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PRINT/IMPRINT, ASHEVILLE PRINTMAKERS
October 23, 2021 @ 11:00 am - January 8, 2022 @ 5:00 pmFree
The work of thirty-one Asheville-area artists will be showcased in an upcoming exhibit at Piedmont Arts, a museum partner of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, in Martinsville, Virginia. The exhibit, titled Print/Imprint: Asheville Print demonstrates the breadth of the printmaking scene in Asheville.The exhibition runs from October 23, 2021 to January 8, 2022 with an opening reception from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Friday, October 22. Piedmont Arts is located at 215 Starling Avenue, Martinsville, VA 24112. Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10-5, Saturday 10-3. Admission is free.
Asheville Printmakers is an independent alliance of artists in the Asheville, NC area who work in print media. Collectively, members work in a wide range of styles, from classic to contemporary, and employ traditional and experimental processes that include relief printing, such as woodblock, linocut, and wood engraving; intaglio methods, such as drypoint, etching, collagraph and photogravure; alternative photographic printing processes, such as platinum-palladium and gum biochromate; and monotype and monoprint.
The group’s work attests to the diversity of artistic and visual styles that flourish in Asheville’s printmaking community. For more information about Asheville Printmakers visit the Asheville Printmakers website at www.ashevilleprintmakers.org
Piedmont Arts is an award-winning art museum that curates thought-provoking exhibitions by international, national and regional artists. The museum also offers performing arts, from concerts to plays to children’s performances, and art classes for all ages. For further information about Piedmont Arts call (276) 632-3221 or visit www.piedmontarts.org.Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10-5, Saturday 10-3. Admission is free.