ROLLED, STONED & INKED: 25 years of the Chicago Printmakers Collaborative
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All sorts of inksters have pulled etchings, lithographs, woodcuts, monotypes and screen prints at the Chicago Printmakers Collaboratiove, Chicago’s longest-running independent printshop. The resulting artworks run the gamut from traditional to experimental. The exhibition will include prints by Carlos Cortez, Tony Fitzpatrick, David Driesbach, Michael Goro and John Himmelfarb, among others.
Live printmaking demonstrations will occur in the gallery on Saturdays from 1-4pm.
Exhibited artists include:
Hiroshi Ariyama, Stephanie Barenz, Christopher Blume, Matt Bodett, Molly Briggs, Deirdre Britt, Margaret Buchen, Charles Cohan, Aaron Coleman, Carlos Cortez, Jeanine Coupe-Ryding, David Driesbach, Joel Dugan, Leslie Eliet, Tony Fitzpatrick, Christine Gendre-Bergere, Sanya Glisic, Karinna Gomez, Michael Goro, Holly Greenberg, Susan Hall, John Himmelfarb, Elise Hughes, Carrie Iverson, Michael Jackson, Catherine Jacobi, David Jones, Anne Karsten, Deborah Maris Lader, Jeff Lassahn, Kim Laurel, Alan Lerner, Bart Longacre, Jeremy Lundquist, Michelle McCoy, Bert Menco, Ruth Moscovitch, Maria Mungai, Duffy O’Connor, Dennis O’Malley, Mary O’Shaughnessy, Artemio Rodriguez, Maria Sanchez, Jenny Schmid, Andrea Schumacher, Jeff Sippel, Chase Sperry, Megan Sterling, Scott Westgard, Eric Wilson. Tribute: Michael Miller
Deborah Maris Lader, Founder and Director of the Chicago Printmakers Collaborative, will present a tour of ROLLED, STONED & INKED on Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 3pm, in the Expo 72 Gallery at 72 East Randolph Street. This entertaining romp through all things printmaking will enlighten and educate, and celebrate why the 25th birthday of a fine art printshop is something to talk about. The show closes two days later, so this is an excellent chance for folks to get their ink on. Free and open to the public.
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November 15, 2014-February 28, 2015
Preview: November 14 from 5:30-7:30pm
Printmaking Demos: Saturdays from 1-4 pm
72 E. Randolph St.
Chicago IL 60601
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