Artists - Join others from around the world in our first Print Exchange!

The Print Exchange's First Twenty Artists

Lunch Money Print is launching its first Print Exchange to bring together a community of artists and printmakers. In addition to having artists trade prints, this exchange encourages artists to make an extra print to be featured and have available for sale on the platforms website. The exchange is open to both artists in the United States and around the world.

The exchange opened June 19th, and here are the first twenty artist who joined.

To find out about the program visit the print exchange's landing page.

 

1.  Paul De Ruvo - Connecticut

Paul is an artist that works with a variety of mediums to comment on society and human nature. Paul plans to delve further into this subject matter for the exchange.  

Paul DeRuvo - Artist

Keep // Loving
Lithograph
15" x 20"
2017

2.  Anna Konson Michigan

Anna is currently working on a series exploring obsessive-compulsive disorder. Through this series, she compares herself to animals which engage in similar ritualistic behaviors, and compares her relationship with her obsessions to plants that react to humans. She plans to expand on this series for the exchange.

 

Anna Konson - Artist

I will feel better when I start over (Routine)
Linocut
8" x 10" (20x25cm)
2018

3.  Fumina Hata - New York

Fumina is currently documenting a photography series which captures her curious impressions of New York City, and plans on creating a silver gelatin print edition of one of these images for the exchange.

 

Fumina Hata - Artist

In Union Square
Silver Gelatin Print
8" x 10" (20x25cm)
2017

4.  Kerryanne Celona - Rhode Island

K's linocut process involves multiple layers of ink to create humming, colorful worlds, and she plans on making one for the exchange.

Kerryanne Celona - Artist

Wind and Dusk
Linocut
11" x 12.5" (28x32cm)
2015

5. Stefan Jennings Batista - New Mexico

Stefan is a visual artist, educator, and part time explorer who works in photography and illustration. He plans on creating either a photopolymer intaglio print or a woodcut for the exchange.

 Stefan Jennings Batista - Artist

Effigies
Photo-polymer intaglio print
3 3/4" x 9 1/2" (9.5x24cm)
2017

6. Alex Thurman - Tennessee

Alex expresses their path of self discovery with gender and sexuality though art as well as grief. They plan on making a woodcut for the exchange.

 

Alex Thurman - Artist

7. Matthew Solly - Victoria, Australia

Matthew is a 46 year old maintenance person at a learn to surf school Go Ride A Wave. He started as a water colourist in 1997 and got involved in print making 2010.  His love of the beach, surfing and cars carry into his his art work. He plans on making a linocut for the exchange.

 Matthew Solly - Instagram

Roadie
Medium
55x24cm (21"x9.5")
2018

 

8. Patricia Bacon - New York

Patricia is an artist and a teacher living in New York. Her work is heavily influenced by agriculture and nature as she works part time as a crop insurance adjuster. She plans on making an intaglio print that showcases her style. 

 

Patricia Bacon

Old Orchard
photogravure
20" x 16" (51x41cm)
2018

9. Nora Farrell - Massachussetts

Nora is new to printmaking, and is looking forward to exploring a new medium.

 

Nora Farrell - Art

 

10. Joe Klaus - New York 

Continuing current exploration into the organic forms of the human body, Joe will be studying the relationship of flora and fauna and how they co-exist as well as contrast. He plans on creating an intaglio print from this exploration.

 

Joe Klaus - Artist

Untitled 2.1 (woman hidden)
Mix media on canvas board
9" x 12" (23x30cm)
2017

11. Jeanette Small - Oregon

Jeanette is a painter and printmaker based in Oregon. Her most recent endeavor has been experimenting with different styles of printmaking. She plans to make a relief print for the exchange.

 

Jeanette Smalls - Artist

Inky Octopus
Linocut
18" X 20" (45x50cm)

12. Kimberly Aw - Singapore

Kimberly's works primarily focus on silkscreen printmaking, showcasing the idea of a "beautiful tragedy," the concept of the tragedies one faces in life shapes us to become “beautiful." As an artist, her style and aesthetics are heavily influenced in Comic and Manga culture. She plans on creating a screen print for the exchange.

 

Kimberly Aw - Artist

Higeki 1
Silkscreen on wood
58 x 41 cm (23"x16")
2018

 13. LeeAnn Dicicco - California

In her woodcuts, LeeAnn DiCicco explores themes including natural science, death, and motherhood in a visual style influenced by scientific illustration, Mexican religious iconography, and the Lotería. LeeAnn will be developing a graphic woodcut for the exchange.

 

LeeAnn Dicicco - Artist

Oxytoxin
woodcut
48" x 36" (122x91cm)
2016

14. Zachary Bland - California

Zachary is a photographer and plans on making a screen or photo based print for the exchange.

 

Zachary Bland - Artist

15.  Nikki Barber - Washington

Nikki is an artist based in Seattle, WA. She works primarily in printmaking, and plans to explore her craft further for the exchange.   

Nikki Barber - Artwork

Fishing for Trout
Vitreography- Engraving and Etch on Glass Plate
15'' x 11'' (38x28cm)
2018

16. Daniel Eugene - Connecticut

Daniel is a photographer and printmaker based in New Haven, CT. His work is influenced by his surroundings in New Haven as well as documenting the unique LGBTQ community there. Daniel plans to create a drypoint print for the exchange. 

 

Daniel Eugene - Artist

Moonlight Night
pen on paper
11" x 14" (28x35cm)
2016

 17. Nina Jordan - New York

Nina's reduction woodcut prints balance a sharpness in cut with a soft blending of colors. She plans on making a woodcut for the exchange.

Nina Jordan - Artist

from "Houses" series
reduction woodcut
12" x 6" (30x15cm)
2017

18. Alla Lazebnik - Massachussetts

Alla plans on creating a figurative relief print that incorporates flattening elements of pattern and fabric contrasting the human forms.

 

Alla Lazebnik - Artist

Untitled
woodcut
18" x 24" 46x61cm
2018

19. Hannah Suzanna - New York

Hannah is a fine art photographer whose photographic series and multi-platform art pieces center around themes of oneness, questioning reality, death and an inquiry into existential meaning. She plans on making a screen print or photo based edition in line with this body of work. (portrait of Hannah by Virginia Conesa)

 

Hannah Suzanna - Artist

Untitled (from Death & Decent Series)
Digital Photography, Double Exposure
16" x 9" (40x23cm)
2016

20. Tulasi Sundaresh - Massachusetts

Tulasi primarily creates digital art and studies graphic design. She plans on delving into printmaking for the first time and creating something unexpected that exemplifies her style. Tulasi is excited to expand her body of work and experiment with a different technique. 

Tulasi Sundaresh - Artist

 

Untitled
Digital Collage
9" X 14"
2017

About the Organizers

Lunch Money Print

Christopher O'Flaherty (left) - Co-Founder
Chris has a visual arts background with a BFA in Painting from Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts. He is currently based in Connecticut, and his favorite print medium is woodcut.
 
Mark Donne (right) - Co-Founder

Mark has a passion for film and researching the latest technology start-up. Mark received a BA in Film, New Media, and Marketing from Fairfield University, and has since worked with numerous start-ups.

 
email: support(at)lunchmoneyprint.com

2 comments

  • The work is fab!

    Carla M Bratt
  • Looks amazing

    Matthew Solly

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