“By every account, this year’s Print Fair was our most successful to date,” said Michele Senecal, executive director of the IFPDA. “The dealers pulled out all the stops and presented an impressive selection of material that appealed to curators and collectors—both young and old—across the board.” Ms. Senecal reported that 9,500 visitors attended the fair representing an increase of 15% over 2013.
Art collector and philanthropist Jordan D. Schnitzer remarked, “The Print Fair is a feast for the eyes. The quality of the dealers and publishers, and the level of the prints and multiples set a new standard. The partnership between artists, master printers and publishers came together in the most exciting way.” Mr. Schnitzer’s foundation also sponsored the Print Fair’s inaugural lecture series featuring Mel Bochner, who spoke about the role of print-making in his own work to a standing-room only audience.
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