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20th International Print Triennial Krakow 2012 and LETTRA
The Krakow International Print Triennial will be open from 14 september until 30 october.
Idea-Process-Message, the motto of this year’s event, serves to trigger reflection on the place and role of printmaking within the realities of the contemporary world. Graphic art is active. Graphic art is vital.
The exhibitions of most moment in the MTG Krakow programme are the International Print Triennial Krakow 2012, the Grand Prix of Young Polish Print; Witold Skulic and Joanna Piech; Prints, Grand Prix of MTG Krakow 2009; Graphic Art and Education, an exhibition of works from Poland’s arts schools; Contemporary Japanese Woodcuts and LETTRA Kraków 2012, sign and letter.
LETTRA will take place in the spaces of the Jagiellonian Library. The exhibition will showcase prints and artistic books by 52 artists, a number representing the number of signs in the Latin alphabet. The letter or the sign will be the main inspiration for artists participating in the exhibition. The aim is to present a wide array of possibilities of using them, and the specific attitudes to the subject depending on the artist’s cultural background. During the exhibition there will be meetings with graphic artists, typographers, distributors of paper, polygraphers, bibliophiles.
I was invited to be part of this exhibition with my series of work "Conversación".
The Biennial International Miniature Print Exhibition (BIMPE) is held every two years in Vancouver, BC, Canada. This exhibition is a showcase for small scale works measuring no more than 15cm × 10cm, and is open to images made using all printmaking techniques from traditional line etching to contemporary digital processes.
The exhibition starts at Dundarave Print Workshop in Vancouver. During january will be held at The Society of Northern Alberta Print Artists in Edmonton, and during february at The University of British Columbia, Kelowna, BC.
Around 210 artist were selected. Amongst them, my work.
7th International Art Graphic Triennial Bitola 2012
7th International Art Graphic Triennial Bitola 2012 was open at Art Institute and Museum of Bitola, Macedonia, under the theme "Oceans and constellations" and "Life in the mirror".
This is a competition with more than 20 years experience in traditional and digital printmaking techniques. This edition will exhibit works from 300 artists from 65 countries. A catalog with works of 550 artists was published in order to be presented in art centers around the world. I was selected to be part of this catalog.
6th Internationa Printmaking Biennial of Douro, Portugal
The 6th International printmaking Biennial of Douro in Portugal was open.
There will be running several exhibitions in many cities until september. I took part in the collective show of Milpedras workshop at the Library of Alijó.
International Biennial Print Exhibit ROC 2012, Taiwan
The International Biennial Print Exhibition 2012 ROC was open on the Taiwan National Museum of Fine Arts.
This Biennial was established 3 decades ago with the mission to promote international cultural exchange between East and West through traditional printmaking techniques.
This year, 201 artists from 37 different countries were selected. Amongst them, one of my works.
The show will be open until september.
"Actituds", a printmaking group exhibition of ENTINTA is now open.
Artists: Alison Buchanan, Clara Oliva, Mercedes Ruano, Joana Alia, Maria Bacardit, Àurea Brufau, Cristina Durisotti, Marga Fortuny, Margarida Garcia Andreu, Judit Gil, Jose Giménez, Neus Gòrriz, Laura Herraiz Bianchi, Bea Mahan, Anne Moreno, Maite Núñez, Maria Núñez, Iñaki Ojinaga, Núria Rossell, Cisco Vila.
The exhibition will remain open until may 3rd 2012 at La Massa Centre de Cultura Vilassaren
Arts Libris 2012
Arts Libris Artist's Book Fair, in Santa Mónica Arts Center at Las Ramblas in Barcelona is open from 20 until april 23.
The fair aims to promote and disseminate the issue of artis's books in the world of art and graphic experimentation. Arts Libris aims to be a meeting point for professionals, fans, producers and collectors to show the many possibilities that these books have to get in touch with the public and generate commercial interest in the way of arts, crafts, design and binding.