“High political season is underway with a particular sense of urgency this year, and it seems that nearly every aspect of American culture has joined in the debate. In keeping with a historical trend that began during the Enlightenment, prints are playing a role in today’s political arguments as a means of disseminating the views of artists and rallying the people.”

LINK HERE: Political Art for a Contentious Time

Alexandra Clotfelter.”The Beginning is Near.” Color offset lithograph on French paper, approximately 24 x 18 in. Edition of 160, 20 of which were included in the pre-publication sponsor’s edition “Occuprint 2012” (outside of the edition of 100). Image courtesy Booklyn Artists Alliance, Brooklyn.