Li Hua, detail from Qingzhu Riben touxiang, Zhongguo shengli 慶祝日本投降,中國勝利 (Celebrate the Surrender of Japan and the Victory of China, 1945–46).

Dark and Bright Art: Woodcuts in the Aftermath of War

Marcantonio Raimondi, detail from Il Sogno (The Dream of Raphael, ca. 1509).

Stepping out of Raphael’s Shadow

David Hockney, detail from Jungle Boy and Snake (Jungle Boy) (1964, published 1965).

Art in (Middle) America

Detail from installation view: “Healing Before Art: HIV Public Blood Testing,” for Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, 1994, showing Eric Avery, The Stuff of Life (1994) and HIV Condom-Filled Piñatas (1993).

DocArt Trauma: Eric Avery’s AIDS Works

  • Poetic Visions and Dead Elephants in Geneva

    Installation view: “Gérald Cramer et ses artistes. Chagall, Miró, Moore,” Cabinet d’arts graphiques du Musée d’art et Histoire, Geneva, 2016–2017.

    This valuable exhibition celebrates the art of the print publisher, here in the person of Gérald Cramer, who over a period of 40 years worked with many of the major figures of European modern art. Beginning as a bookseller in Geneva in the 1930s …Read more

  • Art in Art in Print No. 6: Eric Avery, Print Life: Neurogenesis 2016

    Eric Avery, Print Life: Neurogenesis 2016 (2016), printed journal page, double-sided, 8 1/4 x 10 3/4 inches. Edition unlimited. Published by Art in Print. Image by Todd Mason.

    Art in Art in Print is an irregular, ongoing series of projects in which artists create art within the journal—not a piece of art that exists somewhere else and is reproduced in the journal, but a project designed specifically for the material, technological and social context of Art in Print.

    We are pleased to present Eric Avery’s Print Life: Neurogenesis 2016 as the sixth of these projects. …Read more

  • Stepping Stones: Garo Antreasian and American Lithography

    Garo Antreasian’s contributions to the art and technology of lithography in post–World War II America are well-known, and parts of the story told in his recently published book will be familiar to many readers—the struggle to advance printmaking in mid-century America …Read more

  • Prix de Print No. 21: A Cloud in Trousers by Thorsten Dennerline

    Thorsten Dennerline, A Cloud in Trousers (2016).

    Thorsten Dennerline, A Cloud in Trousers (2016).

    Lewis Carroll’s revolutionary children’s book Alice in Wonderland first appeared in 1865. The author had chosen as his illustrator the political cartoonist John Tenniel, and such was Tenniel’s impact on the story that his interpretations quickly became regarded as indispensable …Read more