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Members of
                  the Fall semester 2018 Team at NEW
Fall 2018 NEW Team members
(first row)
Sarah Smelser, Professor of Art
Veda Rives Aukerman, Interim Director and Master Printer

Morgan Price, Assistant Professor of Art
(second row) Halie Hugenberg, undergraduate student BFA/Art Education

Molly Markow
, MFA Graduate Student in Printmaking

Felicia Cannon
, MFA Graduate Student in Printmaking
Heather Long, undergraduate student in Graphic Design and Lithography
Erika Shiba,
MFA Graduate Student in Printmaking
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Normal Editions Workshop (NEW)

NEW is a non-profit, professional, collaborative print research and publishing workshop
within the
School of Art at Illinois State University

3 team
                          members mixing ink around the ink slab for Amy
                          Cousin's project 3 other
                          team members mixing more ink for Amy Cousin's

a rainbow of 10 colors of ink for Amy
                  Counsin's project including fuchia, bright pink,
                  coral, peach, goldenrod, acid yellow-green, granny
                  smith apple green, teal, cobalt blue, and purple

NEW's mission:
  Publishing original fine art limited edition prints with collaborative teams
of students, staff, and visiting artists in a professional print research facility
to create new works of art, educate, and expand appreciation of printmaking media.

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  2018 NEW Newsletter

NEW's listing on
Art in America
Guide to Museums, Galleries, and Artists

Current Projects:
Jaimie Warren
Daniel Baird
Brian Franklin
Matthew Day Perez

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Current and Upcoming Events:
Spring 2019:

Public Lecture: Salvador Jiménez-Flores
April 8th, noon, CVA room 133

Collaborations with
Salvador Jiménez-Flores
Jaimie Warren
Brian Franklin: edition printing
Daniel Baird: edition printing

Brian Franklin: edition printing

Fall 2019:
35th Annual
Printmakers’ Exhibition and Sale

Friday, December 6th, 2019
Preview on Thursday, December 5th
CVA 123 (Intaglio Studio)

join us next year for this great event showcasing hundreds of original prints by Illinois State University students, faculty, staff, alumni, and visiting artists

Recent NEW Publications available for purchase
Amy Cousins
Reuben Lorch-Miller Tyler Lotz
Josefina Muñoz John Himmelfarb
Melissa Oresky Jason Walker
Maritza Dávila Stephanie Liner
Laura Splan Stephen Lacy
Lorraine Shemesh Olivia Valentine
Marquise Gibbs and
                Heather Long mixing ink colors
Marquise Gibbs-Visiting Artist and Heather Long mixing ink colors
Matthew Day Perez with
Alissa Palmer, Matthew Day Perez-Visiting Artist,
and John Perry review drawings on mylar
 for collaborative print project
Reuben Lorch Miller
                and Natalie Troyer mixing ink
Reuben Lorch-Miller -Visiting Artist and
 Natalie Troyer mixing ink for color trial proofing
Josefina Munoz
                reviewing proofs
Josefina Muñoz - Visiting Artist reviewing color trial proofs
reviewing prints
Melissa Oresky reviews proofs
during a monotype session
John Himmelfarb
John Himmelfarb-Visiting Artist drawing with
 Stabilo pencils on Velvet Tone Mylar
                  Artists, Jason Walker, with Morgan Price and Veda
Jason Walker-Visiting Artist, with selected
 impression, Morgan Price, & Veda Rives
Maritza Davila
                  signing the "Right to Print" impression with
                  Veda Rives
Maritza Dávila-Visiting Artist, signing the
"Right to Print" proof with Veda Rives
Amanda Smith
                  mixing ink for Stephanie Liner, Visiting Artist
Amanda Smith mixing ink for
Stephanie Liner-Visiting Artist
Laura Splan,
                  Visiting Artist, watches the photo-litho plate
                  development process Morgan Price and Veda Rives
Laura Splan-Visiting Artist, views photolitho
 process with Morgan Price & Veda Rives
printing blue ink on Academy Records project
Cara Kerchner sponges for the blue
print run with Veda Rives at the roller
revealing the printed image
Veda Rives reveals the image with
printing assistant, Sam Buchanan
working at the
Sarah Smelser & Veda Rives at the press
during a proofing session
                  various proofs
Lorraine Shemesh-Visiting Artist, Sarah,
Veda, & Morgan review proofs
sponging the plate
Morgan Price sponges the plate before
 Veda Rives rolls ink for edition printing
                  valentine collaboration discussion at the press
Olivia Valentine-Visiting Artist, Chris Hagen & Veda Rives review proofs
All artwork on this website is protected by copyright laws. It may not be copied or reproduced photographically, electronically, or by any other means without the expressed written permission of the artist and/or the publisher of the artwork.
This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency Logo for the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency 
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