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Review: “The Translated Mark” explores repetition, technical innovation and communication

The Translated Mark at Whitespace, on view through March 25, coincides with the SGC International Atlanta Print Conference in Atlanta. The five featured artists refer to printmaking processes in their work—some adhering to traditional methods, others straying from conventional techniques. A printmaker’s love of line, pattern, and grayscale ties the disparate artists to one another....

Preview: The 2017 SGC International Conference

When the SGC International Conference opens in Atlanta this week, it will showcase an ancient art form that is as ubiquitous as it is overlooked. According to Valerie Dibble, a founding member of the Atlanta Printmakers Studio and professor at Kennesaw State University (KSU), “printmaking began when the first caveman put his hand in the ash from a fire, or juice from a berry, and put in on a wall.”...