AS220 Industries: Drink & Ink February 2020
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 27th / 6:30 - 8:30 PM
We are pleased to announce AS220's first Drink & Ink of the year on February 27th, and introduce you to our Artist in Residence, Andre Lee Bassuet!
Join us at the AS220 Industries for a night of creativity and socializing - Andre has planned an exciting evening of fun, easy, and ready-to-go printmaking-activities for you including, but not limited to:
- Silkscreened tote bags and drink koozies
- Lasercut keychains
- Cyanotype furoshiki cloth
- Instant books using AS220's offset press and letterpress
- and more!
You'll also enjoy specially-selected complimentary beverages, courtesy of our friends and partners at Bottles Fine Wine. Snacks provided as well.
Andre Lee Bassuet is a graphic designer and book artist who combines silkscreen and relief with hand paper making in her work. Her art primarily deals with memory and fleeting nature of human connection. She was born in Brooklyn, New York and received her Bachelors from New York University and Master of Fine Arts from Osaka University of Arts with a Monbusho scholarship in Japan. She also spent a year in independent study of paperworks at Seika University of Art in Kyoto. She studied bookbinding under Eiko Nakao Atelier in Kyoto, Centro del Bel Libro in Switzerland, and the Center for Book Arts in New York. She has exhibited in Providence, New York, Florida, Seattle, Red Lodge, Kyoto, Osaka and Shanghai. Andre Lee Bassuet lives and works in Rhode Island with two imaginative daughters.
Find out more about Andre and see her work at www.andreleebassuet.com