SVM, S.V. Medaris Fine Art
2011 Exhibit & Event Schedule
JAN 7, 2012: CALACAS, La Calaca Press Intnt'l Print Exchange
International, invitational

20 countries - 150 Printmakers See more at La Calaca Press
Lauderhill Arts Center, 5450 NW 19th St, Lauderhill, FL

Opening Reception: January 7, 2012, 6-9pm

JAN 27, 2012 - MAR 10, 2012: New Prints 2011/Autumn (Touring Exhibit)
International, juried

New Prints 2011/Autumn will tour to the Visual Arts Center at University of Texas/Austin from January 27 through March 10, 2012 as part of the Print Convergence Program, initiated at the University in 2010. The tour is organized through IPCNY's Exhibitions Touring Program.

Visual Arts Center, University of Texas/Austin

2011 Exhibits
JAN 21 - 22, 2011:
Bioneers Conference

Southern Wisconsin's rural landscapes, farms and livestock in oils, pastels, prints and sculpture

American Family Campus
6000 American Parkway, Madison, WI

FEB 2 - FEB 28:
The Beast in Me

Curated by Trent Miller and J.L. Conrad

Central Madison Public Library
201 W. Mifflin St, Madison, WI

Opening Reception: Wed, Feb 9, 5 - 7:30pm

FEB 22 - MAR 25:
Buckilibrium at SGC International
Juried show

University of Wisconsin printmaking faculty, alumni and students exhibit as part of the SGC International Conference in St. Louis.

Gallery of Art, St. Louis Community College - Forest Park, 5600 Oakland Ave

Reception: March 17, 6-8pm

MAR 16 - 19:
MIMB II at SGC International
Juried show

Monumental in Miniature Books II. Exhibit as part of the SGC International Conference in St. Louis.

See: SGC International for location and times.

MAR 1 - APR 10:
25th Annual Art Show at the Dog Show
Juried show

A National Juried Fine Arts Competition Dedicated to Canine Art

The Foyer Gallery (March 1 through April 6),
Century II Convention Center, 225 West Douglas, Wichita, Kansas (8 am to 5 pm, M-F)

CityArts Gallery (March 1 through April 6)
334 North Mead Wichita, Kansas (9 am to 7 pm, M-F, Sat 10 am to 4 pm)

Art Show at the Dog Show (April 9-11),
Sunflower Cluster Dog Shows, Kansas Pavilions Wichita, Kansas

NOTE: Farm Breakfast and The Stalking of the Great White Pyrenees (Part I) have won 1st and 3rd place respectively in the Print category.

poster for Beastly Prints show
A Pattern of Processing solo show, opening reception: Saturday, May 7, 6-9p
MAR 4 - APR 17:
Animal Imagery
Group show

New work featuring contemporary animal imagery

Artisan Gallery in Paoli
6858 Paoli Road

Opening Reception: Friday, March 4, 5-9pm

MAY 7 - 12: A Pattern of Processing
Solo show

New work by S.V. Medaris

Gallery hours 9-5, Sunday-Thursday (May 8-12)
Art Lofts Gallery
111 N. Frances Street Madison, WI

Opening Reception: Saturday, May 7, 6-9pm

JUN 1:

Book Event for CLUCK: From Jungle Fowl to City Chicks

S.V. Medaris-Artist, Susan Troller-Author

A book event will be held with artist Sue Medaris and author Susan Troller WED, June 1 from 6 - 7 pm in the Wisconsin Studio. Animal lovers and art enthusiasts will enjoy the talk. Books and cards will be available for sale.

Overture Center's Wisconsin Studio
201 State St., Madison, WI

Wednesday, June 1, 6pm

poster for Beastly Prints show
Limited Edition, sreen-printed, signed and numbered Beastly Prints show Poster (available for sale at the May 7 reception).
JUN 10 - 12:
5th Annual MHAAA Spring Art Tour

Mount Horeb Area Open Studios Event

WHERE: Mount Horeb Area, WI (maps here)

Hours: Friday - Sunday: 10-5 pm

Complete information, including maps at MHAAA Spring Art Tour.

S.V. Medaris' studio will have scheduled printing demos, prints (unframed and framed) and t-shirts for sale. Complete schedule for the studio is at Sue's Spring Art Tour page.

APR 11 - JUN 26:
Beastly Prints: Modern Interpretations of the Art of Bestiary
S.V. Medaris, Patrick Smyczek, and Briony Morrow-Cribbs

Three printmakers utilize their media to present a body of work that investigates current topics of human and animal interaction. The prints of Sue Medaris, Patrick Smyczek, and Briony Morrow-Cribbs use animal imagery to share stories of real and fabled animals and comment on the complex relationship between man and beast.

Overture Center Gallery I
201 State St., Madison, WI

Opening Reception: Gallery Night! May 6, 6-8pm

JUN 26 - AUG 7:
Wisconsin Artists Biennial
Juried show

95 works by 83 artists were chosen from over 400 individual entries this year, by juror, Ellen Lanyon

Anderson Arts Center
121 Sixty-Sixth Street
Kenosha, WI 53143
Phone: (262) 653-0481

Reception: June 26, 1:30 - 4 p.m.
Announcement of Awards: 2:30 p.m.

Join DCHS in welcoming Sue Medaris for a talk about the life (and artwork) of raising chickens, peafowl, turkeys and more on her farm in the Driftless Area of Southern Wisconsin. Funds riased at this event support efforts to build a coop for the homeless chickens in DCHS's care. Door prizes, drawing for 3 hard-cover CLUCK books, live auction of an original print by S.V. Medaris, and more!!

Dane County Humane Society
5132 Voges Rd,
Madison, WI 53718-6941
Phone: (608) 838-04130
Contact : Jan Viney:

AUG 29 - SEP 27:
Common Ground

River Arts Center
105 9th St, Prairie du Sac, WI 53578

Opening reception: Wednesday, August 31, 5-7pm

JUL 11 - SEP 2:
Culture and Agriculture
Juried show

Culture & Agriculture continues to inspire visitors to the gallery. This annual, juried exhibition offers a wide variety of technique, media, process and subject matter, all relating to agriculture. Artists from across the United States share their unique and thoughtful interpretations of this simple rural theme.

New Visions Gallery
Marshfield, WI
Phone: (715) 387-5562

Reception: Tuesday, July 12, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

SEP 27 - 30: Impact 7
International Multi-Disciplinary Printmaking Conference

IMPACT 7: Intersections & Counterpoints will focus on the multiple identity of the print, exploring the cross-disciplinary nature of printmedia internationally and in the context of the Asia-Pacific region.

Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

SEP 10 - NOV 13:
Birds in Art
International, juried

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum
700 North Twelfth St, Wausau, WI

Public Opening: Saturday, September 10
More info and photos at the Wood Wanderings blog

NOV, DEC, JAN: CALACAS, La Calaca Press Intnt'l Print Exchange
International, invitational

20 countries - 150 Printmakers See more at La Calaca Press

January: Lauderhill Arts Center, 5450 NW 19th St, Lauderhill, FL
Opening Reception: January 7, 2012, 6-9pm

November 5-30, 2011: Expressions Graphics, Oak Park, IL
Opening Reception: November 5, 2011, 6-9pm

November 2-16, 2011: Fundacíon Casa de los Tres Mundos, Antigua Casa de los Leones, Granada, Nicaragua.
Opening Reception: November 2, 2011, 7pm

October 7 - 28, 2011: Art House Studios 1009 Laurel Ave. McAllen, Texas, USA
Opening Reception: October 7, 2011, 6-10pm

NOV 3, 2011- JAN 7, 2012: IPCNY presents New Prints 2011/Autumn
International, juried

International Print Center New York presents New Prints 2011/Autumn, on view November 3, 2011 - January 7, 2012 in its gallery at 508 West 26th Street, Room 5A. The show consists of sixty-seven prints by fifty-one emerging to established artists, selected from a pool of over 2,500 submissions. The Exhibition will coincide with New York Print Week, and will feature an extended opening reception from 6 to 9pm on November 3rd, and will also be open for extended hours on Sunday, November 6, 11-6pm. Curatorial Essay (pdf)

International Print Center NY
508 West 26th Street, Room 5A
New York, NY 10001
(212) 989-5090

Opening Reception: Thu, Nov 3, 6 - 9pm

DEC 3, 2011 - JAN 20, 2013:
Birds in Art 2011 (Touring Exhibit)
International, juried

Dec 3, 2011 - Jan 8, 2012: Rolling Hills Wildlife Adventure, Salina, Kansas
Jan 28 - Ap 22, 2012: Brookgreen Gardens, Pawleys Island, South Carolina
May 25 - Jul 28, 2012: Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Aug 18 - Oct 28, 2012: Loveland Museum/Gallery, Loveland, Colorado
Nov 17, 2012 - Jan 20, 2013: University of Alaska/Anchorage, Anchorage, AK



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