Quest for Colour: Five Centuries of Innovation in Printmaking

Date: 
Saturday, January 11, 2020 - 1:00pm to Sunday, April 12, 2020 - 5:00pm
Wassily Kandinsky, Untitled, 1929, lithograph on paper, numbered 21/150, Purchase, George Taylor Richardson Memorial Fund, 1970 (13-110)

Printmaking is essentially a linear medium. How, then, to achieve the tonal richness of painting? Quest for Colour explores the inventive techniques through which printmakers from Albrecht Dürer to Andy Warhol have sought to answer this challenge.

 

Curated by students in the Art History Program at Queen’s University, with Professor Stephanie Dickey, Bader Chair in Northern Baroque Art.

 

Read more at agnes.queensu.ca.

Location: 
Agnes Etherington Art Centre
  • Kingston
  • The Great Waterway
  • KEDCO
  • Tourism Kingston
  • Ontario Heritage Trust