New etchings have been added to the Printmaking page. Both “Staying Cool Among the Paperers” and “Symphonic Exploratory Battery” have been produced in editions of black & white and hand-colored prints. Prints from these editions have already been accepted for exhibition (see below).
RECENT AND UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS
Russ’s most recent painting, “The Habits of Simulacra,” was part of an exhibition of small works at Prairie State College in Chicago Hts., IL entitled Small But Mighty, which ran from January 3–26. The painting was awarded Best of Show. A brief article on the exhibition appeared in the Chicago Tribune.
The above-mentioned “Symphonic Exploratory Battery” is part of the 40th annual juried exhibition of North American works on paper held at the Maryland Federation of Art’s Circle Gallery. Art on Paper runs from March 30 – April 29.
Russ's hand-colored print of the above-mentioned “Staying Cool Among the Paperers” was included in the Pacific States Biennial North American Print Exhibition at the University of Hawai’i at Hilo, which ran from October 19 through December 30, 2016. A slideshow of these prints may be viewed on the university’s website.
His hand-colored print of the “Symphonic Exploratory Battery” was selected for two recent shows:
- Global Matrix IV, an international juried exhibition of prints from around the world, ran from January 9 through February 18, 2017 at Purdue University and will travel to other venues (including Wright State University and Cleveland State University) through 2018. The show includes 96 works by 73 artists from 15 countries.
- The Southern Printmaking Biennale VII International, on the campus of the University of North Georgia, ran from November 3 through December 8, 2016.
For earlier shows, check out the Exhibitions page.