Heather Braxton is a Baltimore-based media artist . She earned her Bachelors of Art in Photography, Graphic Design, and Fine Arts from Western Connecticut State University. In 2016, she received her Masters of Fine Arts for Photographic and Electronic Media at Maryland Institute College of Art.

Braxton has exhibited nationally and internationally. She currently teaches at Loyola University, Maryland Institute College of Art and Oldfields School. She co-directs Qu-Zine Baltimore with collaborator Beth Yashnyk.