Travel and Place Explored in Art Exhibition

Stevens Point printmaker Bob Erickson's print of coastal landscape in County Mayo, Ireland
Irish printmaker Keith Wilson's print of trees in Stevens Point

In association with the annual conference of the Southern Graphics Council International being held in Milwaukee March 20 - 24, the UWM Libraries presents “Another Place:  Printmakers’ and Book Artists’ Perspectives on Travel and Place” March 1 - June 28, 2013 in the Fourth Floor Exhibition Gallery of the UWM Golda Meir Library, 2311 E. Hartford Ave., Milwaukee.

Drawn entirely from the Book Arts Collection in the UWM Libraries’ Special Collections, materials on display include works by noted American printmakers and book artists, such as Sarah Bryant, Bob Erickson, Fred Hagstrom, Jim Lee, Clifton Meador, Gaylord Schanilec, Clarissa Sligh, Bonnie Stahlecker, Barbara Tettenbaum, and international artists, including David Esslemont (Wales), Néstor Goyanes (Argentina), Mirta Kupferminc (Argentina), Louse Levergneux (Canada), Xavier Monsalvatje (Spain), and Keith Wilson (Ireland).

Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 7:30am – 5:00pm, or by appointment (libspecial@uwm.edu; 414.229.4345).

Images: (From top) Stevens Point printmaker Bob Erickson’s print of coastal landscape in County Mayo, Ireland and Irish printmaker Keith Wilson’s print of trees in Stevens Point from their 2012 portfolio “The Other Place.”

Year of the ArtsThis exhibit is presented in collaboration with the UWM Peck School of the Arts' Year of the Arts celebration.