Riso Session With Endless Editions
From June 11, 2017
at 3 - 6 PM
FREE | Register
incredible speed allow artists to create hundreds of prints in a relatively short amount of time. Drop by to learn more about the process and make your own prints with Paul John. Participants are encouraged to bring along drawings or photographs that they wish to print with the risograph. Colors available include blue, pink, and black.
Paul John is an artist, printer, and publisher. John graduated from the University of Richmond where he studied printmaking with artist Tanja Softić. He received his MFA in printmaking at SUNY New Paltz. Frequently working in conjunction with other artists, he creates prints, installations, online art, and artist books. He also works with ideas of contemporary communication using Facebook, Instagram, and other social media sites as platforms for viewing irreverent art. Paul John was an artist in residence at Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, held publishing workshops at the Royal Academie of Art in Stockholm, and is currently a Printer Without Press Fellow at the Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, part of the Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts. He has taught classes in basic printmaking, risograph printing, screen printing, and embossment.