The University of Colorado at Boulder Printmaking Department is sponsoring this event at the Visual Art Center (VAC) on the University of Colorado Boulder Campus. All events open and free to the public.
12:00 – 12:10 Official Welcome to the University of Colorado at Boulder, Kirk Ambrose, Professor, Director of Art and Art History, 3rd floor exhibition space.
12:10 – 1:15 Panel Discussion: Three Heads of Printmaking, Catherine Chauvin, Associate Professor, Denver University, Marilee Salvator, Associate Professor, Metropolitan State University of Denver and Melanie Yazzie, Professor, University of Colorado at Boulder , Panel Chair & Symposium Organizer.
1:15-1:30 Short Break
1: 30 – 3:00 Two Print demonstrations taking place at the same time: in rooms 395 & 390 – 3rd floor of VAC.
~Monotype and the Varied Mark: Catherine Chauvin, Denver University and Matt Christie, University of Colorado at Boulder. Room 395.
~Approaching the layered Print Using Various Plates & Processes: Marilee Salvator, Metropolitan State University of Denver. Room 390.
3:00-3:45 Presentation by Miguel Rivera, Associate Professor, Chair of Kansas City Art Institute and Cara Jaye, Professor, Western Washington University will present on the Cross Over Project, 2nd floor exhibition space – go to this floor for presentation.
4:00-4:45 Presentation by Chris Dacre, Working Artist Installations and the Printed Surface, room 395 on the 3rd floor.
5:00-6:00 Reception: Coming from Afar: Prints from Printmakers from Across the United States and Abroad. 1st, 2nd and 3rd Floor Exhibition Spaces will host many print exhibitions for the Crossing and Connecting Print Symposium! Please wander from floor to floor and mingle! Refreshments will be served on the 3rd floor.
Over 70 artists featured in the print portfolio exhibition: Coming from Afar: Prints from Printmakers from Across the United States and Abroad (portfolio titles and artists listed below)
Tracing the Vintage Circus Poster – Two Sets – Artists: Set one: Marwin M. Begaye, Todd Christensen, Sam Cikauskas, Kirsten Furlong, Anita Jung, Michael Holmes, Nicole Pietrantoni, Sylvia Taylor. Set two: Todd Christensen, Tom Christison, Ruthann Godollei, Bill Lewis, Meghan O’Connor, Kathryn Polk, Melissa Schulenberg, Melanie Yazzie
Crossing Paths – Marks by a Select Group of Printmakers 2014 – Vol. 1 & Vol. 2 – Artists: Volume I Folio: Chris Blume, Dennis P. Dalton, James T. Dormer, Lise Drost, Ruthann Godollei, Jean F. Gumpper, Leon Loughridge, Kimiko Miyoshi, Sue Pearson, Andrew W. Polk, Juane Quick to See Smith, Michael Reed, Minna Resnick, Marilee Salvator, Kryssi Staikidis. Volume II Folio: Kimberly P. Arp, Laura Bentz, Chris Blume, Heather Bryant, Deborah A. Cornell, Cara Jaye, Anita Jung, Elizabeth Klimek, Eunkang Koh, Nicole Pietrantoni, Kathryn Polk, Bryan Ritchie, Stephen Simons, Laurie Sloan, Neal Ambrose Smith, Melanie Yazzie
Birds and Animals of My Land – Artists: Christopher Blume, Sam Cikauskas, Emily Jensen, Tomiko Jones, Taryn McMahon, Jacob Meders, Rebecca Ramos, Dawn Rossbach, Kryssi Staikidis, C. Maxx Stevens, Satoshi Takahira, Wendy Willis, Kristen Woodward, Melanie Yazzie
Environments – here and there – Artists: Maile Andrade, Todd Christensen, Laura Berman, Laurie Blakeslee, Glory Tacheenie-Campoy, Catherine Chauvin, Christopher Dacre, Kirsten Furlong, Jennifer Ghormley, Alexis Granwell, Kevin Haas, Zachary Lindenberger, Meghan O’connor, Tony Ortega, Melissa Schulenberg, Miriam E. Singer, Ivanco Talevski, Eva Wylie, Melanie Yazzie