Michael Schneider: Paradigm Shifts in Contemporary Print Praxis

Public Lecture: October 21st, Public Performance: October 22nd, 2013

Michael Schneider, founder and co-editor of Im:Print-Journal of the Current State of Printmaking published by Springer Vienna/New York, and co-founder and staff-writer of Um:Druck-Journal for Printmaking and Visual Culture, will lecture on contemporary print praxis from an international perspective. Senior Artist in the Institute of Fine Arts and Media Arts of the University of Applied Arts in Vienna, he has exhibited extensively in Europe, Japan, Korea, and North America.

Schneider studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna and at the Tokyo University of Arts in Japan and since 1990 has worked intensively in the medium of woodblock printing. He has also been involved in non-traditional approaches to printmaking including installation, performance, and sound as an extension of his printmaking practice.

Public Lecture: Monday, October 21, 2013 at 12:30pm in room 1002 Audain Art Centre

Public Performance: Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 1pm in room 1002 Audain Art Centre

Special funding provided by the Faculty of Arts Visiting Speaker Grant.