'Print Types' Exhibit Opens at Shore Gallery
for immediate release Aug. 26, 1997Shore Art Gallery has opened its 1997-98 season with the national touring exhibit "Print Types." After opening Monday, Aug. 25, the exhibit runs through Sept. 19.
The exhibit is designed to introduce the wide range of processes and techniques available to modern print makers. Viewers will find examples of both the traditional and contemporary approaches to printmaking. "My Rolling Mare," a drypoint by Sigmund Abeles, and Sara Van Niekerk's wood engraving "North Cerney Sheep Sale" are included along with monoprint, etching, mezzotint, serial etching, lithography, aquatint and embossment. The imagery is as varied as the processes illustrated and runs the gamut from highly representational to totally non-objective images.
"Print Types" includes the works of 29 artists who are members of The Print Consortium , Kansas City, Mo., an international coalition of printmaking artists.
Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Admission is free.
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