• Masterful prints at the Fenimore Art Museum

    16 days ago - By Get Visual

    Albrecht Dürer - Agony in the Garden , 1508 detail of a print from the Engraved Passion series
    It can be easy to overlook printmaking as an art form, especially in our current digital age, where a few clicks will get you a nice image made of ink on paper. But two very different shows currently on view at the Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown serve as timely reminders that it wasn't always so easy, and that it still takes vision to make easy into wonderful.
    All fans of visual art know the name Albrecht Dürer, but most of us probably didn't know that Dürer “singlehandedly transformed...
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