Randy Hemminghaus was born in Canada in 1957. He received an AOCA from the Ontario College of Art, Toronto in 1981 and an MFA in printmaking from Concordia University, Montreal in 1990. He has taught printmaking at many different places including Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ and The Lower East Side Printshop, NY.
Hemminghaus was co-founder of Galamander Press, NY (1994-2004) and is currently the Master Printer / Shop Manager of the Brodsky Center for Innovative Editions (formerly RCIPP-The Rutgers Center for Innovative Print and Paper), at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ.
Other freelance Collaborator/Master Printer development and editioning shops from 1985-present include:
Collaborations with international artists have included:
William Kentridge, Fred Wilson, Trenton Doyle Hancock, Chris Ofili, Glenn Ligon, Isaac Julien, Gary Schneider, Brian Novatny, Susan Hambleton, Mel Chin, Jose Bedia, Los Carpentieros, Willi Cole, Maria Magdelena Compos-Pons, Leon Golub, Robert Indiana, Alison Saar, Grisha Bruskin, Charles Hewitt, Dorothy Dehner, Komar and Melamid, Peter Saul, David Hare, Jean-Paul Riopelle.
In Celebration of the 30th Anniversary of Normal Editions Workshop 1976-2006:
Frontiers in Printmaking conference October 3, 4, & 5, 2007