Welcome to Platemark, a podcast about art, ideas, prints, and printmaking


Feb. 5, 2022

BONUS EP Baltimore Fine Art Print Fair

A new print fair for Charm City

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Feb. 1, 2022

s2e12 History of Prints The Italians (Titian)

Titian is everything, Vesalius is groundbreaking, Scolari is overlooked

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Jan. 18, 2022

s2e11 History of Prints The Italians (Parmigianino)

Mannerist painter/printmaker Parmigianino in the spotlight

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Jan. 14, 2022

BONUS EP History of Prints Tru's Artist's Manifesto

On Tru Ludwig as artist and art historian

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Jan. 4, 2022

s2e10 History of Prints The Italians (MarcAntonio Raimondi)

MarcAntonio Raimondi, Raphael, Veneziano, and Diana Scultori

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Dec. 21, 2021

s2e9 History of Prints The Italians (Mantegna)

Tru Ludwig makes the case for the importance of Andrea Mantegna. Italian chiaroscuro woodcuts are discussed with an eye to compar…

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Dec. 7, 2021

s2e8 History of Prints The Italians (Pollaiuolo)

Early Italian prints contrasted with Northern counterparts, especially Pollaiuolo

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Nov. 23, 2021

s2e7 History of Prints Techniques: Intaglio

All about intaglio printmaking: engraving, etching, mezzotint, and drypoint

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Nov. 1, 2021

s2e6 History of Prints Techniques: Relief

All about relief printmaking techniques and how woodcuts and linoleum cuts are made

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Oct. 31, 2021

s2e5 History of Prints Materials: Paper and Ink

Prints consist of paper and ink

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Oct. 26, 2021

s2e4 History of Prints Albrecht Dürer (part two)

Part two of two on Albrecht Dürer, he who changed everything

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Oct. 12, 2021

s2e3 History of Prints Albrecht Dürer (part one)

Albrecht Dürer changed the print landscape forever

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Sept. 28, 2021

s2e2 History of Prints The Beginnings

The state of printing in the mid-15th century

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Sept. 14, 2021

s2e1 History of Prints Introduction

Series 2 on the history of Western printmaking begins with a discussion of the History of Prints class that started Ann and Tru's…

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Aug. 31, 2021

s1e8 The Print Ecosystem

We love prints!

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Aug. 28, 2021

Bonus Episode: Printshop Pit Crew

Editioning is like the ballet of a Nascar pit crew

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Aug. 24, 2021

Bonus Episode: introducing The Curator's Choice

A new podcast featuring one curator on one object

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Aug. 17, 2021

s1e7 Prints and Printmaking

Why prints are awesome!

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Aug. 10, 2021

Bonus Episode: Prints and Editions

Editions, they're complicated

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Aug. 3, 2021

s1e6 Museums Face Today's Challenges

On decolonization, racial justice, and gender equity

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July 25, 2021

Bonus Episode: Ann and Ben's Art Origins

How'd you get into this art thing, anyway?

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July 20, 2021

s1e5 Redefining the Canon

How can the visual arts sector redefine what makes the cut?

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July 15, 2021

Bonus Episode: Positionality

What is your position?

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