A new painting has also been completed and will soon be varnished. It will be posted to the Painting page at that time.
Russ was the only U.S. artist selected to participate in the Międzynarodowe Biennale Miniatury 8, an international juried exhibition of miniature prints featuring artists from 21 countries. The show opened in August of 2014 at the Ośrodku Promocji Kultury in Częstochowa, Poland, and is currently touring other Polish venues, including Galeria Test in Warsaw, Muzeum Stanisława Staszica in Piła, Galeria Miejska BWA in Tarnów, and Galeria Fotografii in Rzeszow. Additional European venues will host the exhibition during 2015.
Russ was one of 24 artists from the United States selected to exhibit in the 14th Lessedra World Art Print Annual at the Lessedra Gallery in Sofia, Bulgaria. The exhibition, which features 349 artists from 49 countries, ran from June 11 through September 25, 2015.
Russ’s etching, “Spectacularly Efficient Dystopia,” was part of the 35th Annual National Print Exhibition in Fort Wayne, IN. This show ran from April 24 – May 27, 2015 at Artlink Gallery, and the print was acquired by the University of Saint Francis in Fort Wayne for its permanent collection.
His hand-colored print, “The Professor,” was included in the 24th Parkside National Small Print Exhibition at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside in Kenosha, WI. The show opened on April 9 and ran through July 15. View the exhibition catalog here.
For earlier shows, check out the Exhibitions page.