Robert Blackburn. Blue Things, c. 1963–1970. 20 x 26 inches. Color Woodcut. Courtesy of Wesley and Missy Cochran, The Cochran Collection. Photograph by Karl Peterson © The Trust for Robert Blackburn. Used with permission.
   All Exhibitions

Robert Blackburn & Modern American Printmaking

October 9, 2021 - January 9, 2022
Icon Ticket Overlay Buy Tickets

About

Robert Blackburn & Modern American Printmaking celebrates a key artist in the development of printmaking in the twentieth century and the artistic community that he created. Robert Blackburn was an influential teacher and master printer who engaged with avant-garde ideas while promoting a new collaborative approach to the printmaking medium. The exhibition features approximately 60 artworks, including lithographs, woodcuts, and watercolors, tracing Blackburn’s artistic evolution from figurative work to highly colored abstraction alongside the art of his contemporaries. Works by Grace Hartigan, Elizabeth Catlett, Romare Bearden, and other iconic artists with whom he collaborated are included

Si Logo Primary B W
Luce

Past Exhibitions

ART & MORE
Orientation Gallery
Img 5005 1
Img 4901 2

Keep in Touch

Receive news about Figge’s exhibitions, events and more.




LOCATION
FIGGE ART MUSEUM

225 West Second Street
Davenport, Iowa
info@figgeartmuseum.org

 

PHONE

Museum | 563.326.7804

Cafe | 563.345.6647

 

MUSEUM HOURS

Monday | Closed

Tuesday - Wednesday | 10am - 5pm

Thursday | 10am - 8pm

Friday - Saturday | 10am - 5pm

Sunday | 12pm - 5pm

 

CAFE HOURS

Monday Closed

Tuesday - Friday 11am - 2pm

Saturday - Sunday Closed

*See calendar for holiday exceptions