Heddi Vaughan Siebel is a multi-disciplinary artist who has been on the fine arts faculty of Wellesley College and the Massachusetts College of Art, and the visiting faculty of Harvard University, Rhode Island School of Design, and Boston University. She holds an M.F.A. from Yale University and a B.F.A. from Rhode Island School of Design. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally and is in private collections, and the permanent collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; the DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA; the Boston Public Library; and the Yale Art Gallery. Heddi’s grandfather Dr. John Colin Vaughan was Assistant Surgeon on the Ziegler Polar Expedition of 1903.