2010     California College of the Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Sculpture
2002    Rhode Island School of Design, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Glass
2001     Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague, Semester Exchange


2013     A Willing Transfer of Belief: Michelle Blade and Hillary Wiedemann, Johansson Projects, Oakland, CA
2012     Afterimage, Macarthur B Arthur, Oakland, CA


2017      A Field Guide to the Stars, Ballarat International Foto Biennale, Ballarat Municipal Observatory and Museum, Australia
              One: Juried Emerging Artist Exhibit, Cleve Carney Art Gallery, College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL
              Hiding in Plain Sight, Chicago Artists Coalition
2016     Gluggave∂ur/Window Weather, SÍM Gallery, Reykjavik, Iceland
              Islands of the Sun, Chicago Artists Coalition
              BYOB Chicago IV, Mana Contemporary Chicago, Chicago, IL
              Art Forms in Flux, Hairpin Arts Center, Chicago, IL
              Whereabouts, Glazenhuis, Lommel, Belgium
              Slow Zoom, Fernwey Gallery, Chicago, IL
2015     New Normal Three, New Normal Brewery, Oakland, CA
2014     White Hot Lamp Black, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
2013     Night Light: Multimedia Garden Party, SOMArts Cultural Center, San Francisco, CA
              SPACE TIME, Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA
2012     House Show, S.H.E.D. Projects offsite exhibition, Oakland, CA
              DocumentO, Krowswork, Oakland, CA
              Shattered, Keys that Fit, Oakland, CA
2011      Re-Search, Paragraph + Project Space, Kansas City, MO
              In the Common Corner of Four Rooms, Statler Waldorf Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
              No Dialogue, ArtPadSF at the Phoenix Hotel, San Francisco, CA
              Cream, From the Top, The Performance Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
2010     Shadowshop(invited by Stephanie Syjuco to be a participating artist), SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
              (…), Macarthur B Arthur, Oakland, CA
              Reinterpretation, Candystore Collective, San Francisco, CA
              MFA Thesis Exhibition, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA
2009     Conflation, PLAySPACE Gallery, San Francisco, CA
              The Secret of the Ninth Planet, Queens Nails Projects and Photo Epicenter, San Francisco, CA
              Human Craters, BRIC Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY


2016     SÍM Residency (Association of Icelandic Visual Artists), Reykjavik, Iceland
2015-16 Hatch Projects, Chicago Artists Coalition
2015     ACRE, Steuben, WI


    California College of the Arts
    San Francisco State University
    University of Wisconsin, Madison


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    Greer, Larissa Erin. "Hillary Wiedemann Chases After the Sun,", 4/5/13.    
    Harbour, Aaron. documentO review, Artcards Review, 6/30/12. 
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