ARTIST: Robin Hartmann
"Alexander Hamilcat", inspired by the Broadway show.
SIZE: 20" H X 23" L X 9" D
Pet People - 3651 Michigan Avenue #204, Hyde Park
After graduating from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY, Robin began her career working in the theatre industry creating and building costumes for many Broadway shows of the 80's (A Chorus Line, The Wiz, Pippin). She also worked with Jim Henson's Muppets, Sesame Street, Fraggle Rock and then spent more than a year as a wardrobe assistant on Saturday Night Live. Robin then became interested in toy design, and came to Cincinnati to work as a toy designer and has also worked on some feature films locally such as The Shawshank Redemption and A Rage in Harlem. Robin has spent the last 8 summers teaching children at The Kennedy Heights Art Center and adults at Chautauqua Institution.