David Barthold: Manhattan Graphics Center Presentation Saturday, February 20, 6:30–8:30 pm David Barthold gave a talk about about copperplate engraving, and presented the original drawing, plate, and a recent proof of his large-scale engraving project,The Rhinoceros. He demonstrated the pneumatic engraving system used to cut the plate. Plates and proofs of other recent work was available for inspection. […]
We have acquired a Chandler & Price -14.5 x 22 inch electric platen press for free. It came with a type caster. Does that mean we will be able make our own type/plates? Yes, we can design it on our macs and then make our own lead plates. What’s the plate making process like? We can make our own […]
Coming to GSS: Gowanus Crit Group will be holding a critique Thursday, February 19th starting at 7pm, when the work of four artists to be presented for discussion. GCG is open to the public, and seeks to encourage a community-centered discourse for Brooklyn artists and residents. Free food and drink will be provided.
The SC is hoping to really start streamlining the initial experience of new members by giving them a comprehensive introduction to GSS. Here is a simple tri-fold brochure we have put together – if you see anything we can do better, be sure to email Libby.
DECEMBER STUDIO NEWS This coming December 10th, a Wednesday, marks the beginning on the GowanusCritGroup. From 7:30-9:30pm at Gowanus Studio Space we will be showing the work of 5 artists and are inviting the public and especially the members of the Brooklyn arts community to participate. All artists will show an example of recent finished work for […]
Happy New York Print Week! Noah Breuer, Katie Douglas, Beka Goedde, Krista Peters and Rachel Ostrow’s artist’s book collaboration, entitled Collapse of the Home, Brownstones NYC, will be included in the upcoming group show, Somewheres & Nowheres at the International Print Center, New York. On display: October 25th – December 6th Reception: Thursday, November […]