- Summer 2018
- CE 5100N 01 Introduction to Bookbinding
Beth Sheehan was raised in the mountains of upstate New York. In 2012, she graduated with a BFA in Printmaking and Art History from Memphis College of Art. Her work has been exhibited internationally, including shows at Abecedarian Gallery in Denver, CO, Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ, the Center for Book Arts in New York City, and El Minia University in El Minia, Egypt among others. Sheehan’s work is in a variety of collections including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Robert C. Williams Paper Museum, and the George A. Smathers Libraries at the University of Florida. Her time in school fostered a passion for printmaking, papermaking, and book arts. Following graduation, she moved to Brooklyn, NY where she continued to develop her career and artistic practice through artist residencies, working at the printmaking studio and publisher Harlan & Weaver, and as the bindery manager at the artist book studio Small Editions. Sheehan has recently moved to Philadelphia, PA where she continues to pursue her love of art.