Date - June 24, 2018
10:30 am until 12:30 pm
Center for Contemporary Printmaking
299 West Avenue
Norwalk, CT, 06850
Join me for the Norwalk Art Festival and a visit to the Center for Contemporary Printmaking for their FOOTPRINT exhibition. For those interested, we can start with brunch at a nearby restaurant, more details will be sent to attending members.
There is no cost for this event, it will take place rain or shine. RSVP to Laura by Saturday, June 23rd.
From the website: gordonfinearts.org
The Norwalk Art Festival features the works of 125 juried artists from local to national talent. They will exhibit a wide variety of media including photography, drawing, ceramics, jewelry, painting, mixed media, printmaking, fiber, metal sculpture and glass. Hosted with the support of The Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Stepping Stones Museum, Mathews Mansion Museum and The Norwalk Parks Department, this Art Festival will be a premier cultural event in the area. This juried fine art and fine craft festival will have some performing artists as well as a tempting international food court.
From the website: contemprints.org
FOOTPRINT 2018 is an opportunity for the presentation of current trends and innovations in contemporary printmaking within the boundaries of the one square foot (12” x 12”) configuration. This year’s Juror, Susan Tallman, Editor-in-Chief at Art in Print and Adjunct Associate Professor Art History, Theory and Criticism at School of the Art Institute of Chicago, reviewed 319 prints from 166 artists representing eighteen countries. Tallman selected eighty three works from eighty three artists representing twenty three states and thirteen countries.
Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Mathews Park, 299 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT