Tag Archives: Peter Briggs

New AP/RC Artist: Joseph Labate

This gallery contains 89 photos.

Joseph Labate, currently professor of photography, served as chair of the University of Arizona photography area from 1996-2014. His role at that University coincided with the increased availability of digital cameras and his dogged pursuits in digital photography. Labate got … Continue reading

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Anthony Lazorko, Jr. (1935-2017)

This gallery contains 18 photos.

Tony Lazorko died last August (2017) in Mesilla, New Mexico, just south of Las Cruces, where he had moved after he retired from a long career at newspapers in Philadelphia and St. Louis. He had worked at the Philadelphia Evening … Continue reading

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Patrick Nagatani, 1945-2017

This gallery contains 18 photos.

Patrick Nagatani died on October 27, 2017 after a long struggle with colon cancer. He was 72. Obituaries can be read in the New York Times and the Albuquerque Journal. The Artist Printmaker/Photographer Research Collection holds two important portfolios by … Continue reading

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Andy Warhol in the AP/RC

This gallery contains 167 photos.

About a decade ago, as we were developing the Artist Printmaker/Photographer Research Collection, the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts celebrated in 2007 its 20th anniversary. One facet of this celebration included the distribution of thousands of Warhol’s polaroids … Continue reading

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New AP/RC Artist: Judy Youngblood

This gallery contains 8 photos.

The AP/RC received a generous donation from the artist of 46 original drypoints and linocuts that date from 2000 to 2010. Like a variety of printmakers who use relief matrices, Judy Youngblood tends toward printing combinations or select elements of … Continue reading

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Print Closeup: Rudy Pozzatti’s “Mr President”

This gallery contains 5 photos.

Thirty-two portraits of U.S. Presidents ring the perimeter of Rudy Pozzatti’s print, Mr. President. These border images surround a select group of controversial and tragic presidents: Abraham Lincoln, John F. Kennedy, Richard M. Nixon, Warren G. Harding, and Lyndon B. Johnson. At … Continue reading

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New AP/RC Artist: Terry Allen

This gallery contains 38 photos.

Terry Allen is a visual artist and musician. Born in Kansas and raised in west Texas, he now lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Extending a narrative tradition about the North American frontier, Allen explores the social and cultural edges of … Continue reading

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New Additions to the AP/RC: Andrew Polk

This gallery contains 10 photos.

A trip to Tucson, AZ occasioned a stop at the LVIS Press, a studio shared by Andy and Kathryn Polk. Both artists added a considerable number of works to their collections at the AP/RC. Several digital prints added by Andy … Continue reading

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New Additions to the AP/RC: Kathryn Polk

This gallery contains 12 photos.

Kathryn Polk’s donations of lithographs to the AP/RC continue to explore the range of her narrative powers and preserve many of her iconic sigils, symbols and personalities. In a video interview conducted while Polk was visiting Anchor Graphics in Chicago, she talked … Continue reading

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New Additions to the AP/RC: Mary Hood

This gallery contains 4 photos.

Mary Hood generously donated to the AP/RC this Fall (2016) more than sixty copper plate and wood relief matrices, printed proofs, photo-transparencies, and editioned prints. This range of related materials and completed art works allows students, scholars, art historians, and others … Continue reading

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