An inside look at art, people and community.
Center for Visual Art is the off-campus art center for MSU Denver. Along with an exhibition program that has both local significance and international reach, CVA offers education programming open to the community and extensive workforce development for students in creative fields.
June 13, 2017
An overview: The different processes of printmaking
Printmaking can be difficult to comprehend. The processes of relief, intaglio, lithography, and screen printing are often combined to create original contemporary prints. This is why we sat down with Ashley Nason, a printmaker and a juror for the 528.0 Regional Juried Printmaking Exhibition, to discuss the different processes and how printmakers utilize them to create original prints.
June 26, 2017
Printmaking: Screen Printing
Screen printing is one of the most versatile printmaking processes because anything flat can be printed on, and facilities are as complex as a commercial press with multiple screens or as simple as clamps mounted on a board. Conor Baldry is a recent MSU Denver graduate with a BFA in Printmaking who show us the basics of screen printing.
June 29, 2017
Intaglio printmaking is a complex printmaking process that involves etching, engraving, scraping, burnishing, and much more. MSU Denver BFA Printmaking graduate Peter Miller demonstrates these various techniques on a copper plate as they create an original print from their designs.
June 27, 2017
Award Winners Announced for 528.0 Regional Juried Printmaking Exhibition
Awards for the 528.0 printmaking exhibition have been selected. These awards spotlight prints in the exhibition that used a variety of printmaking processes.