Tag Archives: printmaking

Museum removes copyright restrictions from 10,000+ images

The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore USA  has removed copyright restrictions from more than 10,000 images of works in its collections.  These  images are now licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0) The objects in the internationally renowned collection … Continue reading

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Nigel Oxley: Commercial Road Library exhibition

The Cheerful Blush  15 April – 4 May 2012 An exhibition of exquisite small-scale prints by Nigel Oxley, a lecturer in printmaking at The Cass.   It includes ‘The Swing’,  a series of aquatints inspired by cherry blossom,  coinciding with the … Continue reading

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Whistler: etchings magnified

Glasgow University has launched The Whistler Etching Project. This online  Catalogue Raisonné  explores over 490 etchings by James McNeill Whistler . Powerful zooming tools enable  a examination of every detail of the etching process; plate edges, cross-hatching, open-bites. Whistler’s  draughtmanship, … Continue reading

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Read about LondonMet academics 2: Nigel Oxley

Nigel Oxley is an internationally-renowned guru of intaglio printmaking processes. He shares his expertise with students of The Cass working in the creative maelstrom of the printmaking workshop at Commercial Road. Nigel’s ground-breaking book on colour etching is available to … Continue reading

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