April 5, 2017

Jase Clark

Jase Clark is a Pennsylvania-based artist working primarily in printmaking and mixed media. His work has been featured in both solo and group exhibitions nationally and internationally, at venues including the Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA; Art Jazz gallery, Philadelphia, PA; Lagrange Art Museum, LaGrange, GA; the Sophia Wanamaker Galleries, San Jose City, Costa Rica; and Liu Haisu Art Museum, Shanghai, China, among others.

Clark has an MFA from William Paterson University in New Jersey in printmaking and mixed media. He earned his BFA at Kutztown University in Pennsylvania in printmaking in 2005. Over the past 11 years he has worked at the Experimental Printmaking Institute (EPI) at Lafayette College as Master Printmaker and has collaborated with an exceptional roster of artists from the US and abroad. Clark has collaborated and produced editions with more then forty artists including: Sam Gilliam, Faith Ringgold, William T. Williams, Chakaia Booker, Radcliffe Bailey, Willie Cole, and many more. Many of these prints went on to be acquired by museums, private collections, private businesses and corporations. In addition to his work as Master Printmaker, Clark also teaches introductory and intermediate printmaking courses at Lafayette College, and the Printmaking Center of New Jersey.

Student Deirdre Maher watches as Jase Clark creates a print at the Experimental Printmaking Institute.