Print Club Members Only Preview & Reception
November 18 • 6p–8p
Isabel Hall & Lobby
Preview the Fair, meet the dealers, and receive the Print Club’s 2016 print by Stanley Casselman. At 7:00p, take a “Director’s Choice” tour with John Henry, FIA Director, as he selects works from each dealer in varied price ranges he considers of exceptional interest and worthy of acquisition by the museum. He will lead a tour of the dealers’ booths on the opening night preview of the 6th Flint Print Fair. “Director’s Choice” selections will be on view and available for sale throughout the Print Fair weekend.
November 19 • 10:00a–5:00p
November 20 • 1:00p–5:00p
Open to the public, the 6th Flint Print Fair will include several different print dealers featuring a wide range of prints, drawings, and photographs from Old Masters to contemporary. Works will range in price from $200 to several thousand dollars. This is an ideal opportunity for novice collectors to start a collection and for connoisseurs to add works to existing collections.
Pressed for Time
November 19 • 1:00p
Take a tour with Tracee Glab, FIA Curator, and view a historical survey of the four major processes of printmaking in the Western world, as she guides visitors through the exhibition Pressed for Time: The History of Printmaking. Selected prints highlight the remarkable diversity and ingenuity of this medium. The four methods of printmaking: relief (woodcut), intaglio (etching, engraving), planographic (lithography), and stencil (screenprinting) will be discussed.