Summer Wheat (b. 1977, Oklahoma City) received an MFA from Savannah College of Art and Design. In 2017, the Henry Art Gallery in Seattle presented a major solo exhibition of her work. In 2018, she had solo shows at Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles; Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv; and Andrew Edlin, New York. Her work has been exhibited in museum exhibitions, including shows at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston; deCordova Museum and Sculpture Park; Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA; and the Oklahoma Contemporary, Oklahoma City. Wheat currently lives and works in Ridgewood, Queens.