SANDRA WIMER was born in San Antonio, Texas and spent much of her growing-up years in South Dakota, Kansas and Oklahoma. She received a B.F.A. in printmaking from University of Oklahoma in 1987 and an M.F.A. in printmaking from University at Albany SUNY, in 1990.
She has exhibited her work at New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, Leicester, UK; Stedelijke Museum, Sint-Niklaas, Belgium; The National Academy of Design, NYC; the Munson Williams Proctor Institute, Utica, New York; Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford, Ireland; Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey; The Arts Center of the Capital Region, Troy, New York; Le Preu, Paris, France; Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX; McNeese State University, Lake Charles, LA; Albany Center Galleries, Albany, New York; Communication Arts Gallery, University of Wisconsin; Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany, New York; The Arts Center Gallery, Saratoga, NY; The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, New York;.
Her work in included in the Center For Innovative Print and Paper, Rutgers University; Archives of the Southern Graphics Council, The University of Mississippi, Oxford; Albany County Airport Authority, NY; the Amity Foundation, MA; the Albany Print Club, NY; University at Albany, State University of New York; Union College Permanent Collection.
Currently she is Senior Lecturer at Union College, Schenectady, NY, teaching printmaking, drawing and design.