You are invited to the Opening Reception for the exhibit
FIT TO PRINT
Thursday, March 30th
Begins at 6:30PM
Open to the public
Cash bar until 11:00PM
To kick-off the MoCCA Arts Festival, the Society invites you to attend an Opening Reception for the exhibit FIT TO PRINT!
Society of Illustrators
128 East 63 Street, New York, NY
About the exhibit:
Fit to Print, curated by Alexandra Zsigmond, brings together a selection of art and editorial illustrations created by 17 graduates of the Haute école des arts du Rhin (H.E.A.R.) in Strasbourg, one of the preeminent art schools in France. First presented at the Tomi Ungerer Museum in Strasbourg from January-April 2016, the exhibition debuts in New York in two parts – one at the Society of Illustrators, and another at The New York Times. Learn more…
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Visit the artists at booth # F213 and F214 MoCCA Arts Festival, held on April 1 and 2 at Metropolitan West.
Select artists will also be featured in a panel discussion on April 1st at Ink48.
3:30PM / in the Garamond Room
Fit to Print: French Artists in The New York Times
Art director Alexandra Zsigmond searches widely for artists to commission as illustrators for The New York Times. Over the past several years, she has worked with many artists who graduated from the Haute école des arts du Rhin (HEAR), an art school in Strasbourg, France. She will speak with artists including Lucie Larousse, Mayumi Otero, Eugène Riousse, Simon Roussin, and Raphael Urwiller to discuss their unique work, the influence of Strasbourg, and how they collaborate to produce work for The New York Times. Learn more…