Printmaking Exhibition | Art Gym Denver | March 30 - April 22, 2017
imPressed, on view March 30, 2017 through April 22, 2017, aims to highlight current trends in contemporary American printmaking and shine a spotlight on a cross-section of artists working in a variety of traditional, alternative, and experimental print processes. Printmaking methods to be submitted may include but are not limited to: screen print, intaglio, photopolymer, photogravure, stone lithography, plate lithography, relief, 3D printing, laser engraving, steam roller, book arts, etc.
Awards1st Prize: $500
Last year’s inaugural imPressed exhibit, on view March 31, 2016 through April 21, 2016, displayed 26 prints from 230 submitted works, selected by Gregory Santos, Art Gym Denver’s Printmaking Director. Artists from 14 states were represented and the print processes included: screen print, stone lithography, plate lithography, collagraph, screen printed ceramic glaze, digitally animated screen prints, photopolymer intaglio, copper plate photogravure, chine-collé, aquatint, drypoint, waterbite, clay print, reductive woodcut, and monoprint. Exhibiting artists included: Brandon Gunn – Interim Education Director, Tamarind Institute (ABQ, NM), Veronica Ceci – Master Printer, Flatbed Press (Austin, TX), Carolyn Muskat – Master Printer & Owner, Muskat Studios (Somerville, MA), Mary Hood – Associate Professor Printmaking, Arizona State University.