Gina Dominique Hersey is best known for her tantric inspired abstract painting. She has been a student of yoga since 1985, and of Ashtanga yoga since 1997, studying directly with K. Pattabhi Jois between 2000-2009. As seen in her latest work "Chakrasana" series, "Sri Yantra" and "(Purple) Bliss", these practices directly influence her art.
Dominique Hersey obtained her BFA in studio art between Carnegie Mellon University and George Washington University’s Corcoran School of Art. She holds an MFA in studio art from the University of New Mexico. Gina Dominique Hersey shows her work nationally, and is an Associate Professor of Art at City University of New York’s Lehman College. She maintains studios in New York City and upstate New York.