Wednesday, July 22, 2009

THE JOURNAL of The Mid America Print Council

Examples from the Journal

PRINT Slang
Introduction and Editing by Erik Waterkotte

"A humorous, albeit practical, lexicon of printmaking studio vernacular from across the country...
The printmaking studio is a communal working environment, and often a unique language develops between printmakers..."
 

Theories of Printmaking
By Dr. Kelly Donahue-Wallace

"How do we think about prints?  What do we expect them to do or to perform for us?  What crosses our minds as we hold them in our hands and admire them on the wall?  What constitutes a print at all and how do we feel about printedness or the intrinsic material, formal, social and historical characteristics of the medium?  Why haven't we theorized print in the same way that we have photography?".........


To read the rest of these and other articles you can now go to the MAPC website and view the JOURNAL online!!  


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