Tamarind Touchstones: Fabulous at Fifty
Feb 15, 2012 – Apr 15, 2012
Featuring: Tamarind Printmakers like Vija Celmins, Kerry James Marshall, Philip Guston, Kiki Smith, Gego, Leon Golub, Jonathan Lasker, Polly Apfelbaum, and Roberto Juarez
Curated by John Mulvany and organized by the University of New Mexico Art Museum, Albuquerque, this retrospective exhibition celebrates fifty years of artistic excellence at the Tamarind Institute, the legendary lithography press founded in Los Angeles in 1960.
The exhibition includes eighty lithographs from the Tamarind archive held and managed by the University of New Mexico Art Museum. The exhibition provides an opportunity to see the collaborative works of many of the most significant American artists and printers of the past half century including Vija Celmins, Kerry James Marshall, Philip Guston, Kiki Smith, Gego, Leon Golub, Jonathan Lasker, Polly Apfelbaum and Roberto Juarez, among others.
This exhibition was funded by a grant from the National Endowment For the Arts and the generous support of Robert C. Cudd III and Carol Downes Cudd.
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