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LOOK AGAINMEMBERS EXHIBITION: Boston Printmakers Respond to ACM Collection
May 17, 2015 – September 6, 2015
Opening reception: Sunday May 17, 1 – 3pm
We are delighted to work exclusively with the Art Complex Museum(ACM) which houses a rich and comprehensive print collection. The collection on this regenerative exhibition showcases the astute talent, tradition and innovation among our members. For this collaborative exhibition, ACM's contemporary curator Craig Bloodgood and collections manager Maureen Wengler have selected 42 works for response pieces to be created by members of The Boston Printmakers. READ MORE
Trip to Iceland
August, 17 – August 24, 2014
The Boston Printmakers went to Reykjavik, Iceland, "Land of Contrasts" for a
A Dialogue with Jim Dine and Clifford Ackley
Video clips from the 2011 North American Print Biennial
This series of video clips of world-renowned artist Jim Dine speaking to Clifford Ackley, Department Chair and Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Curator of Prints and Drawings at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston was filmed at Framingham State University as part of The Boston Printmakers 2011 North American Print Biennial. The video segments turn out to be a remarkable confluence of art media: printmaking, drawing and sculpture, all found within the life and work of one artist, Jim Dine. READ MORE
Palate to Plate
Prints & Recipes From Members of The Boston Printmakers
The Boston Printmakers is pleased to announce the release of Palate to Plate: Prints and Recipes from Members of the Boston Printmakers. This full-color, 216-page book is also the catalogue for the 2014 Boston Printmakers Members' Exhibition at the Newport Art Museum (Fall 2014 – early January 2015). This beautiful book contains prints and favorite recipes by 99 members of the Boston Printmakers. The book is available through www.blurb.com. The ordering process is simple and easy. Delivery time is 2-4 weeks. There are discounts available for purchasing multiple copies.
Publication of 60 YEARS OF NORTH AMERICAN PRINTS 1947-2007Written by David Acton
September 2009 marks the publication of 60 Years of North American Prints by David Acton, a hardcover history of the Boston Printmakers and their long tradition of promoting and presenting contemporary prints. This 204 page, full-color volume chronicles the growth and expansion of the print medium since 1947 through sixty prints carefully selected by David Acton—exemplary works that he describes as “astute and flawless impressions made by some of the finest printmakers working in drastically changing times.” Acton has written extensive essays for each of the sixty artists and a historical overview of printmaking in North America since the 1940s. READ MORE