Edie Overturf

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Contact Me

eovertur@umn.edu
612-625-8096

Art Department
Room E201 RegisCtr
7831A
405 21st Ave S

Affiliations

Edie Overturf has a practice rooted in traditional printmaking and narrative. Through her narrative based work she questions the act of storytelling, and its effect on respective cultures.

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • BFA: Printmaking , Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Carbondale Illinois, 2003.
  • MFA: Printmaking and Sculpture, California State University Chico, Chico California, 2006.

Specialties

  • relief print applications: traditional and experimental
  • Printmaking
  • Screen printing
  • Exploring non-toxic methods in printmaking
  • Intaglio Printmaking: Etching and collagraph
Courses Taught
  • ARTS 1502- Beginning Screen, Relief and Digital
  • 1501- Beginning Intaglio and Litho
  • 3510 Intermediate Printmaking: Traditional methods and Contemporary Approaches
  • 5510- Advanced Printmaking
  • 8500- Practice and Critique: Printmaking
  • Digital Drawing
  • Advanced Digital Drawing
Research & Professional Activities

Outreach

  • Co-Founder of LegUp Studio: Co-Founder and facilitator for LegUp Studio, a cooperative print shop in Northeast Minneapolis, 2011
Awards
  • Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant, 2014 - 2015
  • 2016/2017 Jerome Emerging Artist Fellowship, October 2016 - September 2017
  • Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant, 2015 - 2016