Hey, you The next CPG meeting is right around the corner and it’s going to be something different but pretty damn cool… May CPG meeting will be held at the Chicago Design Museum Wednesday May 6. 7pm doors, meeting starts at 7:30pm Before and after the meeting CPG member will get a chance to check […]

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Kyle Baker

03/23/2015 News

Studio Available at Baker Prints! $485 / 200ft2

Screen printer’s dream studio with great equipment in supercool creative building/community! All inclusive, free parking, safe ‘hood! – $485/month for 200+ft2 (Northcenter, 4045 N Rockwell St., Chicago IL 60618). Email Kate at Baker Prints is a small design studio and silkscreen print shop specializing in gig posters and art prints. Inside our 2,000+ square-foot […]

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Nadine Nakanishi

03/03/2015 News

March CPG Meeting at Baker Prints

The next CPG meeting is scheduled for this Wednesday, March 4th at Baker Prints (print shop of Kyle Baker) Location: 4045 N. Rockwell (just north of Irving Park) Time: Doors at 7, meeting at 7:30, then tour of Kyle’s fairly newly renovated shop and studio spaces. Kyle Baker ○ Baker Prints ○ 847.420.3412   […]

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Angee Lennard

02/10/2015 News

Improvised Music Series: Ten x Ten 2015 Working Performance

The long-running Improvised Music Series from Elastic Arts makes a guest appearance at Constellation as part of Ten x Ten 2015’s eight-month production pairing ten musicians with ten visual artists to create collaborative recordings and fine art prints. The Improvised Music Series: Working Performance is a rare opportunity for the public to witness the creative and collaborative process as it happens. […]

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Meredith R Winer

02/04/2015 News

Windmill operator position available in Skokie

I’m posting this on behalf of a friend. I’ve not been to their shop, but I know it’s a multi-generational family business. And the benefits sound good. Feel free to spread the word. But please contact THEM (not me) for more info. Thx —— Love Paper? Die cuts, foil stamping, letterpress? We are a family-owned […]

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Nadine Nakanishi

01/23/2015 News

Ryan Duggan’s Poster Show at Rational Park

  January 23 – January 24 6:00pm to 10:00pm in CST At: Rational Park, 2557 W North Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60647 The year-long Print of the Week series is coming to an end! The last print (POTW #52) will make its debut at this opening on Friday, January 23rd. All 52 prints from the series […]

Simultaneous: Seripop & Sonnenzimmer – Exhibit at the Center for Book and Paper Arts

Simultaneous: Seripop & Sonnenzimmer February 12 – April 11, 2015 Reception: February 12, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Guided gallery tour: February 12 Chicago-based Sonnenzimmer (Nick Butcher and Nadine Nakanishi) and Montréal-based Seripop (Yannick Desranleau and Chloe Lum) have independently, but in a rich dialogue, developed bodies of screen-printed work that investigate the relationship between […]

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Nadine Nakanishi

01/13/2015 News

Chicago Printers Guild Meeting, January 2015

Next CPG meeting is going to be held at the Chicago Printmakers Collaborative on January 14. Doors at 7, meeting at 7:30. Deborah has arranged to have Aaron Coleman, a printmaking professor at NIU,  to talk about the mezzotint process and to share a collection of mezzotint prints. We will also be doing elections for […]

Alex Chitty + Unison

Hello CPGers! As a result of meeting Alex Chitty at this year’s CPG meeting in her studio, I have the exciting opportunity to curate a special project with Alex and Unison Home (where I work). The information for the opening of the project is below, and I’ve posted it to the CPG calendar. Hope to […]

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Angee Lennard

11/18/2014 News

PRINTS FROM PARADISE: A Holiday Shopping Getaway December 5th, 6-9 pm Spudnik Press Cooperative, a community printshop and crossroads of enthusiastic driven artists, is hosting their third annual holiday sale. This year the theme will be Prints from Paradise: A Holiday Shopping Getaway. On Friday December 5, 2014, Prints from Paradise will be showcasing items made by over […]