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Big Impressions, Small Presses: the Small Independent Print Shop

October 22 through November 19, 2017
Opening Reception, Saturday, October 21, 5-7pm




This new exhibition, curated in collaboration with James Reed, Collections Manager for Silvermine's Gabor Peterdi International Print Collection, features nine outstanding independent print shops located throughout the Northeast. Some of the work explores the possibilities of abstraction. The independent presses featured have contributed in a significant way to the contemporary art of printmaking. Among their many specialties are original fine-art lithographs, hand-printed fine art editions, mixed-media prints, and artists' books.

The studios represented include K.Caraccio Studio, New York, NY; Deb Chaney Editions, Brooklyn, NY; Afternoon Editions, Brooklyn, NY; Haven Press Studio, Brooklyn, NY; Kayrock Screenprinting, Brooklyn, NY; Vandeb Editions, Brooklyn, NY; Muskat Studios, Boston, MA; Milestone Graphics, Bridgeport, CT; and Petrichor Press, Philadelphia, PA.