Header image: Robert Mapplethorpe, Tampa Orchid, 1986. Photogravure and screenprint with aluminum glitter appliqué. 21 1/2 x 35 1/4 inches. Edition of 60. Robert Mapplethorpe is the subject of much renewed interest as the J. Paul Getty Museum and LACMA present complementary exhibitions which form Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Medium. This retrospective in two parts […]Read more "Robert Mapplethorpe at Graphicstudio"
Overlooking Old Havana. Photo by Huy Nguyen During the winter of 2015, The University of South Florida along with the Holcombe family cooperated to fund an academic trip to Cuba. All 15 of the USF Holcombe scholarship recipients, including me, signed up to go. Our purpose was to learn about the culture, academics, and lifestyle […]Read more "An Intern’s Trip to Cuba"
As part of New York’s Print Week 2015, Graphicstudio will be participating in the IFPDA Print Fair at the Park Avenue Armory, November 4 through November 8. Please come visit us at booth 408 if you are in New York in early November! We have an exciting group of works we will be featuring, including […]Read more "Graphicstudio at IFPDA Print Fair!"
As far back as I can remember I have been roaming through the halls and doorways at Graphicstudio; rolling in office chairs down the hall, building cardboard robots in the Vault, coloring and doodling and making the occasional small print—under close adult supervision, of course. All this time I could never fully comprehend the gravity […]Read more "A Summer at Graphicstudio: Madeline Baker’s Intern Perspective"
Larry Bell, 2D-3D: Glass & Vapor opened on July 17, 2015 at White Cube, Mason’s Yard in London. With pieces in group shows currently at Kohn Gallery and Quint Gallery in California; a piece in America Is Hard to See, the Whitney Museum of American Art’s inaugural exhibition; and recent solo shows at Peter Blake Gallery, Frank Lloyd Gallery, […]Read more "Flocked Pink Ladies: An Anomaly"
ArtPop Tampa‘s exciting billboard project will go live next week! It is wonderful to read about the selected artists and get a first glimpse at the artwork we will soon be seeing across the Tampa Bay area. The excitement about billboard art from coast to coast has us looking back on a Graphicstudio billboard project from 1998. Here is an […]Read more "Lesley Dill’s Graphicstudio Billboards"
On June 20, 2015, Miriam Schapiro passed away. Schapiro leaves behind a tremendous legacy in the art world, and on this occasion it seems fitting to explore one small part of it. Schapiro produced several prints at Graphicstudio in 1983-1984. Four monoprints were essentially collages on paper. Children of Paradise was produced as an edition variée, […]Read more "Miriam Schapiro at Graphicstudio"