Jean Gumpper received her MFA, 1982, and MA, 1981 from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Her color woodcut prints are represented in the United States by Davidson Gallery in Seattle; Ebo Gallery in New York; Groveland Gallery in Minneapolis and William Havu Gallery in Denver; Open Studio in Toronto, Canada; Thomassen Gallery in Gothenburg, Sweden. Gumpper’s prints are in collections of The Art Bank at Department of State, Washington D.C; several museums, universities and art centers, as well as in collections across the United States, Canada, Finland, Germany, Japan, Nepal, and Sweden. Gumpper received an Individual Visual Artist Fellowship award from the Colorado Council on the Arts. She has participated in artist residencies at Anderson Center for Interdisciplinary Studies, Goldwell Museum in Rhyolite, Nevada, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, the Ucross Foundation, Wyoming and, most recently, at the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park.