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Botanical Prints by CCP Artists at the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion

A new exhibition entitled, Full Bloom: The Artist’s View on Gilded Age Botanicals, a collaboration between Center for Contemporary Printmaking and the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum, will open at the Mansion on April 9.

Eve Stockton, Bloom Variation 1, Woodcut

Eve Stockton, Bloom Variation 1, Woodcut

This exhibition explores the beauty and relevance of botanical art, through the medium of printmaking, in connection with the newly refurbished Conservatory at the Mansion. Curated by Trustee Gail Ingis, this exhibition includes renowned printmakers and members of CCP, Margot Rocklen, Betty Ball, Jane Cooper, Deidre de Waal, Sheila Fane, Sally Frank, Cynthia MacCollum, Joan Potkay, Eve Stockton and Ruth Kalla Ungerer. The works included cover a variety of techniques including: etching, monotype, intaglio, woodblock, and solarplate, to name a few.

The exhibition will run through May 3, 2015, at the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum, with an Opening Reception on April 9, 2015, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. The Opening Reception is free. General Admission April 9 through May 3, 12-4 p.m.: $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, $6 8-18.

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Janet Serra