Thursday, Februrary 21, 2013:
Midwest Pressed: Tim Dooley & Aaron Wilson
Vanderbilt University: Midwest Pressed 3-D Print Project 9:00am-12:00pm
Open to the Public! Midwest Pressed will be working on a 3D print project with art students at Vanderbilt University from 9:00am to 12:00pm. Feel free to drop on by and take a gander at the project in progress!
The Project will take place at the E. Bronson Ingram Studio Arts Center, Room 314 on Vanderbilt's campus.
Belmont University Gallery: Reception for Laura Berman's exhibition 5:00pm-7:00pm.
Live printing events by Tim Dooley & Aaron Wilson of the University of Northern Iowa (visiting artists at Vanderbilt University) will also take place at the reception!
Friday, February 22, 2013:
Watkins College of Art, Design & Film:
- Open Portfolio! 3:00pm-4:30pm. SIGN UP BELOW!!!! Austin Peay University's Print Shop will be doing some live letterpress printing during open portfolio and the visiting artists' work will also be displayed.
- Dinner Break! 4:30pm-6:00pm Eat some delicious Nashville food at local restaurants... Check out our travel page for some suggestions.
- Visiting Artist Talks 6:00pm: Artists visiting at local insitutions will give short, back-to-back lectures for the public! To see the line-up, please check out our VISITING ARTISTS page.
Sign up for Open Portfolio:
If you plan on participating in our FREE open portfolio, please sign up using the form below. Thanks!
Saturday, February 23, 2013:
Hatch Show Print
Got some free time in between events? Check out this legendary local print shop!
222 Fifth Ave. South Nashville, TN 37203
Screen-Print Mono-Types with Mike Martino: 10:00am–12:00pm at Plaza Artist Materials, 633 Middleton Street Nashville TN 37203.
In conjunction with Nashville Print Revival & Plaza Artist Materials the Nashville based printmaker Mike Martino will be conducting a printmaking demonstration teaching the technique of screen-print mono-types.
The demonstration is free to the public will take place in one of the classrooms at Plaza. Space may be limited so arrive early.
Platetone Press: Postcards from a Print Revival
A collaborative printing project with members of Platetone: Printmaking, Paper & Book Arts. Participants will create postcards from discarded prints, adding colors and textures through relief, monotype and screen printing. Postcard portfolio books will be available for a small donation, and participants may also self-address their postcard to be sent once dry.
The Wrappers Delight Food truck will be cooking up a storm outside, and we'll have light snacks and libations to celebrate the event. Wrappers Delight offers up amazing combinations such as the Hawaiian Five-O with ginger-glazed grilled chicken and pineapple, Gangsta Grizzll'D Caesar and The Biggie Smalls Breakfast!
Platetone is located at 535 4th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37201
4th Avenue South is a one way street, heading South and Platetone is located at the corner of 4th Ave S & Lea Avenue, just North of Rocketown.
Parking is available at the front of the building, along Lea avenue, in the alley behind the building, or in the parking lot between our building and our neighbor's.
The Spectacular Poster Printacular Print Fair!
Print artists and print studios will present a Print and Poster Show! This will be an exhibition as well as a big poster/print sale, as all of the artists and print-shops will be selling their wares. This will be reminiscent of a mini "porter flea" with all things print and poster for sale. Local Nashville Print shops and artists including Isle of Printing, Hatch Show Print, Boss Construction, Sawtooth Printhouse, Laura Baisden, and many more will also be present and participating!
We will also have the DoughWorks Donut truck outside barista parlor for the print and poster show! They have spicy chicken tenders with a honey glaze and bleu cheese crumbles! Need I say more? Okay, well, if you insist: Cherry coke fizz glazed doughnut with maraschinos, a BBQ glazed doughnut with pulled pork, and the Bacon Bananas Foster with rum sauce, caramalized bananas and crispy bacon!
Barista Parlor, 519 Gallatin Ave, Nashville, TN 37206.