The University Art Gallery at Sonoma State University announces the exhibition West Coast Ink: Printmaking from San Diego to Seattle, which opens with a reception on Thursday, March 13, from 4-6 p.m., and remains on view through Sunday, April 13.
West Coast Ink displays a wide range of contemporary printmaking techniques and approaches, including etching, lithography, linocut, monotype, silkscreen, woodcut, digital and even tapestry by a range of artists from up and down the West Coast, as well as one artist from Hawaii.
The exhibition, which has been organized by Kurt Kemp, Professor of Printmaking at Sonoma State, and Michael Schwager, Professor of Art History and Director of the University Art Gallery, is presented in conjunction with "Bridges", the annual international conference of the Southern Graphics Council being held in San Francisco this year.
The exhibition features the work of Sandow Birk (Long Beach), Michele Burgess (San Diego), Anthony Discenza (Oakland), Eleanor Erskine (Portland), Kota Ezawa (San Francisco), Kevin Fletcher (Santa Rosa), Salomon Huerta (Los Angeles), Chris Johanson (Los Angeles), Eunice Kim (Seattle), Amanda Knowles (Shoreline, WA), Hung Liu (Oakland), Kim MacConnel (San Diego), Ben Moreau (Bellingham, Washington), Deborah Oropallo (Oakland), Chris Papa (Seattle), Clare Rojas (San Francisco), Masami Teraoka (Hawaii), Lava Thomas (Berkeley), William T. Wiley (Woodacre, California), and Robert Yoder (Seattle).
University Art Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; weekends, noon-4 p.m. Closed Mondays and holidays. For more information, call (707) 664-2295 or e-mail Carla Stone at firstname.lastname@example.org