KOICHI YAMAMOTO

written by Judith Taylor Working with multiple engraved plexiglass plates, the artist layered elements to project a sense of animation and imagination.  Koichi Yamamoto merges the traditional and contemporary, creating innovative approaches to the language of printmaking. In Aspect Ratio, his current installation at Gallery Shoal Creek, the master printmaker, internationally known for his complex engravings, turns his focus to … Continue reading KOICHI YAMAMOTO

SENSE OF HOME

The Art of Richard Stout written by Judith Taylor In August, the nation watched as hurricane forces brought devastation to the Gulf Coast. As Hurricane Harvey made landfall, I received an advance release of Sense of Home / The Art of Richard Stout, published by Texas A&M Press. Home, for Stout, is the southeast coastal region hit by Harvey. … Continue reading SENSE OF HOME

FLATBED at 25

Katherine Brimberry and Mark L. Smith by Judith Taylor Released this month, Flatbed Press at 25, published by the University of Texas Press, is described as “a visual feast for connoisseurs of contemporary printmaking.” Indeed, a visual feast it is. Beautifully illustrated, the book chronicles the 25-year history of collaboration and printmaking by the highly … Continue reading FLATBED at 25