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Colophon, from 75 screenprints by 74 artists

A work made of screenprint on wove paper.

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  • A work made of screenprint on wove paper.

Date:

1970

Artist:

Various artists
concieved, organized and produced by Sonia Sheridan
produced by The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and the Advance Screen Company, Chicago
distributed by The Goodlion

About this artwork

Sonia Sheridan, who taught studio arts at SAIC beginning in 1960, organized the influential Generative Systems program. Providing undergraduate and graduate students a program “in synchronization with social and technological change,” Generative Systems functioned from 1970 to 1980, later reintegrating itself into a variety of SAIC programs: Sculpture; Film, Video, and New Media; and Printmedia. Three examples from the portfolio Screen Prints 1970 (the year of Generative Systems’s inception) showcase the breadth of Sheridan’s influence on the work of students and faculty.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Sonia Landy Sheridan (Producer)

Title

Colophon, from 75 screenprints by 74 artists

Date

1970

Medium

Screenprint on wove paper

Credit Line

Gift of Mary E. Stauss

Reference Number

2005.589.79

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