Advancing Tradition will run January 21, 2011 - March 9, 2012 The artists featured are nationally and internationally renowned and include: Sterling Allen, Terry Allen, Keith Carter, Kelly Fearing, Melissa Miller, Lamar Peterson, Robert Rauschenberg, and Julie Speed. All work in Advancing Tradition was created in the studios of Flatbed Press, Austin, Texas.
An opening reception for Advancing Tradition will be held on January 26, from 5:30 - 7:30pm, and includes a gallery talk by Mark. L. Smith, co-director of Flatbed Press, at 6:30pm. On February 8, Katherine Brimberry, co-director of Flatbed Press, will present two gallery talks from 1:30 - 2:15pm and 2:30 - 3:15pm.
The exhibition is toured by ExhibitsUSA, a national program of Mid-America Arts Alliance, with The Texas Commission on the Arts and The National Endowment for the Arts.