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Jul 21

What a Relief! Block Prints from the RMAC

Posted on July 21, 2016 at 11:42 AM by Sara Woodbury

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About the Art: Willard Midgette, Owls, 1957, woodcut on paper.
Gift of the Artist, 1970.001.0033

Exhibition Details
  • February 12-May 15, 2016
Exhibition Overview
What a Relief! explores the diverse world of block printing through a selection of works from the RMAC collection. Visitors will learn about different types of relief printing, including woodcuts, wood engravings, and linocuts, while enjoying a diverse array of visual styles and subjects, from the colorful woodblocks of Gustave Baumann to the surrealist imagery of Roderick Mead.