Master Printer Jillian Ross works collaboratively with Patio Press x Emily Carr Students
Image (top): Jillian Ross reviewing a collaborative print project with Patio Press x Emily Carr class students.
Image (bottom): Proof of a print created collaboratively with Jillian Ross and Patio Press x Emily Carr class students.
The Patio Press x Emily Carr students collaborative print project will be exhibited later this year at Emily Carr University of Art + Design.
The Research Residency is a partnership between Audain Faculty of Art and Shumka Centre for Creative Entrepreneruship, funded by the Co-op and Work Integrated Learning Initiative of the Ministry of Advanced Education.
Patio Press is an artist-run project committed to supporting artists with a focus on education, production support and alternative modes of dissemination, with a focus on printmaking.
Jillian Ross, a leading South African collaborative master printer, returned to Canada in 2020. Ross has been the Master Printer and Director of the David Krut Workshop (DKW) in Johannesburg, South Africa. For the past 16 years, Ross has worked with celebrated South African and international artists in collaborative printmaking. Ross’ most notable ongoing collaboration with William Kentridge.