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Selected by alison saar

JULY 11–SEPTEMBER 28, 2019
#umbraipcny #newprints

 
Laura R. Post .    Intimate Facets , 2018. Hand-carved, printed, and cast woodblock with drypoint and handmade paper. 16 x 18 x 12 inches. Edition: Unique. Printed and published by the artist. Courtesy of the artist. © 2019 the artist

Laura R. Post. Intimate Facets, 2018. Hand-carved, printed, and cast woodblock with drypoint and handmade paper. 16 x 18 x 12 inches. Edition: Unique. Printed and published by the artist. Courtesy of the artist. © 2019 the artist

Brian Gonzales .  MAGA (Perpetual Foreigner) , 2019. Screenprint. 22 1/2 x 26 3/4 inches. Edition: 20. Printed and published by the artist. Courtesy of the artist. © 2019 the artist

Brian Gonzales. MAGA (Perpetual Foreigner), 2019. Screenprint. 22 1/2 x 26 3/4 inches. Edition: 20. Printed and published by the artist. Courtesy of the artist. © 2019 the artist

Renee Cox .  Liberating Insight in Fuchsia , 2018. Lithograph with gold pigment flocking, velvet book cloth, and acrylic-painted museum board. Sheet: 40 x 36 inches. Printed by Justin Sanz; published by EFA Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, NY. Edition: 4. Courtesy of EFA Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, NY. © 2019 the artist

Renee Cox. Liberating Insight in Fuchsia, 2018. Lithograph with gold pigment flocking, velvet book cloth, and acrylic-painted museum board. Sheet: 40 x 36 inches. Printed by Justin Sanz; published by EFA Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, NY. Edition: 4. Courtesy of EFA Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, NY. © 2019 the artist

Installation views (Photos: Elisabeth Berezansky for IPCNY):

INTERNATIONAL PRINT CENTER NEW YORK (IPCNY) is pleased to present Umbra: New Prints for a Dark Age. The exhibition is part of our New Prints Program, a platform to showcase international printmaking in the current moment. Selected by 2019/Summer artist-juror Alison Saar, the exhibition features 44 artists from Canada, Germany, Greece, India, Poland, the United Arab Emirates, and the United States.

 

artists

Topher Alexander, Ioannis Anastasiou, Miguel A. Aragón, Linda Behar, Daniel Berman, Tia Blassingame, Douglas Collins, Miguel G. Counahan, Renee Cox, Amirah Cunningham, Maria de Los Angeles, Holly Downing, Camila Escobar Vélez, Christine Garvey, Brian Gonzales, Debra Jenks, Aaron Krach, Krystle Lemonias, Eddy A. López, Inês Martins, Anna McNeary, Jessica Mehta, Judy Mensch, Stephanie Mercado, Brooke Molla, Lynsey Nelson, Shivam Pawar, Laura Post, Bozica Radjenovic, Jacoub Reyes, Seth Roby, José Hugo Sánchez, Zorawar Sidhu, Robynn Smith, Cassandra Stancil Gunkel, Johanna Tiedtke, Max Valentine, Sandy Walker, Elizabeth M. Webb, Carolyn Webb, Ella Weber, Mary Windley, Cameron York, and Roksana Żelazkiewicz.

Presses & Publishers

EFA Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, New York; Griffelkunst-Vereinigung Hamburg e.V., Hamburg, Germany; Primrose Press, Los Angeles; The W.O.R.K.S., Vallejo, CA; and Zopilote Inc. Heliográfica Nacional, Mexico City.

 
 

ABOUT THE JUROR

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Alison Saar studied art and art history at Scripps College and received an MFA from the Otis Art Institute. She was the recipient of the 2019 Southern Graphic Council International Lifetime Achievement Award. Her major touring exhibition Mirror Mirror: The Prints of Alison Saar from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation is currently on view at Walton Arts Center, Fayetteville, AR, and will be traveling to the Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, Toledo Museum of Art, and the Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Scripps College. Her work is represented in the collections of the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Baltimore Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, among others. Saar is a former New Prints artist, featured in Edging Forward: New Prints 2018/Winter.


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Unless otherwise stated, all images are © of the artist. Many works on exhibition are for sale online and at the gallery; shop the exhibition here.

 

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