Jon Lee is a printmaker, papermaker and educator who is currently an Assistant Professor at Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas. He is active in papermaking and printmaking research, adapting age-old traditions to contemporary uses. His skills as a master craftsman are integral to his creative work as an artist.  A native of South Korea, he has worked as a professional printer for eight years, both in Korea and in the United States. Upon completing his Master Printer Training at the Tamarind Institute of Lithography, he moved to Iowa to earn his MFA in printmaking at the University of Iowa. He also completed a UI Center for the Book Certificate. Jon has exhibited widely throughout South Korea and in the US, most recently in the 2005 4th Lessedra World Art Print annual in Sofia, Bulgaria. He also participated in the First 2003 Printmaking Biennial at _aRaMoNaSTuDIo_, in New York , in "Iowa Artists" exhibition at the Des Moines Art Center, and in "Making Waves in the Midwest: the Art of Asian Paper," Cedar Rapids Museum of Art.