Jon Goebel is an avid printmaker-artist known for his symbolically charged artworks. He received his MFA in Printmaking from Texas Tech University and serves as Associate Professor of Art at the University of Hawaii Hilo. He has shown in over 150 exhibitions across the United States and abroad including Portugal, Mexico, China, Bulgaria, Argentina, Spain, South Korea, Canada, India, and Puerto Rico. Jon has also taught numerous color intaglio workshops across the Country and in China. Recent accolades for his work include: Graphic Chemical & Ink Purchase Award, The Boston Printmakers 2015 North American Printmaking Biennial, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA; Purchase Award, Honolulu Printmakers 89th Annual Exhibition, Honolulu, HI; Artist of the Year, Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC; Best in Show, Paper in Particular, Columbia College, Columbia, MO; Purchase Prize, Ink, Press, Repeat, William Patterson University Galleries, Wayne, NJ; Purchase Award, America’s Paperworks Exhibition, Minot State University, Minot, ND; Award Winner, National Print Exhibition, Artlink, Fort Wayne, IN.