Wednesday 9th October.                    (Please note the parking info on the travel page).

4.00 – 6pm.
Packet pick up for Preregistered attendees and Exchange Portfolio Drop Off. Pre-Ordered Trax Tickets. Art & Art History Building, University of Utah Campus.

5.30 – 830pm.
Reception (Catered). PaperWest – National Works on Paper Juried Exhibition. Gittins Gallery, Art & Art History Building, University of Utah Campus.


Thursday 10th October.

745 – 8.45am.
Packet pick up for Preregistered attendees and Exchange Portfolio Drop Off. Pre-Ordered Trax Tickets. Art & Art History Building, University of Utah Campus.

9.00am.
Introductions. Katherine W. and Ezekiel R. Dumke Auditorium, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, University of Utah Campus.

9.15 – 10.15am.
Keynote: Amy Irvine. https://www.amyirvine.com/. Katherine W. and Ezekiel R. Dumke Auditorium, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, University of Utah Campus.

10.15 – 10.40am.
Coffee/Tea and Snacks. Gittins Gallery, Art & Art History Building, University of Utah Campus.
Registration. In Foyer near Art Office, Room 161 (near Gittins Gallery).

10.40 – 12.40pm.
Open Portfolio. Room 273. Art & Art History Building, University of Utah Campus.

12.40 – 2.00pm.
Lunch. Pre-ordered Sandwiches. Pick up in Gittins Gallery, Art & Art History Building, University of Utah Campus. The Utah Museum of Fine Arts and the Student Union building have food facilities.

2.00 – 3.25pm.
Panel: Print as object, object as matrix, and the symbiotic collaborative relationship of the simultaneity of meaning and experience. Chair: Kristin Sarette. Judith Baumann and Mary Claire Becker. Room 158. Art Building.

2.00 – 3.25pm.
Demo: Best on a Letterpress: Type, Texture, Trash, and Take-Aways. Crane Giamo, Marnie Powers-Torrey and Amy Thompson. Book Arts Studio, 4th Floor, Marriott Library.

3.25 – 3.45pm.
Break.

3.45 – 5.10pm.
Panel: Exploring Print. Madeline Mackay, Abraham McCowan, and Yoshiko Shimino.

Room 158. Art Building.

3.45 – 5.10pm.
Demo: Screenprint Monoprints.  Christa Carlton. Room 252, Art and Art History Building.

5.30pm 
Shuttle pick for Downtown Gallery receptions.  Pick-up outside Art & Art History Building, University of Utah Campus. Signs will be posted. The shuttles will not be coming back to the Art Building. See the separate schedule for the shuttles. Each of the three shuttles goes a different route.

** You are free to drive and there is good parking at Saltgrass Printmakers, Salt Lake Community College and Art Access Gallery. There is paid parking at the Main City Library either on the side or underneath (access on 4th south north side, going east). The Downtown Co-oporative Gallery have street parking, possibly limited. Maps will be online and in the Symposium booklet.


Friday 11th October.

9.00am.
Introductions. Katherine W. and Ezekiel R. Dumke Auditorium, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, University of Utah Campus.

9.15 – 10.15am.
Keynote: Shaye Remba. https://mixografia.com/. Katherine W. and Ezekiel R. Dumke Auditorium, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, University of Utah Campus.

10.15 – 10.45am.
Coffee/Tea and Snacks. Gittins Gallery, Art & Art History Building, University of Utah Campus.
Registration. In Foyer near Art Office, Room 161 (near Gittins Gallery).

10.45 – 12.10pm.
Panel: Transposing Pedagogies. Chairs: Amy Nack and Jill Annie-Margaret. With Ameerah Bader. Room 158. Art Building.

10.45 – 12.10pm.
Demo: Viscosity Printing. Candace Garlock. Room 252, Art and Art History Building.

12.10 – 1.50pm.
Lunch. Pre-ordered Sandwiches. Pick up in Gittins Gallery, Art & Art History Building, University of Utah Campus. The Marriott Library, The Utah Museum of Fine Arts and the Student Union building have food facilities.

12.10 – 1.50pm.
Exchange Portfolio pick-up. Gittins Gallery, Art & Art History Building, University of Utah Campus.

1.50 – 3.20pm.
Nick Satinover and Ry MaCullough.
Broadcast Project.
Room 158. Art Building.

1.50 – 3.20pm.
Setting Up Shop After School ~ An informal Q&A on post academia printmaker survival and thrives strategies.
Based on student requests who attended the last Mid-America Print Conference in Laramie, Wyoming, we have organized a roundtable question and answer conversation with Judith Baumann, Crow’s Shadow, Pendleton, Oregon; Greg Santos from Art Gym, Denver, CO; Jilleun Jasperson, Press and Tell, Lehi, Utah; and Anna Hansen, Hex Press, Salt Lake City Utah; and Stefanie Dykes, Saltgrass Printmakers, Salt Lake City, UT.
We will share our experiences and talk about the advantages of joining a community press, setting a private studio, or applying for fellowships and residencies. 
After a brief intro from each person there will be a call for questions.

1.50 – 3.20pm.
Demo: Reuse, Recycle, Reuse. Lindi Shi and Lilla Szekely.
Room 252, Art and Art History Building.

3.20 – 3.40pm.
Break.

3.40 – 5.10pm.
Panel: Living In the Shadow of Thomas, Georgia and Albert. Chairs: Cerese Vaden and Mark Ritchie. Anne M. Hoff,  Brooke Steiger, Sara TabbertRoom 158. Art Building.

3.40 – 5.10pm.
Demo: Takin’ it to the Next Dimension: Letterpress for Sculptural Forms. Crane Giamo and Marnie Powers-Torrey. Book Arts Studio, 4th Floor, Marriott Library.

7.00 – 10.00pm.
Final Fling.
(Catered). Team Quiz Event (prizes). Rico’s, 545 W 700 S. Salt Lake City, Ut 84101. This will be in the rear of their building and there is ample free parking. This is the semi commercial older side of SLC and there are several brewpubs (all quite new) quite close by.

LATE NIGHT..
Copper Palate Press is a Printmaking Collective specializing in Fine Art prints on paper and commercial apparel printing. They will be hosting an open studio Friday October 11th.

From 8:00 – 11:00pm. Located at 160 east. 200 south. (Down the alley next to FICE). Stop by and check out work they’ve printed from the past ten years. Refreshments provided.
https://www.facebook.com/copperpalatepress/
https://www.instagram.com/copperpalatepress/


Saturday 12th October.    Not part of the Symposium.

10am. RMPA Board meeting.

Alt Press Festival at the Main Library, Salt Lake City.  This includes Steamroller Printing.
https://events.slcpl.org/event/1815651

Utah Museum of Contemporary Art.
Several Exhibitions including: “Abstraction is just a dirty word., but i use it”
https://www.utahmoca.org/exhibitions

Wasatch Studio Tour
https://www.wasatchstudiotour.com/