Andrew Totman, A Glowing Memory, Monotype and Intaglio, 76×56, 2021.
Both Andy Totman, with A Glowing Memory, and Susan Baran, with Alhambra Palace, have been selected as finalists in the Peebles Print Prize.
Seong Cho, Unaccompanied Trail VI
Sydney Printmakers members have been selected as finalists in several Prizes recently.
Seong Cho has been selected for the Waverley Art Prize with Unaccompanied Trail VI (above).
Janet Parker Smith and Ben Rak have been selected for the Geelong Acquisitive Print Awards 2021.
Anthea Boesenberg and Danielle Creenaune have been selected for the Firestation Print Studio Australian Monoprint Prize 2021.
Congratulations to all.
Printmaking Prize 2021: Call for Entries
Waverley Woollahra Art School is excited to launch its inaugural Printmaking Prize in 2021.
Our Prize is a celebration of print and as such we invite entries from artists using all print techniques from traditional to digital. We invite entries from printmakers who are established, emerging, only just beginning as well as cross-disciplinary artists exploring the world of print.
2021 Prizes are non-acquisitive and include:
Entries close at midnight Friday 30th July
Judging will take place online. 20 finalists will be selected (10 from each category) and these works will be exhibited in an online exhibition on the WWAS website. Finalists will be announced on 15 September 2021 and winners will be notified by the 22 September.
The Waverley Woollahra Art School Printmaking Prize is proudly supported by Woollahra Council.
Not long left to get your entries in!
Submission call for entries begins Mar 25, 2021
Deadline for entries Jun 30, 2021
Finalists announced mid-Jul, 2021
Delivery of framed works Aug 10 – 14, 2021
Private opening & celebrations 11am Aug 28, 2021
Sponsor, artist & guest lunch 1pm Aug 28, 2021 at 360Q
Official public opening August 29, 2021
Exhibition Aug 29th – Sep 27, 2021
PPP21 Peoples’ Choice draw announced Sun Sep 26, 2021 at 4pm
And here is a link to the catalogue.
Congratulations to members of Sydney Printmakers who were selected.
The Environmental Art & Design Prize is currently inviting submissions from artists and designers across the country who are engaged with the natural world, sustainable living or responding to climate change in their contemporary practice.
Artists and designers are asked to submit original works that contribute to these ongoing conversations. Entries are now open and close 21 June, 5pm.
This year the Prize judges are internationally renowned artist Euan Macleod; artist, designer, curator and creative advisor Liane Rossler; and CEO and Artistic Director of the Australian Design Centre, Lisa Cahill.
A $40,000 prize pool across categories from textiles and digital media to painting and sculpture and Young Artist and Designers.
This year’s theme is “Island Awakening” and is open to artists in Painting, Sculpture, Textiles, Drawing, Printmaking, Photography and Mixed media. Entries now open for this $20,000 acquisitive art prize.
Entries close on 10th May. For more information and to enter, please visit bayoffireswinterartsfestival.com.au
Brunswick Street Gallery is excited to announce that entries are now open for the Fifty Squared Art Prize 2021. With over $6000 in prizes to be awarded, this art prize is open to all 2D artworks measuring 50x50cm or less. All levels of experience welcome, ALL entries exhibited 25 June – 9 July 2021.
Now in its fourth year, the Fifty Squared Art Prize attracts thousands of artists and art lovers to its showcase exhibition in the heart of Fitzroy, one of Melbourne’s most creative suburbs.
Over $6000 in prizes to be awarded:
First Prize: $4000 Cash Prize (non-acquisitive)
Brunswick Street Gallery Prize: $1500 Solo Exhibition
Works on Paper Prize: Selected by our sponsors.
People’s Choice Award and more.
DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: MIDNIGHT SUNDAY 16 MAY 2021.
To apply online and full T&C’s, please visit www.brunswickstreetgallery.
Janet Parker Smith is a finalist in this award. Congratulations, Janet!
Artists were invited to create works that respond to Meroogal and its sense of place. In their selection of finalists from hundreds of entries, our judges looked for artworks that cast new light on the stories of the people who lived here, and the house’s rich and diverse collection of treasures.
The work of the 40 finalists will be exhibited in the historic house of Meroogal from 19 September 2020 to 17 April 2021.
Winners will be announced on 23 September 2020.
Print Day In May is a global celebration of printmaking, held annually on the first Saturday in May in print shops, studios, kitchens, on beaches and sidewalks all over the world.
Join us the first Saturday in May. Every year. Always.
Join us by registering on this site and/or joining the Facebook group Print Day in May Printmakers. Of course you can follow us on Instagram as well! Registration through this site gives you authorship on our blog pages, your name on the site as a participating artist, and emailed PDM newsletters.
For over ten years Robynn Smith and the MPC Printmakers have devoted the first Saturday in May to fine art printmaking. What began locally in the greater Monterey Bay Area of California in 2007, has become a worldwide event. In 2019, artists from all 50 US states, 60 different countries and all 7 continents participated! We are astonished, printmakers. We are thankful, and so proud to have you with us.
Please register for this annual, worldwide event right here. Once registered, this site/blog is for you! Post pix, respond to other printmakers and build community through our shared love of printmaking.
By providing a creative synergy and a forum for sharing and building community, this event unites printmakers worldwide and fosters a better understanding and appreciation of printmaking.
Participation is easy. Just make a print on May 2, 2020! Let the world know what you are doing by chiming in on our blog, Instagram and/or Facebook page.
Send us photos of your prints, your studios and your printmaking friends.
Invite guests and friends into your studios to share your love of printmaking.
Please join us! Make a print anywhere on 2nd May 2020. Complete an edition, try a new technique, make a footprint in the sand or snow, kiss a mirror, make handprints with kids…just print, enjoy, share and let us know about it!
Spread the word!!!! There are many ways to do so here are a few ideas:
Blog – PrintDayinMay.com – click on “Members and Registration” and follow instructions to register. This will allow you to post comments and photos. Use us as a printmaking forum!
Facebook Group – Print Day in May Printmakers
Facebook – @printdayinmay
Instagram – @printdayinmay
Contact – Robynn Smith for more information.
Having built this beautiful community, don’t forget to check back and share your work year round! In the meantime, we’ll be looking forward to everything Print Day In May 2020 has in store for us.
Thank you all,
Below please find some pictures from PDiM 2019. You can assume that 2020 will find the event bigger and better than ever. Check in regularly for updates, and register today!
From PDiM 2019: