Henry Gepfer

: Henry Gepfer

Where is your hometown/where did you grow up: 

My hometown is Elizabethtown, PA and that is where I grew up.


Where did you go to school/ degrees or certifications you hold: 

I hold a BSE in Art Education from Millersville University and an MFA in Printmaking from Edinboro University.


Prior work experience/ current:

I am an adjunct educator who has taught at Millersville University and will also be teaching at Gettysburg College next year. In addition to working in education, I also work as a screen printer.


When did you first become interested in art/do you have a specific memory that you associate with this:

I drew compulsively when I was young. I got into art through that.


What kind of art do you make /what is your favorite medium to work in: 

I make art with whatever materials are exciting to me. My recent work includes sculpture, photography, printmaking and performance. I don’t have a favorite medium, but I will always have a soft spot for printmaking.


What is your favorite thing to do when you aren’t making art:

Watch movies and drink coffee.