Gallery, Raleigh
CHARACTER PROFILE, Root Division, San Francisco
TINY: Attention, Exploded, The Carrack Modern Art, Durham
Something In Particular: A Review of Today’s Southern Artist, Clear Films Studio, Atlanta

Small Talk : Works on Paper by Heather Gordon, University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR
CODEWORK, group exhibition, Flanders Gallery, Raleigh
WORDMAPS, Green Hill Center for NC Art, Greensboro, NC

Hear & Now: New Works by Heather Gordon, Allenton Gallery, Durham
Local Histories: The Ground We Walk On, Chapel Hill
Listenings, Group exhibition, Block Gallery, Raleigh Arts Commission, Raleigh

Art on Paper 2010 Biennial Exhibition, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro
14th Annual No Dead Artists Juried Exhibition, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans


ArtPrize PITCH NIGHT Durham winner, hosted at 21C Museum & Hotel, Durham
North Carolina Artist Fellowship, North Carolina Arts Council, 2014-2015
Ella Fountain Pratt Emerging Artists Grant, Durham Arts Council, 2010


Kaczmarczyk, Jeffrey, “ArtPrize awards $5,000 for sculpture inspired by Grand Rapids Indian mounds”,, Jun 4, 2015
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Welton, Mike, “Heather Gordon Massages the Medium”, Architects & Artisans, Aug 19, 2013
Greenberg, Blue, “At Carrack, a smorgasbord of art”, The Herald Sun, May 9, 2013
Wright, Christy, “Art with the Artist – Heather Gordon”, Designing the Triangle, Oct 29, 2012
Vitiello, Chris, “Milk Money”, The Independent, Aug 15, 2012
Vitiello, Chris, “NC Artists Delve Deep into Code at Flanders Gallery“, The Independent, Mar 28, 2012
Zigler, Matt, “Word Maps at the Green Hill Center”, NC Artblog, Feb 25, 2012
Vitiello, Chris, “Live Here Now : Chapel Hill show animates concepts of place”, The Independent, Feb 16, 2011


1992-1995 MFA from New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM
1985-1990 BFA from University of Florida, Gainesville, FL