Stephanie Mahan Stigliano
The prints and artist’s books of Stephanie Mahan Stigliano are included in numerous national and international collections. She teaches Printmaking and Books as Art at Walnut Hill School for the Arts, Natick, MA and Oil Painting, Watercolor, Printmaking and Drawing at Pine Manor College, Chestnut Hill, MA. She is on the Board of The Boston Printmakers and Editor of The Boston Printmakers Quarterly and the monthly publication, Member News. Recently her prints were exhibited in 2016: A State of Mind at the Lunder Gallery, Exeter, MA, and The Fourth National Monoprint/Monotype Juried Exhibition, Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA.
In June of 2016, she traveled to Krakow Poland with the Boston Printmakers. Together with Faculty of the Graphic Arts Department of The Jan Matejko Academy of Fine Arts, who shared their printmaking studios and expertise, they produced a print portfolio.
In May of 2015, she participated in another portfolio, The Charles River Alphabet Prints; a group of artists each contributed one 12 x 12” linoleum block to form a large-scale alphabet. Stephanie contributed the letter W (waterlily). These were recently purchased by The Boston Athenaeum, Boston, MA and The Mariott Hotel in Watertown, MA. Her print, Monsters, was one of 109 pieces chosen out of 1,981 entries for the Boston Printmakers 2015 North American Biennial at Lesley University, Cambridge, MA. She initiated a collaborative print project between students of The Technical College of Reykjavik and The Walnut Hill School for the Arts in 2015.
In 2014, she taught a three-day workshop to the women’s artist collective of Hurumzi Henna Art Gallery in Stonetown, Zanzibar, TZ, and exhibited her prints at Íslensk Grafík in Reykjavik, Iceland and the Newport Museum in Newport, RI.
Stigliano contributed three books to the international traveling exhibition Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here, which will become part of the collection of the Baghdad National Library of Iraq; her book from this project was displayed on the July/August 2013 issue of Art New England. She exhibited in Correspondence: The 9th International Book Art Festival, which traveled throughout Poland in 2012-2013. She is a Board Member of The Boston Printmakers and Editor of Member News and The Quarterly e-Newsletter. She served as East Coast Coordinator for the traveling exhibition of prints, Absence and Presence, which had its inaugural exhibition at San Francisco Center for the Book in December, 2014. She curated two exhibits of prints from the project at Curry College, Milton, MA in the fall of 2015.
Left to Right: Asya, Stephanie, Mtumwa at the Hurumzi Henna Art Gallery, Stonetown, Zanzibar, Tanzania, 2014
to contact the artist: printss (at) verizon (dot) net