Creative Sonoma

Michelle Hirsch

Creative Sonoma Grantee; Visual Arts: Mixed
Michelle Hirsch


  • I am a BIPOC artist who creates visual metaphors using found material to depict resilience and fragility amidst trauma or adversity.
  • I am interested in projects that discuss identity and sustainability.  We live off the grid in Penngrove.
  • I completed a Postgraduate Diploma in Fine Art at Goldsmiths University of London in 2015.


  • Masks, ink mounted on canvas, 2021


  • Healing and Emergence, a 2D installation exhibited at the Pepperwood Preserve Gallery in Santa Rosa CA