Roden and Lueth


On view at the Estel Gallery through Tag Art Gallery in Nashville is work by printmakers Valerie Lueth and Paul Roden, titled Assembling Utopia. Lueth and Roden are a husband and wife team who has started their own socially-responsible, image-based workshop called Tugboat Artist’s Press; with a mission to foster progressive thinking in the arts. Lueth is employed as an educational videogame concept artist and interface designer. She received her BFA from the University of South Dakota. Roden who has moved into creating woodcuts received his BFA from Washington University and his MFA from University of South Dakota. The couple currently resides in Pittsburgh.