Prior to that, she lived and worked in Guerrero, Mexico (1959–63). Sheila Hicks (born in Hastings, Nebraska, 1934) is an American artist. Portrait of Sheila Hicks with her installation from “Foray into Chromatic Zones,” London, 2015. Courtesy of PA Images / Alamy Stock Photo. Sheila Hicks is a contemporary American artist known for her innovative use of weaving and sculptural installations. Sheila Hicks: Foray into Chromatic Zones, Hayward Gallery, London, UK, 23 February - 19 April Sheila Hicks, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, Missouri, 11 September - 26 December Sheila Hicks: Indeed, Foundation de 11 Born during the Great Depression in Hastings, Nebraska, Sheila Hicks spent much of her early life on the road, with her father seeking work where he found it. This “fantastic…migratory existence,” 1 as she has described it, has come to define her six-decade career as an artist. Sheila Hicks (b. Hastings, Nebraska 1934) graduated with a BFA and MFA from Yale University. View Sheila Hicks’s 83 artworks on artnet. American, born 1934. She lives and works in Paris, France. She was one of just three women to receive a bachelor of fine arts degree from the School of Art in 1957. Sheila Hicks (born in Hastings, Nebraska, 1934) is an American artist. Sheila Hicks is a contemporary American artist known for her innovative use of weaving and sculptural installations. Prior to that, she lived and worked in Guerrero, Mexico (1959–63). She lives and works in Paris, France. View Sheila Hicks’s 83 artworks on artnet. wanted to talk about her scarf.