Printmakers: New Work
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About the Show:
The Island Gallery is pleased to have nine outstanding print artists from Bainbridge Island and Seattle join us for an annual exhibition of their new work. What makes this group so fascinating is their distinctive approaches to the print medium. The artists say they are drawn to the monotype process because of its techniques of layering, the use of color and the array of tools employed to obtain the varied results. The works can surprise and provide a magical effect as the single print emerges from the printer. The results range from moody landscapes, to playful abstracts and provocative figurative pieces. Their viewing is a perfect activity for a summer evening – and the remainder of the year.
The landscapes of the North- and Southwest are most clearly reflected in the work of Renée Jameson and Maryann Kirkby. Kirkby, a landscape architect, likens the monotype process to designing gardens, layering through the use of multiple plates to create atmosphere,View more
400 Winslow Way East, #120, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110