Saturday, February 4, 2017

New Grounds Remarque opening in Albuquerque

The New Grounds REMARQUE Print Workshop in Albuquerque, featured the YayBig Print Exchange during the first opening under the new management, adjacent to the Members' Show in the main gallery.

The show runs from Feb 3rd -- March 25th, 2017.




They had a great turnout during the opening, on Friday, February 3rd, 2017.


Members' Show
in the main gallery


Crowd collecting in the main print shop area




Entrance to the YayBig Print Exchange exhibition












Curator Augustine Romero
(who will bring the Postre Prints exhibition in El Paso
to the South Broadway Cultural Center in Albuquerque
in April)




A visitor plays favorites




Members' Show
in the main gallery


labels prints in the print shop


Jessica Krichels  gives a print demo
with collagraph and milk carton etching prints


Young printmaker
cranks the press


Co-owner Mary Sundstrom
in front of her 
Chinese Zodiac etching series


rooster etching --
2017 is the year of the rooster


giving the demo


"Seed Stories III"
Monotype and Gravure


Co-owner Lincoln Draper (right, with apron)


"Old Pine -- 3 Gun Spring"
Gravure


Co-owner Jessica Weybright 
(right, in pink shirt and apron)
photo from Facebook


"Postcards from the Abyss III"
Multiple plate gravure



Interns
Mandalay Osborn and Matthew Barrett


The Matrix Gallery up front, is also under new ownership, and had an opening on the same night, with many different artists.  Christopher Z Lopez's paintings graced a whole wall in the front gallery.
Christopher Z Lopez
at the opening at 
the new Matrix Gallery




Saturday, January 28, 2017

YayBig Print Exchange coming to Albuquerque

New Grounds Print Workshop in Albuquerque is reopening, under new owners and a new name -- Remarque Print Workshop.  They are featuring the YayBig Print Exchange, along with the New Work Member's Show, as their first exhibitions  -- Feb 3rd - March 25th, 2017.  Hours 10 am - 6 pm, Friday and Saturdays, and by appointment.


Location3812 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, in the Nob Hill area.