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Open Portfolio

Highpoint’s Open Portfolio IV

Call for Artists & Print Lovers

  • Saturday, June 27, 2015 from 1:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Event Details:
Saturday, June 27, 2015
Two sessions will each feature different artists & their prints:
Session 1: 1:30–3:00 p.m.
Session 2: 3:30–5:00 p.m. Group Discussion with guest reviewers:
5:00–6:00 p.m.

Calling all printmakers, print enthusiasts and print collectors! Please join us at Highpoint this Saturday for our fourth biennial Open Portfolio event. Nearly 60 printmakers will be showcasing their work and interacting with attendees. Many of the prints will be available for purchase directly from the artists. Guest reviewers will include curators, gallery directors and print professionals. After the portfolio review, stay for a fascinating panel discussion with our special guests including Dennis Michael Jon (Associate Curator, Minneapolis Institute of Arts), Becky Dunham (Curator, Plains Art Museum), and Curator Christina Chang.

What is Open Portfolio IV? Printmakers from Minnesota and beyond are invited to sign-up and share their portfolios of work. While some portion of displayed prints may be digitally based, this is a call for traditionally printed images using the techniques of intaglio, relief, monoprint, lithography and screenprinting. (Giclée prints and purely digital prints are not included in this event.) Artists and their prints must be present during the event on Saturday, June 27 and are highly encouraged to stay for both group sessions and a panel discussion at 5:00 p.m.

Here is the list of exhibiting artists:

Session I (1:30-3pm):

Nancy Ariza, Kat Aymeloglu, Lori Anne Baumgartner, Julie Benda, Ashton Bird, Lynn Bollman, Laura Corcoran, Beth Dorsey, Lauren Flynn, Bryn Gleason, Kate Goyette, Erin Holt, Becca Jones, Therese Krupp, Dana LeMoine, Stuart Loughridge, Jeremy Lundquist, Ana Musachio, Paulette Myers-Rich, Dirk Nelson, John Pearson, Karen Peters, Robert Reed, Kaitlyn Rewitzer, Alex Rush, Mark Schoening, Jean Shannon, Anda Tanaka

Session II (3:30-5pm):

Christopher Alday, Josh Bindewald, Katy Collier, Rachel Collier, Mike Elko, Ruthann Godollei, Kate Gray, Tyler Green, Ash Marlene Hane, Tom Hollenback, Rachel James, Valerie Lueth, Jon Mahnke, Sam Orosz, Edie Overturf, Gwen Partin, Natasha Pestich, Amira Pualwan, Amy Sands, John-Mark Schlink, Kurt Seaberg, Clara Ueland, Tiernan Warner, Josh Winkler, Santiago Zarzosa

The panel discussion will take place following the second session.