Hope is the Thing with Feathers (The Little Bird)

Printmaking Pop-Up

The Ames Family Atrium

Saturday, May 21, 12:00–4:00 p.m.  

Learn about Relief Printing, with Zygote Press and Grace Wen on the Zygote Mobile Art Press 

Grace Wen is a printmaker based in Cleveland, Ohio. Working primarily in relief, she has been printing at Zygote Press for nearly ten years. A graduate of the University of California, Davis, her work has been shown in New York City, Los Angeles, Phoenix, and in various locations across Northeast Ohio, including moCa Cleveland, YARDS Projects at Worthington Yards, the Galleries at CSU, and Waterloo Arts. She was the co-manager of Satellite Gallery, an installation-focused public art space in the Waterloo Arts District, where she curated shows of installation artwork on both the interior and exterior of the building. She has participated in the SPACES Monster Drawing Rally and collaborated with Maelstrom Collaborative Arts on The Wandering, an immersive, interactive performance piece. 

Zygote Press is an established, nonprofit community printmaking studio, gallery, archive, and education center that supports artists through residency programs, studio access, and artistic development in a collaborative environment open to all. 

All education programs at the Cleveland Museum of Art are underwritten by the CMA Fund for Education. Generous annual support is provided by Gail Bowen in memory of Richard L. Bowen, Cynthia and Dale Brogan, Mr. and Mrs. Walter R. Chapman Jr., the Jeffery Wallace Ellis Trust in memory of Lloyd H. Ellis Jr., the Sam J. Frankino Foundation, Florence Kahane Goodman, Janice Hammond and Edward Hemmelgarn, Eva and Rudolf Linnebach, Pamela Mascio, Sally and Larry Sears, the Thompson Family Foundation, and the Womens Council of the Cleveland Museum of Art.