Wednesday 3/15/2017

Opening of the conference

Loews Hotel - Wednesday
Event Coordinator(s) Location Time
Registration, Exchange Prints, Meetings and Fair Setup
Registration Check in   Ellington Ballroom Atrium Wed. 12 pm - 5 pm
SGC International Executive Board Meeting   Boardroom Wed. 12 pm - 5 pm
Membership Exchange Print Drop-off   Ellington Ballroom Atrium Wed. 12 pm - 5 pm
Vendor/Publisher/Programs Fair setup   Overlook East & West Wed. 12 pm - 5 pm
The High Museum - Wednesday
Event Coordinator(s) Location Time
Tour and Welcoming Address
The High Museum Works on Paper Tour*   The High Museum Works on Paper Room Wed. 3 pm - 4 pm
Opening of the Conference: Welcome Address & Reception   The High Museum - Rich Auditorium Wed. 6 pm - 9 pm
* Ticketed event
Thursday 3/16/2017

In addition to the many events at the Loews hotel, Kennesaw State University hosts many events, including the keynote address, panel discussions, demonstrations, and special exhibitions.

Loews Hotel - Thursday
Event Coordinator(s) Location Time
Registration, Exchange Prints, Fairs and Meetings
Registration Check in   Ellington Ballroom Atrium Thu. 8 am - 5 pm
Membership Exchange Print Drop-off   Ellington Ballroom Atrium Thu. 8 am - 5 pm
Vendor/Publisher/Program Fair   Overlook East & West Thu. 9 am - 6 pm
Announcements   Ellington Ballroom Thu. 9 am - 9:30 am
Membership Meeting   Ellington Ballroom Thu. 10 am - 11:30 am
Panel Discussions
Intersecting Methods Matthew McLaughlin Ellington Ballroom Thu. 12 pm - 1:30 pm
The New Print Curator Nathan Meltz Ellington Ballroom Thu. 2 pm - 3:30 pm
Crossroads: Intersections and Interventions Susanna Crum Ellington Ballroom Thu. 4 pm - 5:30 pm
INKubators & Conference Paper Presentations
Spreading Out:
Travel in the Expanded World
Julia Kjelgaard
Linda Armstrong
Mercer G Thu. 12 pm - 1 pm
Preaching to the Choir:
Thoughts on Contemporary Printmaking,
A Raucous Discussion
Claudia Wilburn Mercer H Thu. 12 - 1 pm
Rolling Stone Press:
A Concise History of a Southern Institution
Hugh Merrill Mercer G Thu. 1:30 - 2:30 pm
Huddle Up:
Come One, Come All
Erin Zona
Breanne Trammell
Mercer H Thu. 1:30 - 2:30 pm
Printmaking & Gardening: Growing Together Rachel Singel Mercer G Thu. 3 - 4 pm
Coping with Assessment Hell Shelley Gipson Mercer H Thu. 3 - 4 pm
Mentoring and Themed Portfolios
Mentorship Sessions   Mercer I Thu. 12 - 5 pm
Themed Portfolio Exhibitions   Chastain, Dunwoody, Inman, Piedmont, Ravinia, Pittman, & Centennial Rooms Thu. 9 am - 7 pm
The High Museum - Thursday
Event Coordinator(s) Location Time
The High Museum Works on Paper Tour*   The High Museum Works on Paper Room Thu. 10:30 - 11:30 am
The High Museum Works on Paper Tour*   The High Museum Works on Paper Room Thu. 1 pm - 2 pm
* Ticketed event
Kennesaw State University - Thursday
Event People Location Time
Panel Discussions
Zuckerman Museum of Art Archives Justin Rabideau Prillaman Hall Indoor Plaza HS1001 Thu. 10:30 am - 12 pm
Publish or Perish Rich Gere Student Center Leadership Room 84 Thu. 10:30 pm - 12 pm
Artists of the African Diaspora: Printmaking Jerushia Graham Prillaman Hall Indoor Plaza HS1001 1:30 pm - 3 pm
Slinging Ink in the South Nicholas Silberg Student Center Leadership Room 84 Thu. 1:30 am - 3pm
Keynote Address
SGC International Printmaker Emeritus Awardee
Sydney Cross
  Bailey Performance Hall 624 Thu. 3 pm - 4 pm
Reception   Bailey Performance Hall 624 Thu. 4 pm - 5 pm
Demonstrations
Letterpress Margot Ecke Visual Arts Building Print Room 108 Thu. 10 - 12:30 pm
Printmaking and Ceramics Thomas Lucas Visual Arts Building Ceramics Room 005 Thu. 10 am - 12:30 pm
Hot Iron Printing Page Burch Parking Lot behind the Visual Arts Building Thu. 10 am - 2 pm
Poster Printing Amos Kennedy Visual Arts Building Hallway outside of Print Room 108 Thu. 10 am - 2 pm
Hydrographic (printing on 3D objects) Nicholas Dogwillo Visual Arts Building Drawing Room 102 Thu. 12 pm - 2:30 pm
Kitchen Litho Leah Kiczula Visual Arts Building Print Room 108 Thu. 12:30 pm- 3:00 pm
Exhibits
“Cherokee Indian Type” Jeff Marley, Frank Brannon and Western Carolina University students Visual Arts Building Thu. 8 am - 11 pm
“Amos Kennedy: Proceed and Be Bold” Amos Kennedy Visual Arts Building Thu. 8 am - 11 pm
“BAK Art Restoration Project: Encyclopedia Britannica” KSU Students and Printmaking Concentration Visual Arts Building Thu. 8 am - 11 pm
“American Print Alliance: Selections from Twenty years of American Print Alliance and Contemporary Impressions” American Print Alliance Visual Arts Building Thu. 8 am - 11 pm
“Soap Box I: For a Cleaner Environment” American Print Alliance Visual Arts Building Thu. 8 am - 11 pm
“Soap Box II: Prints, Politics & Democracy” American Print Alliance Visual Arts Building Thu. 8 am - 11 pm
“Print SPIN” KSU Students Visual Arts Building Thu. 8 am - 11 pm
“Cannonball Press and KSU Student Collaborative” Cannonball Press with KSU Students Visual Arts Building Thu. 8 am - 11 pm
“Murmuration: an interactive installation” April Flanders Social Science Building TBA
“Epic - Exhibit Excerpts from the SGCI Collection” Zuckerman Museum of Art Mortin Gallery, Zuckerman Museum of Art TBA
“Sydney Cross Professor Emeritus SGC International Retrospective” Sydney Cross Bailey Performing Arts Atrium TBA
Projects & Events

Print on the Green

  • "Print N'Fly with Berta Borukhova
  • Cannonballl Press & KSU student collaborative: omeless Awareness Printed 3D Graph
  • Drive By Press (DBP)
  • Passive Aggressive by Natalie Hudson
  • SideCar Press with Tony Desantis
  Campus Green Thu. 10 am - 4 pm

Tiny Press Round Up

  • Kennesaw Print Animation
  Student Center Rooms A/B/C/D/E 367 Thu. 10 am - 4 pm
Print-Your-Own-Adventure Bindery   Social Science Building Thu. 10 am - 4 pm
Museum, Archives, and Rare Books (MARB) "Show N'Tell"   2nd Floor Sturgis Library Thu. 10 am - 4 pm
Orpheus Brewery - Thursday
Event Coordinator(s) Location Time
Orpheus Brewery Print Party*   Orpheus Brewery Thu. 6 pm - 10 pm
Exhibition: Orpheus (Never Look Back):   Orpheus Brewery Thu. 6 pm - 10 pm
* Ticketed event; must be 21 years and older to consume alcoholic beverages
Thursday Night Art Openings
Event Coordinator(s) Location Time
A number of midtown and metro Atlanta galleries featuring prints will have openings on Thursday, March 16.      
Friday 3/17/2017

In addition to the many events at the Loews hotel, Georgia State University hosts artist talks, panel discussions, demonstrations, and special performances and exhibitions.

Loews hotel - Friday
Event Coordinator Location Time
Registration, Exchange Prints, Fairs, Announcements
Registration Check in   Ellington Ballroom Atrium Fri. 8 am - 5 pm
Membership Exchange Print Drop-off   Ellington Ballroom Atrium Fri. 8 am - 2 pm
Vendor/Publisher/Program Fair   Overlook East & West Fri. 9 am - 6 pm
Announcements   Ellington Ballroom Fri. 9 am - 9:30 am
Keynote Address
SGC International Lifetime Achievement Awardee - Sue Coe   Ellington Ballroom Fri. 9:30 am - 11 am
Panel Discussions
SGCI International Panel:
⌘+Shift+N- Strategies of Resistance in Times of Global Flux
  Salon A/B/C Fri. 11:30 am - 1 pm
SGCI Education Panel: Studio Operations   Salon A/B/C Fri. 1:30 pm - 3 pm
SGCI Student Panel: Nexus of Thought: Developing a Strong Conceptual Framework   Salon A/B/C Fri. 3:30 pm - 5 pm
INKubators & Conference Paper Presentations
Interdisciplinary Collaboration in Academia and Beyond Mariana Smith Mercer G Fri. 12 pm - 1 pm
Social Justice, Climate Advocacy and You Heidi Cody Mercer H Fri. 12 pm - 1 pm
Exploring the Middle Ground: Balancing Process and Idea in the Classroom Andrew Kozlowski Mercer G Fri. 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Venting about Ventilation, Ranting about Renovation Jason Scuilla Mercer H Fri. 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
SGCI 101   Mercer G Fri. 3 pm - 4 pm
SGCI Diversity Initiatives   Mercer H Fri. 3 pm - 4 pm
Mentoring and Themed Portfolios
Mentorship Sessions   Mercer I Fri. 11:30 am - 5:00 pm
Themed Portfolio Exhibitions   Chastain, Dunwoody, Inman, Piedmont, Ravinia, Pittman, & Centennial Rooms Fri. 9 am -7 pm
The High Museum - Friday
Event Coordinator(s) Location Time
The High Museum Works on Paper Tour*   The High Museum Works on Paper Room Fri. 10:30 - 11:30 am
The High Museum Works on Paper Tour*   The High Museum Works on Paper Room Fri. 1 pm - 2 pm
Friday Jazz Night at The High Museum   The High Museum Atrium Fri. 6 pm - 10 pm
* Ticketed event
Georgia State University - Friday
Event People Location Time
Artist Talks
The Madison Mafia:
Exhibition Curator Lecture & Tribute
to Madison Professor Emeritus, Warrington Colescott
  120 Speaker’s Auditorium Fri. 2 pm - 3:30 pm
Main Gallery Opening Reception   GSU Art and Humanities Building 1st floor Fri. 5:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Panel Discussions
The Junction of Politics and Collaboration Traci Molloy 120 Speaker’s Auditorium Fri. 12 pm - 1:30 pm
Post Graduation Printing Solutions: An Atlanta Case Study   110C Senate Salon Fri. 12 pm - 1:30 pm
Ghost Hunters: Studio Artists & Archival Research Erin Zona 110C Senate Salon Fri. 2 pm - 3:30 pm
Three Minutes to Midnight Blake Sanders 120 Speaker’s Auditorium Fri. 4 pm - 5:30 pm
Stop Collaborate & Listen Taryn McMahon 110C Senate Salon Fri. 4 pm - 5:30 pm
Demonstrations
Printing Large Viscosity Monotypes with a Small Brayer Robin Kanishiro Print Lab 4th Floor - Room 454 Fri. 12:30 am - 2:30 pm
Photo Carborundum Plate - Photo Screen and Monoprint Susan Rostow Print Lab 4th Floor - Room 454 Fri. 12:30 am - 2:30 pm

3D Printed Relief Plates

Phyllis and Victor Merriam 5th Floor Studio 1 - Room 552A Fri. 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Using Woodblocks for Monoprints Summer Ventis Fifth Floor Studio 2 - Room 552B Fri. 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Non-Toxic Intaglio Platemaking Techniques (Plexiglas, Dremel, Sand, etc.) Mizin Shin Print Lab 4th Floor - Room 454 Fri. 3 pm - 5 pm

Photo Carborundum Plate - Photo Screen and Monoprint

Susan Rostow Print Lab 4th Floor - Room 454 Fri. 3 pm - 5 pm
Encaustic Transfer of Toner Prints onto Silk Darian Golden Stahl 5th Floor Studio 1 - Room 552A Fri. 3 pm - 5 pm
“Traditional Relief Hand Printing”
(Woodcut, Watercolor and Rubbings)
Mumu Wang Fifth Floor Studio 2 - Room 552B Fri. 3 pm - 5 pm
Projects & Events
Atlanta Printmakers Studio presents: Print Big! 2017   Gilmer Street Southeast Fri. 11:30 am - 5 pm
Prints in the Park   Hurt Park Fri. 11 am - 5 pm
Tom Huck’s Evil Prints   Gilmer Street Southeast Fri. 11:30 am - 5 pm
Craig Dongoski's Hurt Park Demo and Performance   Hurt Park Fri. 12 pm- 4 pm
Exhibitions
“The Animals’ Vegan Manifesto” (Sue Coe)   (Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design Small Gallery - Art and Humanities Building 1st floor) Fri. 11 am - 7:30 pm
"The Madison Mafia: Prints by Influential Alumni of the University of Wisconsin”   (Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design Main Gallery - Art and Humanities Building 1st floor) Fri. 11 am - 7:30 pm
“The Madison Mafia Co-Curators Exhibition”
(Art Werger & Warrington Colescott)
  (Gallery 650, 6th floor of Art and Humanities Building) Fri. 11 am - 7:30 pm
“GSU Printmaking Students, Alumni and Faculty Exhibition”   (Student Center East, Student Center Gallery Lounge - Room 306 on the 3rd floor) Fri. 11 am - 7:30 pm
SGCI Portfolio (Orpheus Never Look Back)   (Student Center East, Speaker’s Auditorium Lobby) Fri. 11 am - 7:30 pm
Loews Hotel Bus Transportation: Last buses leave for the Loews (conference) Hotel from Georgia State University at 7:00 pm.
Friday Night Art Openings
Event Coordinator(s) Location Time
A number of downtown Atlanta galleries featuring prints will have openings on Friday, March 17.      
Saturday 3/18/2017

In addition to the many events at the Loews hotel, the Savannah College of Art and Design hosts panel discussions and demonstrations.

Loews hotel - Saturday
Event Coordinator Location Time
Registration, Exchange Prints, Fairs, Announcements
Registration Check in   Ellington Ballroom Atrium Sat. 8 am - noon
Membership Exchange Print Pickup   Ellington Ballroom Atrium Sat. 8 am - noon
Announcements   Ellington Ballroom Sat. 9 - 9:30 am

Awards Ceremony

  Ellington Ballroom Sat. 9:30 - 10:30 am
Member Print Exchange Exhibition   Chastain, Dunwoody, Inman, Piedmont, Ravinia, Pittman, & Centennial Rooms Sat. 10 am - 8 pm
Open Portfolio Sessions
Portfolio Session 1   Ellington Ballroom Sat. Sat. 4 pm - 5:10 pm

Portfolio Session 2

  Ellington Ballroom Sat. 5:25 pm - 6:35 pm
Portfolio Session 3   Ellington Ballroom Sat. 6:50 pm - 8:00 pm
Printmakers Ball

Printmakers Ball (with heavy appetizers, dessert, and cash bar)
Included on your registration! Starts as the Open Portfolio ends.
Photo Booth with zombie make-up area for "Thriller Dance"
Music by Little Tybee

  Overlook Ballroom Sat. 8 pm - 12 pm
Savannah College of Art & Design: Atlanta - Saturday
Event Coordinator Location Time
Artist Talks
TBD      
Panel Discussions

British Printmakers

  567C Sat. 10:30 am - 12 pm

Just Visiting

  567C Sat. 2 pm - 3:30 pm
Co-Terminus: Sculpture & Space Through Print   515C Sat. 10:30 am - 12 pm

Pulparazzi: Working on the Road

  515C Sat. 2 pm - 3:30 pm
Demonstrations

Mushing Lithography

Morgan Price 516 C Sat. 10 am - 12:30 pm

Foil Stamp Printing

Ana Golici and Robin Holder 516 C Sat. 1:30 pm - 4 pm
Multiple Print Imaging Techniques Robert Brown 517 C Sat. 10 am - 12:30 pm

Alcohol Marker Techniques

Deborah Oden 517 C Sat. 1:30 pm - 4 pm

Semographics III - monoprint demo

Tim High 550 C Sat. 10 am - 4 pm
PROJECTS AND EVENTS

TBA

     
EXHIBITIONS

TBA

     
Sunday 3/19/2017

Close of the conference

Loews hotel - SUNDAY
Event Coordinator Location Time
Meeting
SGC International Executive Board Meeting   Boardroom Sun. 9 am - 1 pm
Exhibitions
TBA