Richard Kegler – Founder & Artistic Director Emeritus

Richard Kegler is the founder of  P22 Type Foundry in Buffalo and is currently the Director the Wells Book Arts Center in Aurora, NY. As Founder & Artistic Director Emeritus of the WNY Book Arts Center, Mr. Kegler combined an interest in traditional crafts along with an entrepreneurial background to help create a self-sustaining community organization. His acclaimed film,  Making Faces : Metal Type in the 21st Century (2011), documents the working processes of the late Canadian printer Jim Rimmer.