Enter our new PCA Members Only artists’ book exhibition…
Details on how to enter are up on the website HERE
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
This is the final post from the Burnie Print Prize.
Inkmasters Print Exhibition will show at Tanks Arts Centre Cairns. It is an international juried exhibition which brings together the best printmakers from our region with national and international artists from around the world. The works entered can be any print medium (or combination of media), traditional and contemporary, in a range of formats including 3D works such as artists’ books. 100 prints will be selected from all entries. Prizes will be awarded including an award named for Anna Eglitis, a senior Cairns artist who mentored some of the Far North’s most prolific and important artists.
On opening night there will be a public lecture at 5pm and the official launch commences at 6pm. All are cordially invited.
Print Day in May and the California Society of Printmakers announces TRACES of Print Day in May, an online exhibition of prints highlighting artwork made during Print Day in May 2020-2021.
Traces are marks, features, trails and tracks. To trace is to discover, pursue, find and track. The history of humanity can be traced through artists, their marks, pursuits, recordings and questions.
Since 2007, Print Day in May has traced the work of a global community of artists making marks and sharing discoveries worldwide.
Prints created by participants of Print Day in May in 2020 & 2021. Prints need not have been made on Print Day in May but must be connected to (or Traced) to a Print Day in May project or idea.
All print projects, which include at least one traditional technique, including installation, performance, artist books, video and animation are eligible for submission.
Summer 2021, beginning June 15 to September 15. Zoom reception and artists’ talks TBA.
Meet our Distinguished Jurors
There will be three Jurors’ Choice Awards.
Entries and Fees
The entry fee is $7.50 per image USD.
Entries accepted March 20–May 20, 2021
For more information: printdayinmay.com
Sydney Printmakers has a cap of 60 members. Our stated aims are professional development for members and the promotion of and education about print. Our main tasks are finding exhibition opportunities and organizing the exhibition of members’ work. Sydney Printmakers is a self-funded and self-directed association, the organizational strength and relevance of which depends on the engagement and contribution of time and energy by its members.
Covid19 intervened in the call for new members last year. But now that we can gather again, we are calling for applications from professional artists to fill the five membership vacancies currently available. You will need to submit a statement of up to 200 words about your work and the reasons you would like to join our association, together with a CV of up to two pages and 6 – 8 low resolution images, no larger than 1MB each. Please also indicate in your statement how you would be able to contribute to the running and growth of Sydney Printmakers.
Make your online application HERE. Applications close 5pm on 1 August.
Short-listed artists will be invited to present their work to the association’s general meeting in mid-September 2021.
This year marks the 5th edition of AIMPE 2021.
Both Japanese and International artists are all invited to enter prints to AIMPE ’21. Prizewinning works will be awarded as a result of skilled multi-level jurying.
The purpose of this exhibition is to introduce ‘washi’ ; Japan’s traditional handmade paper (and cultural treasure) to international printmakers. In so doing, we are pleased to provide an opportunity for artists to exhibit their prints and to promote expressionistic fine art printmaking.
Award-winning works will be displayed within Awagami’s Hall of Awa Japanese Handmade Paper Museum. All other prints will be displayed in Awagami’s spacious “Inbe Art Space”. Award-winning prints previous four AIMPE will be displayed at satellite venues in Japan.
All artists are invited to submit works to the AIMPE exhibition and we look forward to receiving a great number of wonderful miniprints. During the AIMPE exhibition, printmaking specialists and selected artists will conduct workshops and print-related symposiums at the exhibition sites.
Go HERE to enter.