Jeffrey Sippel is a printmaker whose work has been featured in seventeen solo exhibitions and over 200 group exhibitions over the course of a twenty-five year career. Sippel’s work is represented in public collections on three continents including the Bibliotheque Nationale de France in Paris, Smithsonian National Museum of Art in Washington DC, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Missouri and the University of Capetown, South Africa.
After graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Wisconsin, Sippel studied at the Tamarind Institute of the University of New Mexico from 1977 to 1979, where he was certified as a master printer. He completed his Master of Fine Arts at Arizona State University in 1980. From 1988 to 1998 he was Assistant Professor and Education Director of Tamarind Institute. He currently holds the position of Associate Professor and BFA Coordinator at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.
Sippel’s expertise in traditional lithography and waterless lithography has led him to lecture and lead workshops at printmaking symposia throughout the United States and in Canada, Poland, Belgium. Bulgaria, Finland, Chile, Mexico, South Africa and India.
Coordinator, Fine Arts
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