A low-residency, intensive year round program providing the conceptual, critical, historical, and practical knowledge needed to sustain a successful studio.

Visiting Artists
Hedi Kyle
Friday, October 7, 2016 at 1:00 pm
Workshop for current MFA students with renowned bookbinder Hedi Kyle
Hedi will be teaching a workshop for all current graduate students in the book arts+ printmaking program on Friday, October 7, 2016.

Saturday, October 8, 2016 workshop for alumni – sign up NOW, space is limited!

Hedi will be teaching a one-day workshop 11 am – 4 pm for alumni on Saturday, October 8, 2016.
Registration is limited to twelve participants. Please contact Lauren at lmcdonald@uarts.edu to register.
Hedi Kyle graduated from the Werk-Kunst Schule in Wiesbaden, Germany and after a brief career as a graphic designer, became immersed in the fields of book arts and book conservation. She recently retired as Head Conservator at the American Philosophical Society in Philadelphia. Hedi taught book structures to MFA students in the Book Arts + Printmaking program at University of the Arts for many years. The fields of book arts and conservation have greatly influenced her work. Her one-of-a-kind structures have been exhibited internationally and are in numerous private and public collections. She is a co-founder of the Paper and Book Intensive (PBI) and has been teaching workshops for the past twenty years in the United States, Canada and Switzerland. Invented by Hedi Kyle, the myriad of unique structures transforming the architecture and action of the book have had a huge impact on the field of book arts.