Visiting Artist: Helen Heibert Public Lecture "In Pursuit of Wonder"

DateMarch 20, 2019
Time5:00 - 7:00 pm
LocationHooper Schaefer Auditorium 149
DescriptionHelen Hiebert is a Colorado artist who constructs installations, sculptures, films and artist books using handmade paper, thread and light.

She teaches and lectures about papermaking and lamp-making and exhibits her work internationally. She is author of the books Papermaking with Plants, The Papermaker's Companion, Paper Illuminated, Playing With Paper, and Playing With Pop-Ups.

Helen has an extensive network of paper colleagues around the world and her interest in how things are made (from paper) keeps her up-to-date on current paper trends, which she writes about in her weekly blog post called The Sunday Paper and hosts the podcast Paper Talk. Helen’s most recent installation, The Wish, is a giant dandelion sculpture at Anythink Huron Street Library in Thornton, Colorado. She holds an annual paper retreat in her Red Cliff, Colorado studio each September.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
5:00–7:00 p.m.
Open to the Public
PublisherDepartment of Art and Art History
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