Artist scholar, innovator, entrepreneur – Donald Saff worked closely for decades with major figures of late twentieth century art, including Jim Dine, Nancy Graves, roy Lichtenstein, Philip Pearlstein, Robert Rauschenberg, James Rosenquist, and James Turrell. This book charts the history of his collaborations, from the late 1960s when he found Graphicstudio through the 1990s whaen he headed Saff TechArts, as well as his own career as an artist. It reveals the energy and inspiration the Saff brought to the creation of prints, paintings, and sculptures the pushed boundaries and allowed those with whom he partnered to take risks and ultimately produce iconic art.
Marilyn S. Kushner directs the Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections at the New-York Historical Society in New York City. Kushner was Curator and Chair, Department of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs at the Brooklyn Museum.