OPENING RECEPTION/ARTISTS' TALK: Saturday, April 5, 2014 6:30-9:00 pm
Tracklights: MGC Member News
Lucia Maria Minervini
is exhibiting prints in a show entitledThey Wove Their Dreams with Threads of Goldat theVoelker Orth Museum, located at 149-19 38th Avenue in Flushing, NY. The exhibition is on view until June 1, 2014. A closing reception with a performance included will take place on June 1st from 2:00 to 4:00 pm. Exploring the notion of longing as it touches upon the immigration process, the artist has written "From where does the longing originate that motivates our actions and transforms our psyches..." For more on the artist's work:minervaspool.com. For information about the Museum, which features a Victorian Garden and Bird Sanctuary:vomuseum.org
Exhibits of interest to our members:
AtInternational Print Center New York,Contemporary Brazilian Printmakingis the title of the current exhibition of fine art projects by over 15 artists working in Brazil today, on view until May 23, 2014. Selected by three Brazilian curators, art historians and print specialists, this exhibition will be the first showing of many of the artists in New York. The works feature technical experimentation and resist conventions, with the curators working to identify important trends and achievements in the field of printmaking in Brazil.www.ipcny.org
TheKatonahMuseum of Arthas a show entitledJasper Johns and John Lund: Masters in the Print Studioon display through June 15, 2014. The exhibition focuses on a unique artistic collaboration between Johns and the master printer John Lund, a match up of technical prowess and the very personal iconography of the 83 year old artist.