Katie Baldwin

Katie Baldwin is an American printmaker and book artist living in Huntsville, Alabama.[1][2] She is currently an Assistant Professor at the University of Alabama in Huntsville.[3] She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington and her Master of Fine Arts from the University of the Arts (Philadelphia).[4] She served as a Victor Hammer Fellow at Wells College from 2011-2013.[5] Baldwin produced the book Treasure at Women's Studio Workshop.[6]


Katie Baldwin's books and prints are included in many collections. In 2015 she participated in WOOD + PAPER + BOX, A PROJECT INSPIRED BY MOKUHANGA, by Katie Baldwin, Mariko Jesse, and Yoonmi Nam, a show by three artists who met as artist residents on Awaji Island, Japan.[7]

With Nick Satinover, an assistant professor at Middle Tennessee State University, she presented With/In a Valley at multiple locations, including Biggin Gallery at Auburn University.[8][9] In Huntsville, Alabama, they displayed prints and drawings inspired by the Tennessee Valley.[10]

She was the juror of Fresh Ink 2016 at the Wonderfair gallery in Lawrence, Kansas.[11]There are Two Stories Here was an exhibition of new works by Katie Baldwin at The Print Center, a show made possible by special project support from the Edna W. Andrade Fund of The Philadelphia Foundation.[12] In 2012 her prints shown in Labors of love by Edna Andrade and Katie Baldwin at The Print Center, were based on her travels in Japan and were printed at the Wells Book Art Center.[13]

A 5 x 5 foot unique image print by Katie Baldwin, The River Parcenta (2010), with mokuhanga (people and snake) created with screenprint, felted wool, spray paint, cut paper and mica, printed and published by the artist, was installed at the Mokuhanga International exhibition.[14] She also exhibited at the Icebox Project Space in Philadelphia, the San Francisco Center for the Book, and Gedai University in Tokyo, Japan.[3]

Other selected exhibitions include a solo show at the Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, Wilmington, Delaware; I'll Cut ThrU: Pochoirs, Carvings, and Other Cuttings, The Center for Book Arts, New York; DIC Square in Nichonbashi; Chūō, Tokyo; Space 1026 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Miejska Galeria in Lodz, Poland.

Teaching, awards, and residenciesEdit

Baldwin has travelled and taught internationally and has received awards[15] as an artist-in-residence. She is a member of the printmakers' collective, Shift Lab.[16] Katie Baldwin taught Mokuhanga: Traditional Japanese Water-based Woodblock Printing for Paper and Book Intensive in 2017.[17] She spoke to the students of the Book Arts program of the University of Alabama in 2017.[18]


  1. ^ "College Book Art Association - Katie Baldwin". www.collegebookart.org. Retrieved 22 May 2017.
  2. ^ "Katie Baldwin". The University of Alabama in Huntsville. 22 May 2017. Retrieved 22 May 2017.
  3. ^ a b "Katie Baldwin". Wiregrass Museum of Art. Retrieved 22 May 2017.
  4. ^ "Artist Talk: Katie Baldwin & Nick Satinover - Huntsville - Alabama.travel". Alabama's Official Travel Guide. Retrieved 22 May 2017.
  5. ^ "College Book Art Association - Katie Baldwin". www.collegebookart.org. Retrieved 29 May 2017.
  6. ^ "Katie Baldwin - Women's Studio Workshop". Women's Studio Workshop. Retrieved 22 May 2017.
  7. ^ "Past Exhibitions". WONDER FAIR. Retrieved 22 May 2017.
  8. ^ "'With/In a Valley' showing in Biggin gallery". Retrieved 30 May 2017.
  9. ^ "With/In a Valley - Department of Art and Art History - College of Liberal Arts - Auburn University". cla.auburn.edu. Retrieved 30 May 2017.
  10. ^ "With/In A Valley: Works by Katie Baldwin & Nick Satinover: Art After Hours". Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Retrieved 30 May 2017.
  11. ^ "Artist's CV". amandamaciuba.com. 5 January 2014. Retrieved 22 May 2017.
  12. ^ "The Print Center". www.printcenter.org. Retrieved 22 May 2017.
  13. ^ "Labors of love by Edna Andrade and Katie Baldwin at The Print Center". Artblog. 25 October 2012. Retrieved 22 May 2017.
  14. ^ "Mokuhanga International | Art in Print". Art in Print. Retrieved 30 May 2017.
  15. ^ "2013 Center for Book Arts Auction Spotlight: Katie Baldwin -". 27 March 2013. Retrieved 29 May 2017. She has received grant funding through several organizations including The Leeway Foundation, The Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation, The Barbara Deming Foundation and The Independence Foundation. She received a travel grant through The Center For Emerging Visual Arts to travel to Poland in the summer of 2009. Baldwin was an artist in residence at the Women’s Studio Workshop and a Stein Fellow at The Center for Book Arts in New York. Her work was included in a group exhibition at The Philadelphia Museum of Art, and has had a solo exhibition at The Delaware Center for Contemporary Art. Baldwin received her Masters of Fine Arts in printmaking and book arts from The University of the Arts. Her work is included in special collections such as The Fine Prints Collection at the Library of Congress in Washington DC, The Works on Paper Special Collections at The Free Library of Philadelphia and The Seattle Arts Commission Small Works Permanent Collections. Baldwin is the 2008 recipient of the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Fellowship.
  16. ^ "about". shift-lab. Retrieved 22 May 2017.
  17. ^ "classes 2017 | Paper & Book Intensive". Paper & Book Intensive. Retrieved 22 May 2017.
  18. ^ "MFA – Book Arts – SLIS | The University of Alabama". slis.ua.edu. Retrieved 22 May 2017.

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