Artists working in intaglio, relief, lithography and letterpress techniques participated at the Druckwerk Printmaking Studio in central Basel, Switzerland, from July 11 to July 22, 2016, concluding with an exhibition at the Kaskadenkondensator Basel Gallery. Swarm was the theme, chosen collaboratively and interpreted individually by participants during their time in the workshop.
The participating artists were Aliosky Garcia (Cuba), Amy Burek (USA), Ayako Kyodo (Japan), Fred Walter Uhlig (Germany), Helga Halbritter (Switzerland), Imi Maufe (Norway), Katharina Rüegg (Switzerland), Lucinda Tanner (Australia), Macy Chadwick (USA), Martina Dresler (Germany), Sabina Stucki (Switzerland), Margarit Lehmann (Switzerland), and Megan Adie (USA). A performative introduction was guided by Brendhan Dickerson (ZAF). The exhibition was accompanied by a video-art project from Parvez Imam (India) – watch the video.