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Salt Water/Bitter Water Girl: Speaking About My Work and Life Path, a Lecture by Melanie Yazzie

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This lecture event is held in conjunction with Melanie Yazzie’s exhibition for MoPrint 2016, “Salt Water/Bitter Water Girl: Monotypes by Melanie Yazzie,” currently on view at the Dairy Arts Center through April 8th, 2016. Lecture is from 7:00-8:00pm, please come early to view the artist’s exhibition and enjoy a reception at 5:30pm in the MacMillan Family Lobby. Melanie Yazzie’s work draws upon her Diné (Navajo) cultural heritage and follows the Diné dictum “walk in beauty,” literally creating beauty and harmony.

The Prints of Alfredo Zalce A Mexican National Treasure

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The Prints of Alfredo Zalce On display at Dry Creek Art Press April 7 through May 1, 2016 “Printing a Zalce Color Block” Saturday, April 8, 1 – 4pm Zalce was noted as “the most important living Mexican artist up to date” by Sotheby’s in 2012. The prints are from one of the larger private collections of his work outside of Mexico. Born in 1908 in Michoacan, he studied at San Carlos Acadamy and Escuela de Talla Directa. He was

BOOK ART: ONE THEME, THREE INTERPRETATIONS

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“Book Art: One Theme, Three Interpretations” features open book presentations from Lang Ingalls, Sammy Lee, and Gail Watson – three artists from the Rocky Mountain region with varied concentrations and practices in the book arts. Each artist will discuss one artwork in detail exploring the materials, methods, and meanings involved and revealing their creative process along the way. These diverse presentations review a variety of book arts approaches which are also visible in the 43 works on display in “Vessel:

Brain Storm

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The exhibit Brain Storm addresses life choices through artworks by DAVA youth. During this project cycle, middle and high school students tackled important subjects like substance abuse, health and racial issues while elementary school students focus on nutrition and exercise. The exhibit opens to the public with a reception on Friday March 25th from 4 to 7:30 pm and runs through June 10th, 2016. Selected prints are part of the month of printmaking showcasing Colorado artists of all ages. DAVA

Select Prints from the Collection

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Michael Warren Contemporary (MWC) is please to present selections from the van Straaten family collection. We are happy to exhibit and offer for sale prints from a variety of internationally recognized artists including John Baldessari, Lynda Benglis, Caroll Dunham, Eric Fischl, Al Held, Alex Katz, Sol LeWitt , Elizabeth Murray, James Rosenquist, Kiki Smith, Fred Tomasell and many more. William van Straaten worked as an art dealer for more than 40 years. He was dedicated to offering only the highest

Indigenous Ways of Knowing: Symposium featuring talks with printmakers Mary Hood, Marilee Salvator, C. Maxx Stevens and Warren Montoya

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The daylong symposium will include presentations by the artists exhibiting in the GOCA downtown gallery in two printmaking exhibitions – Inhabiting with Mary Hood & Marilee Salvator, and the Map(ing) Project, developed and curated by Mary Hood and featuring a diverse gathering of 27 Native American/Indigenous artist prints. Artists Mary Hood, Warren Montoya, Marilee Salvator, and C. Maxx Stevens will speak on their work and the projects at the symposium. Readings by visiting writers Koyangk’auwi Maidu, Pikes Peak Poet Laureate

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