Joseph Scheer draws on his extensive experience working with moth species to create exquisite collage works that incorporate ultra high resolution digital prints of collected specimens, woodcut, etching and handmade Chinese papers.
Joseph Scheer is a Fulbright Scholar, Professor of Print Media, and Co-Director/Founder of the Institute for Electronic Arts at the School of Art and Design, Alfred University, New York. He is Vice President of the International Academic Printmaking Alliance (IAPA), which is based in Beijing China. His current works, which span print media, video, and web-based projects, use technology to re-examine nature through interpretive collecting and visual recording. His work is in numerous international public and private collections. Joseph has been invited to be a visiting artist lecturer over 70 times in locations spanning Europe, China, Australia, New Zealand and the United states.