January 15 – March 18, 2018
Aimée Henny Brown, Colin Lyons, Kathleen Ritter, Ross Kelly, and Saskia Jetten
Transference investigates how contemporary artists are using printmaking techniques as a starting point to explore the transfer of images as well as the transference of meaning. Printmaking has always relied on technology and invention, such as the development of the printing press or the use of chemical processes. This exhibition looks at the practice of five artists who are continuing this tradition of innovation by including digital technologies and contemporary issues. Guest curated by Hannamari Jalovaara.
Gallery Tour & Art Workshop: Printmaker’s Lab
In this active workshop, students will have the opportunity to experiment with a variety of printmaking techniques after exploring gallery artworks that feature a wide range of technologies and materials, from traditional relief and monotype printing to modern digital imaging. Tours and workshops are adapted for age and grade level.
Curriculum Connections: Art, Applied Design, Skills and Technology, Mathematics, Science
April 3 – May 27, 2018
Karilynn Ming Ho: For the Left Hand Alone
Ho Tam: Cover to Cover
Although their work comprises separate exhibitions, both Karilynn Ming Ho and Ho Tam’s work focuses on how the self is identified and experienced. For The Left Hand Alone is a multi-media installation examining how the self can be fragmented through our increasingly virtual experience of the world. Ho Tam explores how we construct a public persona, revealing different facets of the self in a series of artist books and magazines. Curated by Shaun Dacey.
Gallery Tour & Art Workshop: Autobiographical Artists
This gallery tour examines identity and representation, and encourages students to consider the values, choices, and abilities that make us who we are. In the studio, students will create an artist book that reflects different aspects of themselves and their understanding of their own identity. Tours and workshops are adapted for age and grade level.
Curriculum Connections: Art, Applied Design, Skills and Technology, Language Arts