Paper Dresses Inspiration
Exhibits / MCLA / Paper Dresses

Paper Dresses Inspiration

“Women hold up half the sky” The artistic collaboration and resulting exhibition that will be Paper Dresses was inspired in part by Nicholas Kristof’s upcoming visit to MCLA. Half the Sky, co-written by Kristof and his wife, Sheryl WuDunn, chronicles their encounters with extraordinary women all over the globe, and their struggles with the many injustices that … Continue reading

Linocut
Interns / Printing

Linocut

Hi everyone! I’m trying to fit in as much as I can before I leave (I can’t believe my last day is one week from now!), so this week I started learning how to carve a linocut block. While there were a few minor mishaps and one slight injury, I’m pretty happy with my first … Continue reading

“Nature as Medicine” Opening Night Recap
Downstreet Art / Exhibits

“Nature as Medicine” Opening Night Recap

Despite the occasional rain shower, last night’s opening reception for Nature as Medicine, Nature as Companion was a wonderful part of this month’s DownStreet Art Thursday! Our featured artists Erika Radich and Jaeok Lee brought their families (and dogs!) to enjoy their exhibition. Overall, we had over 300 visitors come through to view, chat, snack, create, and … Continue reading

Nature as Medicine, Nature as Companion
Downstreet Art / Exhibits

Nature as Medicine, Nature as Companion

Our latest DownStreet Art exhibition, Nature as Medicine, Nature as Companion, opens tomorrow! Come view the beautifully complementary works of printer Erika Radich and ceramicist Jaeok Lee (and figure out why ceramic art belongs in our letterpress gallery!). Join us from 6:00 – 9:00 PM to view their artwork, participate in your own curating activity, watch us print the … Continue reading