Artist Story: Danielle Harth
Danielle Harth is a visual artist who believes in the amazing power that art has in reflecting internal thoughts and influencing how people interpret the world. Art is linked to identity, history, productive thinking, and it is a way of communicating and expressing emotion.
Danielle is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Adler University where she obtained a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology with a concentration in Art Therapy. Danielle is currently earning her doctorate in Educational Leadership at Chicago State University. She is an Art Therapist, Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified School Psychologist and School Counselor.
Danielle draws artistic influence from a multitude of artists, artistic styles, and life experiences. Her painting abilities range from live painting, narrative art, landscape, portraiture, abstraction, to murals.
“Creating art is taking ordinary tools and transforming the ordinary into something visually extraordinary, so that others can have their minds provoked to do something to improve the condition of their lives.” -Danielle Harth