New Prints 2011/Autumn
Opening Reception: November 3, 6-9pm
On View: November 4, 2011 - January 7, 2012
International Print Center New York presents New Prints 2011/Autumn, on view November 3, 2011 – January 7, 2012 in its gallery at 508 West 26th Street, Room 5A. The show consists of sixty-seven prints by fifty-one emerging to established artists, selected from a pool of over 2,500 submissions. The Exhibition will coincide with New York Print Week, and will feature an extended opening reception from 6 to 9pm on November 3rd, and will also be open for extended hours on Sunday, November 6, 11-6pm.
New Prints 2011/Autumn is the fortieth presentation of IPCNY’s New Prints Program, a series of juried exhibitions organized by IPCNY several times each year, featuring prints made within the past twelve months by artists at all stages of their careers. This landmark show continues IPCNY’s long-standing commitment to broadening the appreciation and understanding of fine art printmaking. An illustrated brochure with an essay by Selections Committee member Sarah Kirk Hanley will accompany the exhibition.
The Selections Committee for New Prints 2011/Autumn is: Anders Bergstrom (Artist), Beth Finch (Lunder Curator of American Art, Colby College Museum of Art), Christopher Gaillard (President, Gurr Johns, Inc.), Sarah Kirk Hanley (Independent Print Curator and Specialist Appraiser), Diana Wege Sherogan (Artist and Collector), and Bruce Wankel (Master Printer, ULAE).
The complete artists’ list is as follows: Norman Ackroyd, Erika Adams, Golnar Adili, Polly Apfelbaum, Rosaire Appel, Miguel A. Aragon, Isabelle Ayotte, Trevor Banthorpe, Curtis Bartone, Jarrod Beck, Grace Bentley-Scheck, Marcin Bialas, Shawn Bitters, Nicholas Brown, Rachael Browning, Susan Goethel Campbell, Alejandro Chen Li, Elaine Chow, Matthew Colaizzo, Terry Conrad, Erin Diebboll, Marie Yoho Dorsey, Odette England, Rick Finn, Yuko Fukuzumi, Isabel Gouveia, Libby Hague, Takuji Hamanaka, John Himmelfarb, Charles Hinman, Gary Justis, Alex Katz, Jane Kent, William Kentridge, Anne LaFond, Sharon Levy, Michael Loderstedt, Whitfield Lovell, So Yoon Lym, S.V. Medaris, Michael Neff, Serena Perrone, Ian Ruffino, Ed Ruscha, Soledad Salamé, Bob Shore, Joan Snyder, Preeti Sood, Jessica Stockholder, Tomi Um, and Pete Williams.
New Prints 2011/Autumn will tour to the Visual Arts Center at The University of Texas/Austin from January 27 through March 10, 2012 as part of the Print Convergence Program, initiated at the University in 2010. The tour is organized through IPCNY’s Exhibitions Touring Program.
The New Prints Program is funded in part with public funds from the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs. A grant from The Robert Lehman Foundation supports IPCNY’s exhibitions programming.
The following funders have supported IPCNY this season: The American-Scandinavian Foundation, Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, Deborah Loeb Brice Foundation, the Consulate General of Finland, The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, Felicia Fund, FRAME Finnish Fund for Art Exchange, Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, Harsch Investment Properties, Hess Foundation, The Jockey Hollow Foundation, Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, PECO Foundation, Thompson Family Foundation and numerous generous individuals.