Umbra, New Prints for a Dark Age, IPCNY
Selected by Alison Saar
July 11 - September 28, 2019
Opening Reception: Thursday, July 11, 6–8 PM
Topher Alexander, Ioannis Anastasiou, Maria De Los Angeles, Miguel A. Aragon, Linda Behar, Daniel Berman, Tia Blassingame, Douglas Collins, Renee Cox, Amirah Cunningham, Holly Downing, Camila Escobar, Christine Garvey, Miguel G. Counahan, Brian Gonzales, Debra Jenks, Aaron Krach, Krystle Lemonias, Eddy Lopez, Inês Martins, Anna McNeary, Jessica Mehta, Judy Mensch, Stephanie Mercado, Brooke Molla, Lynsey Nelson, Shivam Pawar, Laura Post, Bozica Radjenovic, Jacoub Reyes, Seth Roby, Jose Hugo Sanchez, Zorawar Sidhu, Robynn Smith, Cassandra Stancil Gunkel, Johanna Tiedtke, Max Valentine, Sandy AE Walker, Elizabeth Margaret Webb, Carolyn Webb, Ella Weber, Mary Windley, Cameron York, and Roksana Żelazkiewicz.
PRESSES & PUBLISHERS
EFA Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, Griffelkunst Hamburg, La Huella, Primrose Press, The W.O.R.K.S, and zopilote.inc.
ABOUT THE JUROR
Alison Saar studied art and art history at Scripps College and received an MFA from the Otis Art Institute. She was the recipient of the 2019 Southern Graphic Council International Lifetime Achievement Award. Her exhibition Mirror Mirror: The Prints of Alison Saar from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation recently concluded at the University of North Texas Art Gallery, and will be traveling to the Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, Toledo Museum of Art, and the Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Scripps College, later this year and through 2020. Her art is represented in the collections of the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Baltimore Art Museum, The Museum of Modern Art, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Saar is a former New Prints artist, featured in Edging Forward: New Prints 2018/Winter.
ARTIST DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM AWARDEE
Artists included in the exhibition were invited to apply for six career development opportunities: two month long residencies, a mentorship program and sponsored coursework awards, funding workshops or classes to master printmaking skills of the artist’s choice.
Awardees are as follows:
Artists in Residence
Tia Blessingame and Ines Martins
Miguel A. Aragon
Cassandra Stancil Gunkel
International Print Center New York
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