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Aug 28 - Aug 28
10am - 12pm




Shop talk: 2021 Visiting Artist Series

Tarun Sharma
Saturday, August 28
10am – 12pm MDT
Online session held through Zoom

This summer SNAP has reimagined our Visiting Artist in Residence program to invite 3 print-artists from outside of our community to engage online with SNAP’s membership. Enjoy a studio tour and inside look into each artist’s practice during these online sessions. There will be time to ask questions and have discussions with the artists to connect further.

Tarun Sharma is a visual artist based in Delhi, India and will be SNAP’s final presentation session for the Shop Talk: 2021 Visiting Artist Series. Tarun is a multi-disciplinary artist who works in different mediums: drawing, painting, printmaking, video documentary, and animation. His work is autobiographical and acts as a first-hand documentation of his immediate reactions to address issues and ideas of empathy, helplessness, air pollution, coexistence of human and wildlife, sustainable development, and much more. On Saturday morning, August 28 from 10am – 12pm MDT, Tarun will be showing his artwork and speaking about his alternative at home approaches to printmaking. He will be giving exciting demonstrations of how to create paperless prints by using plaster of paris and mezzotint and collagraph techniques. In addition Tarun will show his detailed woodcut carvings and prints.

All are welcome to join in this online presentation to learn more about Tarun Sharma and to engage in conversation with the artist. 

Visiting Artist Biography

Tarun Sharma is a visual artist in Delhi, India, working in different mediums viz. painting, printmaking and video documentary and animation. Tarun’s works are initially autobiographical that further evolves into using his art practice as a tool to address issues which he feels should be the epicentre of contemporary times i.e. empathy, helplessness, air pollution, coexistence of human and wildlife, sustainable development etcetera.


See below for the other Shop Talk sessions:

Shop Talk: Meanwhile…Letterpress
Shop Talk: Delita Martin of Black Box Press

SNAP is happy to provide this programming at no cost to participants.

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