Diana Eicher, Paper and Print Artist. Sep 2015
Diana Eicher is MCAD’s Printshop and Paper Studio Coordinator and has taught at the University of Hawaii, the Honolulu Printmaking Workshop, the Minnesota Center for Book Arts, the Bloomington Art Center, the Honolulu Academy of Arts, and the Textile Center of Minnesota.
A portfolio collaboration organized by Eicher was accepted to the permanent collection of the University of the West of England’s Centre for Fine Print Research and was also donated to the Twin Cities’ Domestic Abuse Project, Tubman, and Bridges to Safety. She has exhibited work at Donghua University in Shanghai, China, and the Museum of Printing History in Houston, Texas.
Eicher recently received a Surface Design Association grant for personal development. Shortly after, her article “Versatile Stencils,” which described her research on Tyvek as a stencil for screenprinting, was published in the British magazine Printmaking Today.
Eicher is also a convener of the 2015-16 IAS Bee Arts Collaborative.