Renowned artist Nicole Eisenman will be the featured speaker at the Jordan Schnitzer Family Foundation Artist Lecture at the IFPDA Print Fair on Saturday, November 5th. She will be joined will be joined in conversation by art critic and former Art in America editor Faye Hirsch.
In a recent Art in America review, the magazine praised Eisenman as "among the most important New York painters working today." While known best as a painter, Eisenman is also a prolific printmaker across multiple mediums including etching, lithography, monotype, and woodcut. In August 2011 she began a year-long endeavor where she focused solely on works on paper and print-making.
In a press release, IFPDA Executive Director Michele Senecal said, "We are thrilled to welcome Nicole Eisenman this year. As an artist who has been intensely engaged with printmaking at various points in her career, she offers a fascinating perspective on the role of prints in her artmaking."