Friday, August 1, 2014-Thursday, September 25, 2014
Open Reception: Saturday, September 13, 6 – 8pm
Tom Christison is an enthusiastic printmaker who has spent many years studying and teaching printmaking, mainly lithography and monotype. He has taught printmaking and drawing classes or given print workshops at a number of institutions of higher learning including: McNeese State University, Ohio University, The University of Tennessee- Knoxville, The University of Iowa and most recently Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He maintains a private print workshop, Sandhill Press in Iowa City, Iowa where all of his investigations into printmaking take place. Christison’s recent works are print collages, layers of construction material, decayed to expose what appear to be previous generations of cultural decor or icon. Christison’s work is included in many prominent national and international collections.