QCA Print Department Presents Lineup for 2016

Acknowledging both the Year of the Print and the 50th anniversary of the Australian Print Council, the Queensland College of Art, in 2016 Griffith University Print Department will host the following events under the title ‘Lineup’


January 1st to 31st December – ‘People’s rag’
The People’s Rag Blog is an incentive to exhibit perspectives about printmaking.

The blog is an open-ended platform for people to forward ideas from across Australia and internationally on their experience with print making.

This year long project intends to produce traditionally printed scrolls each month for people to read snippets from. Curated and launched by Clare Cowley.

February – ‘Largesse’ Printmaking at QCA & GCCAR
Group exhibition of prints curated by Tim Mosely Wednesday 10 to Friday 26th February . POP Gallery, 27 Logan Rd, Woolloongabba, Brisbane.
Closing night Thursday 25 February.
March – ‘Women of Substance’ group exhibition featuring invited woman artists. Curated and coordinated by Jenny Sanzaro-Nishamura
White Box Gallery, QCA1st to 12th March opening March 8th 6 to 9

April – Guy Begbie , artist books/residence – date to be confirmed (mid April)
22 June to 3 July – ‘five to one’ solo exhibition of digital prints and drawings by Russell Craig. POP Gallery, 27 Logan Rd, Woolloongabba, Brisbane.
Opening 23 June.
1st to 15th August – ‘Jonathan Tse – Retrospective exhibition’ solo exhibition showcasing the prints of Jonathan Tse. Webb Gallery, QCA Brisbane.

8th to 15th August ‘out of the sky she came’ group exhibition showcasing recent lithographic prints and works on paper by Jude Roberts and Clare Cowley, Domenica Hoare, Claudia Husband. White Box Gallery, QCA Brisbane

1st to 15th August – ‘Waiting for Jonathan’
A group exhibition that invites artists to make art in response to Jonathan Tse and his valued contribution to QCA printmaking. Project Gallery, QCA Brisbane.

19th August to 5thth September – ‘Fable In Brief’ – etchings and tracings by Glen Skien’ solo exhibition showcasing recent prints and works on paper. Project Gallery, QCA Brisbane

15th August to 5th September –‘Prints by Students and Staff from the QCA print department’
An exhibition curated by Professor Ross Woodrow featuring prints and works on paper produced by the QCA staff and students. Pop Gallery , QCA, Brisbane.
15th August to 5th September – ’25 Print folios’
The 25 Print folios produced by the students and staff at the QCA print studios since 1984 will be presented in the Webb Gallery, QCA, Brisbane.

15th to 19th August – ‘50 hour print project’
Artists are invited to participate in a continuous 50 hour printing session in the QCA print studios. The prints will be exhibited in the White Box Gallery, QCA, Brisbane.

8th to 26th August– ‘American Printmaker Joseph Sheer’
International artist in residence: QCA Printmaking Department will present American Printmaker, Joseph Sheer, from Alfred University USA. Joseph will be exhibiting his own work as well as prints from students and staff from the Alfred University, USA. Exhibition dates 15th to 26th . Venue White Box Gallery QCA. He will also conduct workshops in Polymer litho plates as well as lazercut woodblock from the 8th to 12th August in the QCA Print workshops.
Proposed Graeme Peebles workshop and residency Workshop 8th and 9th Sept. Graeme working in the studio wk 11 10th to 14Sept


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