Janet Ahrens (Grinnell, Iowa) has a
master of fine arts degree in design
from the University of Iowa. She is a
professional papermaker and book artist
who combines eastern and western
papermaking methods with industrial
materials to create her work. She is
aYamagata Fellow at the Corcoran Gallery
in Washington, DC, and received numerous
accolades, including an award from the
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. She
finds success in art, while overcoming
the challenges of a hearing impairment.
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