Translations: Prints by the Consejo Gráfico
Friday, September 5th, 5:00 pM – 9:00 pM, Gallery Talk 6:00 pM
at the Ernestine M. Raclin School of the Arts Gallery, Indiana University South Bend
1002 South Esther, South Bend, IN 46615
Translations is an exhibit of prints in various media by members of Consejo Gráfico, an independent network of print workshops formed to advance the legacy and viability of Latino printmaking in the United States. The Serie Project, a member of the Consejo Gráfico, will be exhibiting a selection of prints form Serie XX, including works by Margarita Cabrera, Paul Del Bosque, Sandra C. Fernandez, Nahúm Flores, Rigoberto Gonzalez, J. Salvador Lopez, Oscar Magallanes, Stephanie Mercado, Patricia Tinajero and Ernesto Yerena.
The Consejo Gráfico promotes the communication and collaboration that enable the preservation and continuity of the critical–activist orientation that spearheaded Latino printmaking. Similarly, it works to foster opportunities for Latino youth to engage in printmaking, and for a larger community to appreciate the importance and value of the Latino printmaking tradition.
This exhibit runs August 11 – September 20, 2014.
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Sam Z. Coronado Homenaje Portfolio Exhibition
July 11th – August 25th
at La Peña
227 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701
Porque Sam fue todo corazón (Because Sam was all heart), a stellar group of U.S. Latino printmakers are honoring him with the creation of this portfolio. Please join us for the Opening Reception of this gran homenaje in celebration of Sam’s birthday!
The exhibit will feature work by the following artists:
Rene Arceo, Diógenes Ballester, Melanie Cervantes, Pepe Coronado, Marcos Dimas, Sandra C. Fernández, Juan R. Fuentes, Scherezade García, Poli Marichal, Malaquias Montoya, Laurie S. Rousseau, Marianne Sadowski, Fernando Salicrup, Juan Sanchez, and Nitza Tufiño.
Friday, July 11th, 7:00 pM – 9:00 pM
Refreshments will be provided
Music by Grupo Gruvo
A minimum donation of $10 will be accepted at the door
Proceeds and print sales will benefit the Serie Project.
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Saturday, June 28th, 7:00 pM – 9:00 pM
Serie Project Headquarters
6603 Felix Avenue, Austin, TX 78741
Join us at the Serie Project Headquarters for our Annual Print Sale and Open House! We will be exhibiting prints from our Serie XX Artists, as well as the first print from this year’s Special Edition by Austin artist Beili Liu. Our entire collection will also be available for our guests to view and purchase.
As a special treat, Coronado Studio master printers, Jonathan Rebolloso and Logan Hill, will lead a screen printing demonstration. Limited edition prints from the demo will be available for purchase.
We will have live music and refreshments to help kick start our summer season!
This event is free and open to the public. Be sure to RSVP and share our event on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/events/1499152606967775/
Women of the Serie Project
OPENING: Friday, June 13th, ,
Members Preview: 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Public Opening: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
419 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701
This year, Mexic-Arte Museum and the Serie Project present Women of the Serie Project, a selection of serigraph prints produced by women who have participated in the Serie Project residency program. The varying works reflect the over twenty years of diverse discussions women are having about contemporary culture in their unique serigraphs. These artists touch on family and tradition, language and race, queer identity, immigration, feminism, and Chicana identities. Together, this selection of prints offers unique interpretations of their experiences and creates a multi-dimensional female dialogue.
Selected artists include:
DeAnn Acton, Alejandra Almuelle, Bernice Appelin-Williams, Santa Barraza, Ruth Buentello, Melanie Cervantes, Joey Fauerso, Sandra Fernandez, Sandria Hu, Leticia Huerta, Alma Lopez, Lizzie Martinez, Vicki Meek, Delilah Montoya, Celia Alvarez Muñoz, Carla Nickerson, Anna Salinas, Maricela Sanchez, Sharon Smith, and Kathy Vargas.
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Thursday, March 20, 2014, 6:00 pM – 9:00 PM
Spider House Cafe Patio
2908 Fruth St, Austin, TX 78705
The Serie Project Master Printers will be giving a screen printing demonstration during this year’s Amplify Austin. The serigraphs created will be for sale at the event and will benefit the Austin Creative Alliance and the Serie Project.
This event is free and open to the public.
For more information please visit https://amplifyatx.ilivehereigivehere.org/
Serie Project & Coronado Studio at the 2014 McNay Print Fair
Saturday, March 1, 2014, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM & Sunday, March 2, 2014, 12noon – 5PM
theMcNay Art Museum
6000 North New Braunfels
San Antonio, TX 78209
The Serie Project would like to invite you to this year’s McNay Print Fair!
theMcNay Art Museum will be hosting a unique event where the Serie Project and Coronado Studio, alongside other galleries, studios and print shops from across the U.S., will have the opportunity to exhibit and sell fine art prints! Whether you are beginning your own personal art collection, or are already a proud supporter of the arts, this is a great opportunity to browse through our entire collection and find the perfect original work of art to take home. Come by and meet the Serie Project staff and Board Members, as well as our master printers from Coronado Studio, and learn about what we are doing to continue our beloved founder’s legacy and vision!
This event is open to the public and free with museum admission.
For more information please visit www.mcnayart.org
Serie Project at The People’s Gallery 2014
Opening Reception: Friday, February 28, 2014, 6 -9 PM
Exhibit runs through January 2015
Austin City Hall
301 W. 2nd Street
Austin, TX 78701
The 2014 People’s Gallery exhibition features artworks from Austin-area artists, galleries, museums, and arts organizations displayed throughout the first three floors of City Hall, including special tributes to the artists who have exhibited here, past and present!
Serie Project will have a selection of prints from our last residency Serie XX, including works by Farley Bookout, Ernesto Yerena Montejano and Brian Phillips. Be sure to stop by City Hall and check out these beautiful works in person, as well as work by other Austin-Area artists!
Serie at Flatbed Press Contemporary Print Fair
The Serie Project will be exhibiting and selling work alongside fellow printmakers, publishers of fine art prints, and university print programs at the Flatbed Contemporary Print Fair on February 15th. On-going demonstrations and talks will be taking place in the Flatbed Press Studio, and demonstrations are scheduled on the hour; they will include silkscreen, letterpress, intaglio, chine colle, and lithographic methods. Participating among these events will be Coronado Studio‘s Master Printers, Logan Hill and Jonathan Rebolloso, who intend to offer a unique printmaking demo of their own. The demo will take place during the fair at Flatbed Press and Gallery from 12pm to 1pm.
The Serie Project and Flatbed Press and Gallery, in conjunction with PrintAustin, invite you to a Preview Gala to benefit our organization in memory of our dear friend and founder, Sam Coronado. The preview will showcase Flatbed Contemporary Print Fair’s booths of twenty-five professional printmakers, publishers, and university programs from across the state of Texas. The print fair participants will be showing and selling their works to the public during the Valentine Gala as well as during the Flatbed Contemporary Print Fair on Saturday. The Gala features Valentine treats, drinks and hands-on Valentine printmaking for everyone!
Serie TX: Contemporary Prints Across Texas
Saturday, Jan. 25 – Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014
Pump Project Satellite – Flex Space
1109 Shady Lane
Austin, TX 78721
Opening Reception, Saturday, Jan. 25, 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Screen Printing Demos by Coronado Studio’s Master Printers, Jonathan Rebolloso and Logan Hill
Saturday, Jan. 18th, 7:00 – 9:00 PM @ Canopy
Sunday, Jan. 19th, 1:00 – 5:00 PM @ Canopy
Saturday, Jan. 25, 6:00 – 9:00 PM @ Flex Space
The mission of the Serie Project is simple: produce, promote, and exhibit the work of Latino artists and others while keeping the prints affordable for both artist and patron. Join us for an exhibition in celebrating the art of printmaking in Austin as part of Print Austin, featuring a selection of prints by local Texas artists.
This exhibit features works by: Sam Coronado, Farley Bookout, Brian Johnson, Lacey Richter, Lizzie Martinez, Matthew Rodrigues, Carol Hayman, Michael Menchaca, Paul Del Bosque, Rigoberto Gonzalez, Rudy Fernandez, Brian Phillips, Celina Hinojosa, Celia Alvarez Muñoz, Delilah Montoya, Channe Felton, Manuel Guerra, Carlos Donjuan, Vincent Valdez, Paloma Mayorga, Jessica Halonen, Cruz Ortiz, Sandra C. Fernandez
Saturday, Dec. 14 – Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014
1906 S. Flores
San Antonio, TX 78204
Closing Reception, Saturday, Jan. 11, 7:00 – 10:00 PM
Opening Reception, Saturday, Oct. 14, 7:00 – 10:00 PM
PRINT PROVOCATEUR is a selection of works from the Serie Project that highlights some of our residencies’ most controversial works. Dealing with issues of identity, immigration, violence and sexuality, this group of serigraphs provides a unique insight into the cultural diversity that exists within our community.
This exhibit features works by: Miguel Aragon, Ruth Buentello, Adriana Corral, Carlos Donjuan, Joey Fauerso, Nahum Flores, Scherezade Garcia, Manuel Guerra, John Hernandez, Benito Huerta, Alma Lopez, Oscar Magallanes, Paloma Mayorga, Michael Menchaca, Stephanie Mercado, Rosemary Mesa, Juan Mora, Robbie Ortiz, Poly Perez, Osvaldo Ramirez Castillo, Matthew Rodriguez, and Ernesto Yerena.
Serie XX Exhibit
Saturday, Oct. 19 – Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013
Opening Reception, Saturday, Oct. 19, 7:00 – 9:00 PM
2911 Medical Arts Street, Building 13
Austin, TX 78705
JOIN US! The Serie Project presents SERIE XX, an exhibit celebrating the completion of our last residency! Works by: Brian Phillips, Ernesto Yerena Montejano, Farley Bookout, George Yepes, J. Salvador Lopez, Margarita Cabrera, Michael Marshall, Nahum Flores, Oscar Magallanes, Patricia , Tinajero, Paul del Bosque, Rigoberto A. Gonzalez, Sandra C. Fernandez, Stephanie Mercado, and works by Sam Coronado
Exhibit runs through November 30th and is open by appointment: 512-385-3591.
Serie Project Open Studio
Friday, June 21, 2013
6:00 – 9:00 PM
6601 Felix Avenue
Austin, TX 78741
The Serie Project is hosting an open studio featuring an art sale with prints from Serie’s latest edition as well as Coronado Studio’s prints and gig posters. The first 30 people to arrive receive a free screen print! Refreshments provided.
Fine art screen prints will be available by the following artists: Paul del Bosque, Farley Bookout, Sam Coronado, Nahum Flores, Rigoberto A. Gonzalez, Salvador Lopez, Oscar Magallanes, Michael Marshall, Stephanie Mercado, Brian Phillips, Patricia Tinajero, and George Yepes.
Screen Print Workshop
Saturday, June 29 – Sunday, June 30, 2013
6:00 – 9:00 PM
6601 Felix Avenue
Austin, TX 78741
Coronado Studio is offering a special two-day screen printing workshop. Participants will have the opportunity to work side by side with Coronado Studio’s professional printers and learn first hand about the process of screen printing.
Coronado Studio is the primary studio for Austin’s Serie Project, a non-profit artist residency program that is now in its 20th year of operation. Since the studio’s founding in 1993, we have helped artists from around the world to produce their own limited edition hand-pulled prints.
Participants in this workshop will be given a thorough introduction to:
- Artwork preparation and make-ready
- Darkroom set-up and screen preparation
- Exposing Photo-emulsion
- Prepress procedure and concerns
- Printing with waterbase ink
Participants will be allowed to bring in their own artwork to work with during the workshop. Walk away with a better appreciation of screen printing…and your own hand-pulled prints!
Space is limited to 6 participants. Workshop tuition is $275 and includes the price of all chemicals, inks, supplies, and paper. And as a complimentary gift, participants get a free edition of the book “Screen Printing Today” by Andy MacDougall. If you’re interested, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 512-385-3591.
UPDATE: 2012 Serie Project Fundraiser
Thank you to everyone who has already supported us through this fundraising initiative. We are extremely appreciative of the support that you’ve given us. Due to calendar conflicts we have had to postpone our fundraiser until next September. Keep your calendar open – it is sure to be a fundraiser to remember! Also keep watch for other opportunities to support the Serie Project such as an upcoming membership drive! 2013 is going to be a year of positive growth and expansion for us, and we hope you will be a part of it!
Besos y Abrazos,
The Serie Project