Kimberly Maher is a visual artist and educator. She earned an MFA in Book Arts from the University of Iowa Center for the Book where she studied letterpress printing, papermaking, and bookbinding. Prior to attending Iowa, she received a BA in Book Arts from St. Ambrose University. Kim currently works as the Media, Social Practice & Design Studio Specialist at the University of Iowa School of Art & Art History. She teaches courses in book arts and works as a freelance project manager for the William Morris Archive. Kim resides in Iowa City where she prints limited edition artist books and ephemera under the imprint Following Moon Press. She is a letterpress printer and illustrator with a particular fondness for pop-up and movable book structures. Her work has been exhibited and collected throught the U.S. and abroad. In 2016 her work, Two Lives, received second runner-up for the Carl Hertzog Award for Excellence in Book Design.