Make Room for the Emptiness Silkscreen Print by Jim Houser Hand-Pulled 6-Color on Fine Art Paper Limited Edition Artwork. 2009 Signed & Numbered Limited Edition of 200 Artwork Size 11x14 Silkscreen Print Jim Houser's "Make Room for the Emptiness" Silkscreen Print "Make Room for the Emptiness" is a captivating six-color silkscreen print by Jim Houser, an artist whose work is often categorized within the spheres of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. Created in 2009, this piece reflects Houser's distinctive visual language, combining iconography, symbolism, and animal elements to create compositions that communicate complex narratives and evoke emotional responses. The artwork measures 9 x 12 inches on 11 x 14 inches of fine art paper, meticulously hand-pulled to ensure the highest quality in silkscreen printing. This process allows for the vivid colors and intricate details that characterize Houser's work to be reproduced with precision and depth. The limited edition run of 200 pieces speaks to the exclusivity and collectability of "Make Room for the Emptiness," making it a sought-after piece for enthusiasts and collectors alike. Each print in the series is signed and numbered, underscoring its authenticity and the artist's direct involvement in its creation. Houser's artwork often explores the interplay between animals and images, where each element informs the other to create a cohesive whole. "Make Room for the Emptiness" exemplifies this approach, with its visually arresting character set against a stark background. The dynamic quality of the piece is palpable, with the figure's eyes and the surrounding elements drawing the viewer into a personal and universal narrative. The title, "Make Room for the Emptiness," suggests a contemplative approach to space, both physically and emotionally. Houser's work invites viewers to consider the voids and spaces within their lives, perhaps as potential growth or reflection areas. Like much of Houser's work, this piece transcends the visual to become a meditative object, encouraging introspection and interpretation. In the context of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork, Jim Houser stands out as an artist who bridges the gap between street culture and fine art. His work retains the immediacy and accessibility of street art while also incorporating the refinement and complexity of gallery-oriented pieces. "Make Room for the Emptiness" is a testament to this balance, embodying graffiti's raw, expressive qualities with the precision and technique of silkscreen printmaking. Moreover, each print comes with a signed and numbered Certificate of Authenticity, providing additional assurance of its origin and status as a genuine piece of Houser's oeuvre. This document guarantees the print's authenticity and adds to its value as a document of the artist's work. "Make Room for the Emptiness" is a significant piece within Jim Houser's body of work, encapsulating his unique approach to art-making. This limited edition silkscreen print is a vibrant example of how Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork can be visually compelling and emotionally resonant. Houser's integration of text and image, combined with his nuanced use of color and form, creates a piece rich in meaning and ripe for reflection. As with all his work, this print invites viewers to engage with the art personally, offering a window into the artist's mind and inner landscapes.