Hilary Opperman was born in 1984 and grew up in Voluntown Connecticut. She has participated in various peace, political and volunteer organizations. Hilary is interested in the healing capacity of art and using creativity as a means of conflict resistance. She loves art related to mysticism and magic.
Hilary has studied under artists Qimin Liu, John Ventimiglia and Andy Jones and art historians Gail Gelburd and Anne Dawson. Hilary Opperman currently resides in New Haven. She teaches at The Mattatuck Museum and works for Site Projects, a New Haven arts based non-profit.