things to do: Explore the modern renaissance of printmaking as an art form | Culture & Leisure


From January 2 to April 25, the Phoenix Art Museum will present a new selection of long-term loans in the exhibition Out of print: 19th and 20th Century Engraving Innovations from the Phoenix Art Museum Collection and the Schorr Collection.

Robert Rauschenberg, Characteristics (of Currents) 76, 1970. Serigraph. Collection of the Phoenix Art Museum, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alvin N. Haas. © Robert Rauschenberg Foundation.


David Bekker; Peasant in town; 20th century; engraving; Sheet: 11 3/8 x 9 1/8 in. (28.9 x 23.2 cm) Image: 5 3/4 x 3 7/8 in. (14.6 x 9.8 cm); Collection of the Phoenix Art Museum, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Louis Rosenthal

Showcasing more than 50 individual works spanning 200 years of European and American artists, the exhibition will feature some of the most revered names in art history, including Paul Cézanne, Edvard munch, Paul Klee, Louise Nevelson, Robert rauschenberg, and many more.

Exhausted includes UK long term loans Schorr collection, collected by collectors Hannah and David Lewis, which has already loaned a number of Old Master paintings to the Museum starting in 2017. The exhibition will also feature works from the Museum’s American and European art collections to reveal the renaissance of printmaking in the 19th century as a art form, while highlighting the important contributions and role of women artists in this history.

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