Thomas Norulak Aquatint Etchings Including "Forest Fracture," 2007
Thomas J. Norulak (New Jersey/Pennsylvania, 20th/21st century)
Forest Fracture, 2007; Appalachian Trail, 2005; Secret Steps, 2012
Aquatint etching on paper
Each signed to lower right margin
Numbered 6/10, 4/10, and 8/10, respectively
Born in Newark, New Jersey, Norulak is a Pittsburgh transplant, who is an active printmaker. After receiving his Bachelors of Fine Arts from Carnegie Mellon University, he briefly lived in Philadelphia. Returning to Pittsburgh in the 1980s, Tom began a commercial screen printing business and actively exhibited throughout the 1990s. He has held teaching positions at Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Seton Hill University, Carnegie Mellon University, and Carnegie Museum of Art. His work has been exhibited at selected national shows at well-respected galleries, museums, universities, and art centers.
- toning; creasing; marking; accretions; edges deliberately distressed; edge and corner wear.
- measures the largest.