Philip Zimmermann has been making artists’ books under the imprint Spaceheater Editions since 1979 and making books since 1974. He now teaches at the University of Arizona but taught for 24 years at Purchase College, State University of New York.
His work may be found in the Joan Flasch Artists’ Book Collection at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, the Special Collection at Yale University, the Fogg Museum at Harvard, the Museum of Modern Art, the Victoria and Albert Museum and shown and collected by many other institutions and libraries. He is the author of Options for Color Separation, High Tension, Nature Abhors and Shelter, among many other books. He has been the recipient of National Endowment for the Arts Individual Fellowship, two New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowships, a Lila Auchincloss Foundation Fellowship and a Mid-Atlantic Individual Artist Fellowship through the NEA.