Veda Rives


What I Do:

Selected Projects at NEW:

Archana Shekara
              signing prints with Veda Rives
Archana Shekara signing prints with Veda Rives
Jared Wittenmyer
              works the red ink and roller while Richard Finch and Veda
              Rives lay the paper on the printing element for run one of
              Cerberus by Rudy Pozzatti.
Jared Wittenmyer works the red ink and roller  while Richard Finch and Veda Rives lay the paper on the printing element for run one of Cerberus by Rudy Pozzatti.

Julia Goos, Graduate Assistant, and Veda Rives, Associate Director, color trial proofing during the print collaboration with Michael Wille.

Veda and Harold Boyd discuss aspects of the image during a print collaboration at NEW.

Frontiers in Printmaking conference opening night welcome and keynote line-up of dignitaries: (speaking at the podium) Professor of Art, Richard Finch, Director of Normal Editions Workshop (NEW); (from left) Veda Rives, Associate Director of NEW; Al Bowman, Illinois State University President; Kris Koos, Mayor of Normal, Dr. Jim Major, Acting Dean of the College of Fine Arts; Tony Crowley, Director of the School of Art, Jim Butler, Distinguished Professor of Art, and keynote speaker, Rudy Pozzatti, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Indiana University (October 3, 2007)


Richard Finch, Jim Major, Rudy Pozzatti, Tony Crowley, Veda Rives, Al Bowman, and Jim Butler; October 3, 2007

Printmaking Alumni and Faculty at McLean County Arts Center October 5, 2007 during the reception for A Progressive Proof: Illinois State University Printmaking Alumni Exhibition.

Richard Finch, Director; Veda Rives, Associate Director; and John Fraser, Visiting Artist, begin the collaborative print project.

Veda rolling the ink on the large roller while Richard sponges the litho stone which carries the image created by John Fraser.

Run #2 in the color proofing the project which has 8 colors in 6 runs.

Inspecting the color trial proof results.

Other Interests:
Mid America Print Council (MAPC)
Southern Graphics Council International (SGCI)

Illinois Higher Education Art Association (IHEAA), Board of Officers Secretery/Treasurer
International Association of Hand Papermakers and Paper Artists (IAPMA)
Friends of Dard Hunter
The Center for Book Arts
Minnesota Center for Book Arts (MCBA)


 
Veda Rives
School of Art, College of Fine Arts
Illinois State University
Normal, IL  61790-5620
vrives@ilstu.edu

Normal Editions Workshop