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Paas, Johanna

Professor - Printmaking



Professor Johanna Paas has taught all levels of printmaking at Central Michigan University since 2002. She was the recipient of the Teaching Excellence Award at Central Michigan University. Johanna activity exhibits her mixed media prints at a variety of national and international venues. Her work balances between the intuitive and the intentional. Collaboration and community are important aspects of her research and teaching.

Recent Scholarships

Recipient of Teaching Excellence Award,  Central Michigan University, Faculty Center for Innovative Teaching

A selection of recent exhibitions include:

2015: Global Print: The Douro Museum, Alijo, Portugal

2014: Feel the “D”: Re:View Contemporary Art Gallery, Detroit, MI

2013: Shy Rabbit Print International 4: Shy Rabbit Contemporary Arts, Pagosa Springs, CO

2013: New England Photography Biennial: Danforth Museum, Boston, MA

​2012: Summer National Juried Exhibition: Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA​

More about Johanna Paas

MFA: 2001, Louisiana State University
Teaching Certificate: 1997, Eastern Michigan University
BFA: 1995, University of Michigan
• Printmaking

Courses Taught

  • Intro to Prin​tmaking
  • Printmaking Studio
  • Advanced Printmaking Studio
  • Screen Printing