Zoë Sheehan Saldaña was born in 1973 in Massachusetts and lives and works in New York City. She studied at Oberlin College, the Rochester Institute of Technology, and the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. Her work has been shown nationwide. Sheehan Saldaña is currently an assistant professor of fine and performing arts at Baruch College in New York City. She participated in Light Work’s Artist-in-Residence program from June 15 to July 15, 2001.