Unity of Opposites

From Zea Mays Printmaking’s website:

It all started with a quote (which will be revealed at the opening reception)

Two artists, one from Zea Mays Printmaking and another from the Peregrine Press (Portland, ME), created prints inspired by the quote. Once completed, the two prints were sent to another three artists from each of the organizing studios, those six prints to 19 other artists until 75 artists had responded to each other over the course of five months. Each new “generation” of artists made their original print inspired by anything from the previous generation’s pieces, be it a subject matter, mood, color, the quality of a line, or a combination of many aspects of the pieces.

The final 75 prints will be exhibited at the A.P.E. Gallery in Northampton, MA. from October 4 – 30, 2016 with a reception on October 14, 5-8 PM and again at the Institute of Contemporary Art Gallery at Maine College of Art in Portland, ME. from February 1 – March 4, 2017 with a reception on February 3, 5-8 PM.


10.09.201610.09.2016 studio at The Studios at MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA

10.09.201610.09.2016 Hoosac Tunnel

10.08.201610.08.2016 Always stuffing stuff that can be stuffed.

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I started my 2 week residency at The Studios at MASS MoCA last Friday.

slow full days

03.12.201603.12.2016 Butter

03.19.201603.19.2016 Little fingers on lenses make for dream tigers.

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03.20.201603.20.2016 duck duck duck

04.28.201604.28.2016 Listening at MASS MoCA

05.03.201605.03.2016

05.09.201605.09.2016 The squirrel knocked the egg out of the tree. The snake ate most of the sticky innards. The ants enjoyed the rest.