Be sure to stop by Saturday, 12-3pm, for the opening of the Redline Milwaukee exhibition, 'Sustenance: Progressive Printmaking Now' curated by Monika Meler & Andrea Ferber. (1422 N. 4th St.) Curator talk at 1pm. Should be a great show! http://www.redlineartmke.org/…/18/sgcis-printmke-conference/
Quad Interactive Workshop is looking for participants for a focus group on Friday. Free from 12:30-2:30pm on Friday. Want to learn about Interactive Print and make $50? Like this and we'll reach out to you. Spots are limited.
Check-In, Registration, Members Portfolio Exchange Drop Off:
March 20th (Wed) 2:00–7:00 p.m.
March 21st (Thu) 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
March 22nd (Fri) 8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Check-in | UWM PSOA Zelazo 200A Lobby
Registration | Zelazo 144 Box Office
Members Portfolio Exchange | dropoff Zelazo 177
Are you ready for all the exhibitions happening in Milwaukee next week? For example, PABST BLUE RIBBON, A MILWAUKEE ICON: WORKS BY JESSE BERNHARDT - Bernhardt has made numerous silkscreen prints that have been used by Pabst Brewing Company for public advertisement across the Nation. The show is on exhibition March 19 – March 25 2013 at the Rogues Gallery.
Want more information on off campus exhibitions?
Click here: http://snipurl.com/26l069c
BIKE PRINT MKE: Cycling, Printmaking, Community
Visit Bike Print on Facebook: http://clipurl.info/BikePrintMKE
Organized by Jeremy Plunkett, Bike Print MKE is a collaborative effort of conference goers and community to spread awareness and find “cyclical” similarities in the world of printmaking and bicycling. The project is taking place Thursday March 21, 2:35 – 4:00pm (printing project), 4:00pm – 5:00pm (ride) at UWM Spaights Plaza.
Student memberships and registrations are OFF THE CHARTS!
Reminder: Online registration ends March 8th at 9pm (Central Time).
Print: MKE will certainly have a tremendous energy. Students - you're invited to the student driven event at the Polish Falcon on Thursday, March 21, 8-Midnight...
Rock the Block is born from the combined forces of students of the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, and the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee. We’ll be showing off the best of Milwaukee on Thursday night with an eclectic celebration showcasing local talent with student work, music, games and performances in true block party fashion. Come witness an experience that stimulates all the senses. Let some of Milwaukee’s finest inkers welcome you to the neighborhood for a good old fashioned print party, beverages included.
INOVA's Makers in Print features the work of artists from South Africa, South Korea and Mexico. Coordinating curators from these countries have selected artists whose work demonstrates a range of innovative techniques and meaningful approaches to this time-honored genre.
JANUARY 18 – MARCH 24, 2013
Image by Sanggon Chung
Augmented Reality (AR) is a workshop hosted by Quad/Graphics and supported by MIAD faculty. Conference participants will learn to create content that responds to and layers an audience’s experience of original and pre-existing 2D and 3D artworks. Learn the ins and outs of what makes an image trackable and how to connect 3D models, information graphics, animations and videos to scannable imagery! Click the link for more information on AR and other events: http://snipurl.com/26h42s3
Early Bird deadline ends tomorrow!! Register now to take advantage of the savings!!
Roger Peet shared a link to a blog post of his in-process shots /design process for his print for the Union Art Gallery install. Come and meet Roger in March!!
Judith Solodkin is an artist, printmaker, teacher, publisher and founder of Solo Impression Inc., a fine arts print studio located in Riverdale (Bronx), NY - and SGCI Printmaker Emeritus Award Recipient!
Through Solo Impression she and now Master Printer Rodney Doyle have collaborated with and published work for artists such as Louise Bourgeois, Christian Marclay, Whitfield Lovell, Nancy Spero, Andrea Zittel, and many others, with printed works represented in major museum collections internationally.
To learn more about Solodkin visit this link: http://snipurl.com/26dymfz
Lesley Dill is coming to MKE and receiving SGCI's Lifetime Achievements in Printmaking Award!
Also on exhibit March 18 – March 23 in MIAD's River Level Gallery - I Had a Blueprint of History: An Artist Book by Lesley Dill - An artist’s book on handmade paper by the renowned artist, Lesley Dill, with poetry by Tom Sleigh.
Talented artist and keynote speaker, Alison Saar, has exhibited in many galleries and museums nationally and internationally, including the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden and the Whitney Museum of American Art. For more information on Alison, other speakers, and award winners visit http://printmke2013.org/conference-info/speakers-and-awards/