Mana Hewitt Description
Mana Hewitt was born into a nomadic military family traveling the US and Europe until finally landing in South Carolina. With a mother that was an art teacher she was drawn to art from her earliest childhood. She studied at the University of SC where she earned her BA and MFA. Her career has been primarily in education having been a college instructor at Columbia College, and the University of South Carolina. Currently she is a Senior Instructor and Gallery Director for McMaster Gallery in the Department of Art at USC.
Mana’s work has been exhibited regionally, nationally, and overseas. Her works are included in numerous collections including the SCANA Corporation, First Citizens Bank Headquarters, the Columbia Museum of Art, the South Carolina State Museum, the Lieberman Collection NY, the Federal Reserve Bank, NC, Palmetto-Richland Children’s Hospital, and the Tree of Life Temple, Columbia, SC.