John Walker

During the summer of 2016, John Walker completed a portfolio of 9 intaglio prints with hand additions entitled Catlin Lee, as well as an edition named from his town in Maine, Pemaquid. For these photogravures, Walker added hand-applied gouache, acrylic, and collage. The editions were released at the Edition's and Artists' Books Fair in November 2016.

John Walker was born in 1939 in England. He currently lives and works in Maine. Walker studied at the Moseley School of Art, the Birmingham School of Art, and L'academie de la Grande Chaumiere. Among a long list of accolades includes the John Moores Painting Prize in 1976 and the Turner Prize in 1985. His work has been exhibited all over the world, and he is represented by Alexandre Gallery.

More on John Walker:
Artist's Website
John Walker: Looking Out to Sea | The Brooklyn Rail
Slip, Sliding Away with John Walker | Hyperallergic