Andy Farkas is a print and book artist who has been studying and developing his craft for over twelve years. His work has been exhibited internationally and nationwide in numerous galleries and institutions, from which he has received accolades in the form of guest lectures, visiting artist workshops as well as artist residencies for the development of further projects. In addition to his work in the media of woodcut, wood engraving, drypoint, etching and book design, Farkas has also written the accompanying literature for each of his books. His work is in the collections of Skidmore College Special Collections, NY; University of North Carolina at Greensboro, NC; Minnesota Center for Book Arts, MN, and many other special print collections.
The true nature of my work lies in telling stories,” he says. “The medium of story goes beyond ink, paint, words and music . . . it is a profound medium of which life itself is a tool.