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September 1, 2016

From the EPI-Center: A Retrospective in Two Parts Celebrating 20 Years at the Experimental Printmaking Institute

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A Retrospective in Two Parts Celebrating 20 Years at EPI Part 1, 1996-2004 / September 1—October 7 Part 2, 2005-2016 / October 15—December 17 Since its founding in 1996, the Experimental Printmaking Institute (EPI) has passionately advocated for printmaking as an indispensable component of cultural and creative engagement. Combining traditional printmaking techniques with experimental approaches, EPI is committed to […]

February 17, 2011

Hands-on Art: Experimental Printmaking Institute Provides a Workshop Where Students Work with World-Renowned Artists

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Lafayette’s Experimental Printmaking Institute (EPI) was established in 1996 to promote research and experimentation within the print medium. Since its inception, the EPI visiting artist and artist-in-residence programs have introduced students to over 80 artists from diverse cultural and social backgrounds. Visiting artists, such as Richard Anuszkiewicz, David C. Driskell, Melvin Edwards, Sam Gilliam, Grace […]

February 17, 2011

Experimental Printmaking Institute: Places, Prints, Hosts, and Helps Over Summer Break

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EASTON, P.A. – As summer draws to a close, EPI ushers in a wealth of achievements from May to  August 2010. The non-profit art institute had not a moment of rest during its campus break at Lafayette College. Prints placed in permanent collection at the Cornell Fine Arts Museum include a recently-printed edition by Chakia […]

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February 17, 2011

Artist Faith Ringgold to Produce Benefit Print for Haiti

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EASTON, Pa. Feb. 18, 2010—Lafayette College Honorary Degree Recipient Faith Ringgold will produce a print through the Experimental Printmaking Institute. Three art students will be working with Director of EPI Curlee Raven Holton to produce approximately 200 prints. The original print sold for $5,000 but the prints produced through EPI will be sold for $150 […]

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February 17, 2011

Experimental Printmaking Institute’s Ink Club Hosts Holiday Sale Event

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EASTON, Pa. November 19, 2009—The Experimental Printmaking Institute’s Ink Club will host a holiday sale, stretching three weekends long to create the holiday event of the season. Cookies, decorations, and music will accompany the show and sale in December (3 & 4, 10 & 11, and 17 & 18 from 3-5:30 p.m.). Select prints from […]

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February 17, 2011

Experimental Printmaking Institute seeks support with new “Ink Club”

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EASTON, Pa. October 27, 2009- The Experimental Printmaking Institute (EPI) has started a new program for its supporters, called “The Ink Club,” headed by alum Sara Smith-Katz ’07 and research and documentation intern Mildred Gonzalez ‘11. Because EPI is a non-profit organization, it relies on support from art enthusiasts and others to keep it running. […]

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February 17, 2011

Faith Ringgold Prints on Exhibition at New Door Creative

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BALTIMORE, Md., Oct. 14, 2009—Renowned African American artist Faith Ringgold’s prints will be on view at the New Door Creative Gallery in Baltimore Oct. 24-25. Her new series of serigraphs, created through the Experimental Printmaking Institute (EPI) in Easton, Pa., shows a historic representation of the Declaration of Independence through the perspective of an African […]

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February 17, 2011

Experimental Printmaking Institute Hires First Student Interns for Marketing Campaign

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EASTON, Pa., Sept. 16, 2009—The director of EPI, master printmaker/professor Curlee Raven Holton, has hired business, research and documentation, and public relations interns to direct a marketing campaign to position EPI in front of the art world. These interns, though under supervision of Holton, operate as independent young professionals charged with developing and enhancing relationships […]

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February 17, 2011

Leading Authority, Renowned Artist, and Collector Supports EPI

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—Dr. David C. Driskell offers thoughts on EPI’s role in the art world— EASTON, Pa., Sept. 16, 2009—Dr. David C. Driskell spoke with EPI’s director Curlee Raven Holton, praising EPI and expressing interest in it playing a pivitol role in the future of the print. Driskell is a leading authority on African American art, having […]

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February 17, 2011

German Innovator Bodo Korsig Returns to EPI’S Artist-in-Residence Program

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EASTON, Pa.—German artist Bodo Korsig will return to Lafayette on Tuesday March, 23. Korsig was part of a joint artist-in-residence program between Lafayette’s Max Kade German Center and the Experimental Printmaking Institute in 2003. He will be giving a talk at the Williams Center for the Arts at noon on Tuesday. Korsig spent his time […]