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“Renaissanced” : Echoes in the printmaking world

Melissa Joseph // February 1, 2020

Visitors walking into the Janet Turner Print Museum this month will be greeted by dozens of influential prints and lithographs, ranging from the early 1500s to the late 20th century. The exhibition, dubbed...

New art exhibit celebrates faculty artists

Danielle Kessler // August 30, 2019

The Janet Turner Print Museum has a new collection, “Drawn In-By Hand," which includes pieces curated by various art professors at Chico State. The intention of this exhibit is to show each instructor’s...

James McManus

Deep Etch looks at the past of printmaking

Alex Coba // October 22, 2018

"Deep Etch: Legends of Chico Printmaking" is the latest exhibition to come to the Janet Turner Print Museum this fall.Since the hiring of John C. Ayres in 1946, who established an accredited art program,...

Behind the art: 'Visual Metrics' Prints and Poetry

Behind the art: ‘Visual Metrics’ Prints and Poetry

Elias Denny // September 19, 2016

"Visual Metrics" Print and Poetry is an art exhibit currently being displayed at the Janet Turner Print Museum. The exhibition talk occurred on Thursday Sept. 15, at the Zingg Recital Hall, Arts and Humanities...

Prints, like this one by Kochi Yamamoto, will be on display at the Janet Turner Print Museum until Feb. 20. Photo credit: Chico State School of the Arts Facebook page

Janet Turner Print Museum opens new exhibit

Bridget Comito // February 8, 2016

Chico State's Janet Turner Print Museum highlights its collection of hidden treasures in its current location. Dr. Janet Turner was a Chico State professor of art education and printmaking from 1959 to...

Solo exhibition by local Bay Area artist

Erin Vierra // March 1, 2015

This past week was the last chance to catch the solo exhibition at the Turner Print museum here at Chico State. The exhibition was by the winner of the National Print Competition Solo Exhibition Award...

Campus museum celebrates Janet Turner’s 100th birthday

Veronica Hodur // March 12, 2014

It's been 100 years since Chico artist and teacher Janet Turner was born. What better way to celebrate than showing a collection of her early work? The Janet Turner Print Museum is featuring a collection...

Catherine Sullivan, the curator for the Janet Turner Print Museum, stands next to a printed pillow submitted to the Janet Turner National Print Competition.Photo credit: Frances Mansour

Printmaking competition brings fresh art to campus

Veronica Hodur // February 3, 2014

The Janet Turner Print Museum and the University Art Gallery have collaborated once again for a biennial national print competition, and this time they're thinking outside the box. "Pushing Boundaries...

Norma Loya
Graduate students Trinity Stanio and Adria Davis observe  “At the Berlin Wall” by Dorothy Mandel at the Turner Print Museum. The piece was printed using a color woodcut method in 1970.

Exhibit explores life and landscape

Nicole Santos // September 10, 2013

Explore a Colorado ghost town and the Berlin Wall at the Janet Turner Print Museum’s first exhibit of the school year. “Landscape as Metaphor — From Arcadia to Dystopia” looks at metaphorical...

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