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Last week Print Studio came to a close after six great weeks of productivity and experimentation with the medium of print.
This week’s Ten-Minute Talk features David Senior, bibliographer at the MoMA Library and curator of Millennium Magazines in conversation with featured artist Emily Roysdon.
Hard to believe that five great weeks have flown by at Print Studio and that this is the final week of the project!
From day one, Print Studio has been a site for finding new ways to use old books, as visitors have copied and pasted images from the illustrious Reanimation Library‘s collection of previously discarded books.
This week’s Ten-Minute Talk features Phil Sanders, director and master printer at the Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, a program of The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts.
This week’s Ten-Minute Talk features Andrew Beccone, founder and director of the Reanimation Library.
Interested in making something at <a href="http://www.moma.org/visit/calendar/exhibitions/1227" target=blank">Print Studio</a> but don’t know where to start? Try creating a work incorporating this month’s <a href="http://www.moma.org/explore/inside_out/2012/02/13/ten-minute-talk-collective-task-at-print-studio/" target=blank">Collective</a> <a href="http://www.moma.org/visit/calendar/events/14415" target=blank">Task</a>, adapted from artist Lisa Sanditz’s original task: Make something while honoring the spirit of Freecycle. That is, all materials used in the project must be used, borrowed and bartered.
This week at Print Studio, we invite you to participate in the first of three public programs organized by Triple Canopy as part of a series called Miscellaneous Uncatalogued Material that “explores the evolution of print-based artwork in recent decades, from the revival of traditional techniques to the employment of new digital technologies.”
As part of Print Studio, we offer a weekly series of short talks focusing on issues related to the medium of print and the sustainability of ideas within the context of modern and contemporary art. During these Ten-Minute Talks, a variety of MoMA staff—from conservators to librarians and archivists—as well as guest artists and educators, share their expertise, offering insight on a variety of topics and a special behind-the-scenes look at MoMA’s engagement with the medium of print and selected Print Studio projects.
This week poet Robert Fitterman discusses the ongoing Collective Task project and its re-imagined version for Print Studio. In this entertaining video, Fitterman is in conversation with Lanny Jordan Jackson, the current curator of the Collective Task project.
We encourage you to create a print in response to this week’s task, adapted from Lisa Sanditz’s original task: “Make something while honoring the spirit of Freecycle. That is, all materials used in the project must be used, borrowed and bartered.”
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