Listings and Opportunities

For FREE entries in the Listings and Opportunities Sections of the Autumn (September) 2019 Issue of Printmaking Today - for exhibitions, events and opportunities planned for September, October and November  2019, - please send your information to: listings@cellopress.co.uk  by the 1 August  2019. 



OPPORTUNITIES AND LISTINGS - Summer 2019


Awards Prizes & Competitions

René Carcan International Prize for Printmaking
www.award.renecarcan.be

Artists must submit between a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 8 prints in jpeg format. The following printmaking techniques will be accepted: etching, lithography, linocut, woodcut, silkscreen and monotype. These works must have been created during the last 3 years. Applications via the website only. Exhibition will be held in the Bibliotheca Wittockiana in Brussels between 2–23 Feb 2020.
DEADLINE: 16 SEPT

 RE Gwen May Recent Graduate Award
www.re-printmakers.com
The Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers (RE) is offering Associate Membership plus £1000 from the Gwen May Trust to two recent printmaking graduates. Two-year membership of the RE will commence in 
January 2020 and is open to 2019 printmaking graduates. To apply please send:
• Six high-resolution jpegs of your work
• Details of each including size, titles and medium
• Brief CV – not more than one page
to: restudentaward@gmail.com
DEADLINE: 25 OCT

Sunny Art Prize
bit.ly/2S6H46K
A fine art award for emerging and established artists working in a range of media. 1st Prize £3,000, a solo exhibition at Sunny Art Centre in London, a one-month residency and a show at our partners’ galleries. 2nd prize – £2,000, a group exhibition, a one-month residency and a show at our partners’ galleries. 3rd prize – £1,000, a group exhibition, a one-month residency and a show at our partners’ galleries. 30 shortlisted artists’ works will be exhibited at Sunny Art Centre, London. Out of these 30, 10 artists will exhibit their artworks at our partners’ galleries. Entry fees £25 for one, £32 for two, £40 for three and £45 for four artworks.
DEADLINE: 30 JUN


Exhibitions & Fairs

Awagami International Miniature Print Exhibition
Hall of Awa Japanese Handmade Paper Museum in Yoshinogawa City, Japan
www.miniprint.awagami.jp
The purpose of this event is to introduce ‘washi’, Japan’s traditional handmade paper (and cultural treasure) to international printmakers. Award-winning prints will be displayed from 5 Oct–10 Nov. All other prints will be displayed at the Inbe Art Space. Prints must be created on Japanese washi paper A4 size (210 x 297 mm) with a maximum print size of 180 x 270 mm. Up to two works may be submitted with an entry fee of 3,500 yen (approx. £24 per work).
DEADLINE: 3 JUL

FISAE Open Ex-Libris Competition
https://bit.ly/2HtH3Bs
The international Ex-Libris competition will be held in conjunction with the 38th FISAE Congress in London 12-16 Aug 2020. All multiples eligible, remember that an ex-libris is individually designed with the book owner’s full name incorporated in the design. First prize: £1,250 and two designated student prizes.
DEADLINE: 31 MAR

 

11th Hida-Takayama International Contemporary Woodblock-prints Triennale 2020
www.bit.ly/1TWSYpl
Up to two woodblock prints created in 2018 or later, maximum size 90 x 90 cm. If combined with other techniques, the main component must be woodblock. No digital printing. Free entry in the first round, 2,000 yen per piece in the second round. First prize is 500,000 yen. The exhibition will be held in the Takayama Cultural Hall in June 2020.

DEADLINE: 31 OCT

 

National Original Print Exhibition
Bankside Gallery, 48 Hopton Street, London SE1 9JH
www.re-printmaker.com
Annual open submission printmaking competition established by the RE. All forms of original printmaking eligible, reproduction prints are not accepted. All artworks must have been made in the last three years. Selected works will be displayed at Bankside Gallery between 18–29 Sept. Up to six entries, £15 per work, £8 for students.
DEADLINE: 27 JUN

 

Reclamation: Artists’ Books on the Environment
San Francisco Center for the Book, 375 Rhode Island Street, San Francisco, CA, USA
https://sfcb.org
San Francisco Center for the Book is pleased to announce that we are seeking submissions for Reclamation: Artists’ Books on the Environment. The exhibition will open at SFCB in Summer 2021 as one of many worldwide actions in response to Extraction: Art on the Edge of the Abyss, a manifesto issued by Peter Koch in 2018. Reclamation: Artists’ Books on the Environment will subsequently travel, accompanied by an illustrated catalogue with essays by the curator and jurors. Entries open on 1 Sept 2019.
DEADLINE: 1 SEPT 2020

 

4th New York International Miniature Print Exhibition
Manhattan Graphics Center, 250 West 40 Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10018
https://www.manhattangraphicscenter.org/nyimpe-2019
The Call for Entry is now open on our website.
DEADLINE: 15 Jul

 

The RE Masters: Relief
Bankside Gallery, 48 Hopton Street, London SE1 9JH
www.re-printmaker.com
The Masters is a series of technique-specific open submission exhibitions held annually in the first two weeks of November at Bankside Gallery. The exhibition will be curated by Sandy Sykes RE, a recognised master of the technique in focus. The Masters 2019 exhibition will be dedicated to relief prints. Entries will open on 3 Jun
DEADLINE: 23 SEPT

 

Society of Women Artists 158th Annual Exhibition in London
Mall Galleries, The Mall, St James’s, London SW1
www.society-women-artists.org.uk
The SWA invites submissions of fine art works including engravings, lithographs and other printing techniques. Exhibition will be held at the Mall Galleries between 24–29 Sept. Prizes, including £2000 Special Fine Art Award. Enter online. Hand in day: 27 July.
DEADLINE: 20 JUN

 

Woolwich Contemporary Print Fair
Building 17, Cartridge Place, Royal Arsenal, Woolwich SE18 6ST
www.woolwichprintfair.com
Open to all forms of original printmaking. Reproduction prints are not accepted and all work must be for sale. The entry fee is non-refundable. You can submit up to 4 works. If you initially choose to enter only 1 work, it won’t be possible to add further works at a later date. The selection will be made by a panel of industry experts from the digital images of artworks you attach in the form. Each image is judged individually. If successful, you will be notified by email and asked to deliver your artwork on 30 & 31 Oct.
DEADLINE: 30 JUN


Conferences, Talks & Symposia

Rethinking Repetition in the Digital Age Symposium
www.crassh.cam.ac.uk/events/28053
Véronique Chance and Duncan Ganley, editors of RE:PRINT, will present at a one day symposium at Cambridge University from 12-7pm on iteration in digital media technologies and the internet.
12 JUN

 

Residencies

Beisinghoff Printmaking Residency
bit.ly/2RwxRzf
A four-week residency for two artists in a printmaking studio in Diemelstadt-Rhoden, Germany. Accommodation is included. The resident pays for travel costs, food, and materials. Atelierhaus Beisinghoff facilities include letterpress, intaglio and relief. Residency in July or August following application.
DEADLINE: 30 Jun

Chhaap Baroda Printmaking Workshop, India
bit.ly/2RA86hM
Printmakers from anywhere who would like to spend quiet time to concentrate on their work and who are also willing to share their knowledge and experience with local artists can apply, 6 months prior to their visit. Application on plain paper with a few photographs of work.
DEADLINE: ONGOING

Stiwdio Maelor
www.stiwdiomaelor.wordpress.com
Stiwdio Maelor is now accepting applications from artists of any discipline for visiting artist opportunities in Corris, Machynlleth, North Wales in the beautiful surroundings of the Snowdonia National Park. The programme offers selected artists time and space out of their normal life to focus on the development of their work of up to eight weeks.
DEADLINE: 15TH EACH MONTH


Courses

Bild-Werk Frauenau
www.bildwerkfrauenau.de
The International Summer Art Academy in Eastern Bavaria offers printmaking courses:
Robin MacKenzie: Wood Engraving and Linocut: Print and Letterpress
8–15 JUN
Catrin Große: Wood Cut: Positive and Negative
12–19 JUL
Gerhard Ribka: Monotype and Vitreography
9–16 AUG

City & Guilds of London Art School
www.cityandguildsartschool.ac.uk/etching-fundamentals/
Etching Fundamentals short course with Laura Clarke. Learn the fundamentals of etching. Course runs over 5 days.
Enquiries: summerschool@cityandguildsartschool.ac.uk
22–26 JUL

Leeds Print Workshop
www.leedsprintworkshop.com

 

Leicester Print Workshop
www.leicesterprintworkshop.com

Ochre Print Studios
www.ochreprintstudio.co.uk

Spike Print Studio
www.spikeprintstudio.org
Press Play is a one-year course led by Emma Gregory designed to develop your working practice and research strategies to aid your professional development. The course meets on Saturdays once a month. In addition, Spike Print Studio offer a range of one-year portfolio courses.
24 SEPT 2019–7 JUL 2020


    

EXHIBITIONS AND LISTINGS   

Exhibitions LONDON 

ALAN CRISTEA GALLERY 
43 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5JG
www.alancristea.com
Georg Baselitz: Devotion. The first major exhibition of prints by German artist Georg Baselitz to be shown in the UK in over 25 years.
Until 22 Jun


AUSTIN/DESMOND FINE ART
Pied Bull Yard, 68/69 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3BN
www.austindesmond.com
Points of Contact: Printmaking in Britain 1949-2019. A survey of 70 years of printmaking curated by Julian Page: www.julianpage.co.uk
Until 15 Jun


BANKSIDE GALLERY
48 Hopton Street, London SE1 9JH
www.banksidegallery.com
Spotlight. Prints and watercolours.
19–30 Jun
Off the Wall. Summer exhibition of works by RE and RWS members.
14 Aug–15 Sept


BRITISH MUSEUM 
Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG
www.britishmuseum.org
The World Exists To Be Put On A Postcard: artists’ postcards from 1960 to now.
Until 4 Aug
Edvard Munch: love and angst. The largest show of his prints in the UK to date.
Until 21 Jul
Manga. Enter a graphic world where art and storytelling collide in the largest exhibition of manga ever to take place outside of Japan.
Until 26 Aug


CLIFFORD CHANCE
10 Upper Bank Street, London E14 5JJ
Sixty Years: Women’s Art In The Clifford Chance Art Collection. By appointment only, please email: Nigel.Frank@CliffordChance.com
Until 7 Jun

EAMES FINE ART GALLERY
58 Bermondsey Street, London SE1 3UD
www.eamesfineart.com
Sophie Layton: Refracting Light. Using traditional Japanese printmaking techniques and inspired by blown glass, these works represent an exciting juncture in the artist’s career.
Until 9 Jun

GREENWICH PRINTMAKERS GALLERY
1a Greenwich Market, London SE10 9HZ
www.greenwich-printmakers.co.uk
Nikki Braunton. 3–23 Jun
Angela Brookes. 24 Jun–14 Jul


HOUSE OF ILLUSTRATION
2 Granary Square, King’s Cross, London N1C 4BH
www.houseofillustration.org.uk
House of Illustration Summer Fair. Held in the foyer of the Central St Martins building next to the House of Illustration. Free entry.
13 Jul


LANDMARK ARTS CENTRE
Ferry Road, Teddington, TW11 9NN
www.landmarkartscentre.org
South London Printmaking Exhibition. Featuring artists from four key printmaking groups: Greenwich Printmakers, Richmond Printmakers, Kew Studios, and Southbank Printmakers. Open as part of the Richmond Art House Open Studios.21–23 Jun 


LONDON PRINT STUDIO
425 Harrow Rd, London W10 4RE
Summer Members Show 2019. Contemporary fine art prints produced by current londonprintstudio members. Private view: 25 Jul.
26 Jul–31 Aug


MALL GALLERIES
The Mall, St James’s, London SW1
www.society-women-artists.org.uk/exhibitions 
Society of Women Artists 158th Annual Exhibition in London.
24–29 Sept


ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS
Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BD
www.royalacademy.org.uk
Félix Vallotton: Painter of Disquiet. See preview.
30 Jun–29 Sept


SOUTHBANK PRINTMAKERS GALLERY 
Gabriel’s Wharf, 56 Upper Ground, London SE1 9PP
www.southbankprintmakers.com 
Kevin Wright. Until 9 Jun
Federico Baca. 10–23 Jun
Libby Carreck. 22 Jul–4 Aug
Keith Copeland. 5–18 Aug
Mary Cossey. 19 Aug–1 Sept


WYLLIE’S OPEN STUDIO
407 Long Lane, East Finchley, London N2 8JN
www.wyllieohagan.com 
Denise Wyllie new work ‘Fete de l’estampe 2019’. Part of the Festival of Printmaking 2019 French/European printmakers. 300 Open Ateliers printmaking events throughout France/Europe. Manifestampe – National Federation of Printmaking.
Until 23 June


Exhibitions: ENGLAND 

BLACK SWAN ARTS
2 Bridge St, Frome BA11 1BB
www.blackswanarts.org.uk 
All Things Being Equal. New work by Sandra Porter including some prints.
Until 30 Jun


BRISTOL MUSEUM & ART GALLERY
Queens Rd, Bristol BS8 1RL
https://www.bristolmuseums.org.uk 
Masters of Japanese prints: Nature and seasons. Third exhibition in the series showcasing Bristol Museum and Art Gallery’s Japanese woodblock prints.
Until 8 Sept


THE CRAFT CENTRE LEEDS
City Art Gallery, Leeds LS1 3AB
www.craftcentreleeds.co.uk 
Gail Kelly – Solo Print Exhibition. Timeless woodcut and linocut landscapes printed onto Irish linen.
Until 22 Jun
Remote – From Islay to Ireland; interpretations of wild shores and mysterious forests by Lesley Birch. New expressive pieces are inspired by the artist’s love of remote places.
29 Jun–26 Oct


DOWN HOUSE
Luxted Road, Downe, Orpington, Kent BR6 7JT
www.english-heritage.org.uk
Not Just a Darwin: the Engraved Art of Gwen Raverat. Wood engravings by Charles Darwin’s granddaughter Gwen Raverat at Down House in Orpington, where Darwin developed his theory of evolution.
Until 11 Sept


THE FRY ART GALLERY
Castle Street, Saffron Walden, Essex CB10 1BD
www.fryartgallery.org
Mr & Mrs Ravilious. An exhibition devoted to the work of Eric Ravilious and his wife Tirzah Garwood.
Until 27 Oct


INTERCESSION GALLERY
The Tower, 54 Kingswell Street, Northampton NN1 1PR
www.intercessiongallery.co.uk
Leah Stewart and Seb Thomas.
Until 28 Jul

KOBI AND TEAL
57 Catherine Street, Frome, Somerset BA11 1DA
www.kobiandteal.co.uk
Print & Editions. Invited artists including Bryan Angus.
Until 15 Jun


LEICESTER PRINT WORKSHOP
50 St George Street, Leicester LE1 1QG
www.leicesterprintworkshop.com
(Un)staged. Sumiko Eadon, Emma Gardner, Ilona Kiss, Rui Matsunaga, George Shaw, Ruby Tingle, Simon Woolham and Hannah Wooll.
Until 27 Jul
Out of the Woods. Nick Mobbs and Serena Smith. See preview.
10 Aug–2 Nov


MILLENNIUM GALLERY
Arundel Gate, Sheffield S1 2PP
John Ruskin: Art & Wonder. A collection of botanical and wildlife studies, spanning beautiful flora and fauna through to fantastical creatures from the deep, by Edward Donavan, Charlotte Murray and John Ruskin himself.
Until 15 Sept

THE OLD COASTGUARD
The Parade, Mousehole, Penzance TR19 6PR
www.oldcoastguardhotel.co.uk
Outlining the South West. The South West coastline through the eyes of painter and printmaker Anita Reynolds.
Until 30 Jun


PENWITH GALLERY
Back Road West, St Ives, Cornwall TR26 1NL
www.penwithgallery.com
Society of Wood Engravers – 81st Annual Exhibition.
19 Jun–20 Jul


PRINTROOM STUDIO
Yew Tree Farm, Sweffling, Saxmundham, Suffolk IP17 2BU
www.printroom.studio 
Kate Giles: New prints and paintings.
7–24 Jun


RABLEY GALLERY
Mildenhall, Marlborough SN8 2LW
www.rableydrawingcentre.com
Sara Lee – Beckoning Lines. Pastel landscape drawings and some prints.
Until 20 Jun


RIVERHOUSE ARTS CENTRE
Manor Road, Walton on Thames, Surrey KT12 2PF
www.riverhousebarn.co.uk
Helen Locke. Open as part of Surrey Artists Open Studios ‘Thames Trail’.
5–9 and 12–16 Jun


ROYAL WEST OF ENGLAND ACADEMY
Queen’s Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 1PX
www.rwa.org.uk
Peter Ford: Out of Order. Recent experiments with print, collage and papermaking in the Academician’s Gallery.
16 Jul–18 Aug


SEA PICTURES GALLERY
Well House, Well Lane, Clare, Suffolk CO10 8NH
www.seapicturesgallery.com
Society of Wood Engravers – 81st Annual Exhibition.
10 May–9 Jun


STUDIO+GALLERY
21 Church Street, Seaford, East Sussex BN25 1HD
www.studioplusgallery.com
Connemara – Immersed. Travelling with a relief press, Karen Potter spent three months on the rugged West Coast of Ireland.
17 Aug–1 Sept


TORRE ABBEY MUSEUM
The King’s Drive, Torquay TQ2 5JE
www.artscouncilcollection.org.uk/exhibition/printed-line
The Printed Line. A new Arts Council Collection touring exhibition.
Until 2 Jun


WATTS GALLERY
Down Lane, Compton, Guildford GU3 1DQ 
www.wattsgallery.org.uk
Greenwich Printmakers.
5 Jul–1 Sept


WEST YORKSHIRE PRINT WORKSHOP
75A Huddersfield Road, Mirfield WF14 8AT
www.wypw.org
Sumi Perera: Liminal Spaces III. WYPW welcomes back Sumi Perera winner of the Flourish Award for Excellence in Printmaking for a solo show.
18 May–22 Jun


ZILLAH BELL GALLERIES
15 Kirkgate, Thirsk, North Yorkshire, YO7 1PQ
www.zillahbellgallery.co.uk
Morna Rhys – From The Hills.
Until 22 Jun



Exhibitions: WALES, SCOTLAND & N. IRELAND 

DICK INSTITUTE 
Elmbank Ave, Kilmarnock KA1 3BT
www.artscouncilcollection.org.uk/exhibition/printed-line 
The Printed Line. Touring exhibition of works in the Arts Council collection.
6 Jul–8 Sep


GLASGOW PRINT STUDIO
Trongate 103, Glasgow G1 5HD
www.glasgowprintstudio.co.uk 
Alasdair Wallace.
7 Jun–28 Jul
Tom Hammick.
2 Aug–29 Sept


Exhibitions: EUROPE 


BRITISH PAVILION
Viale Giardini Pubblici, 30122 Venezia VE, Italy
www.labiennale.org/en
Cathy Wilkes: British Pavilion artist 2019. An installation of interconnected sculpture, paintings and prints at the Venice Biennale.
Until 24 Nov


CENTER OF ENGRAVING
Rue des Amours 10, 7100 La Louvière, Belgium
www.centredelagravure.be/en
Metamorphoses and the Flow of Time. 50 self-portraits of the artist Roman Opałka alongside works by 36 artists including Agathe May and Christiane Baumgartner.
Until 8 Sept


HAUGESUND BILLEDGALLERI 
Erling Skjalgssonsgt, 4. Postboks 147, 5501 Haugesund, Norway
www.hitfestival.no/english
Haugesund International Relief Print Festival (HIT festival). HIT is a juried exhibition celebrating tradition and innovation within relief print.
Until 4 Aug


MUSEUM DER MODERNE SALZBURG 
Mönchsberg 32, 5020 Salzburg, Austria
www.museumdermoderne.at 
Asger Jorn: The Printmaking Work. Including 500 works on paper, exhibited outside of Denmark for the first time.
Until 30 Jun 



Exhibitions: NORTH & SOUTH AMERICA, CANADA & AFRICA 


THE CENTER FOR CONTEMPORARY PRINTMAKING
Mathews Park, 299 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06850, USA
www.contemprints.org
12th Biennial International Miniature
Print Exhibition. Juried biennial print competition.
2 Jun–1 Sept


MINNEAPOLIS CENTER FOR BOOK ARTS
Main Gallery, Minneapolis, USA
www.mnbookarts.org
Playing With Words. An exhibition of broadsides.
Until 28 Jul


MUAC University Museum of Contemporary Art
Insurgentes Sur 3000, Centro Cultural Universitario, México City
muac.unam.mx
Jan Hendrix: Tierra firme. See preview.
Until 22 Sept 



Arts Fairs, Conferences, Open Studios & Festivals


CHINA PRINTMAKING MUSEUM
125 Yuxin Road, Guanlan, Longhua District, Shenzhen, 518110, China
www.bit.ly/2WE20Qs
7th Guanlan International Print Biennial, China 2019.
Until mid Jul


DEPARTMENT OF PHILOSOPHY AND THE ARTS – UNIVERSITY OF QUEBEC AT TROIS-RIVIÈRES
3351, boul. des Forges, Trois-Rivières, Quebec, G8Z 4M3
www.biectr.ca
International Biennial of Contemporary Print of Trois-Rivières. The 11th BIECTR.
16 Jun–8 Sept


GALWAY MAYO INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY 
Cluain Mhuire, Monivea Road, Wellpark, Galway, Ireland
www.impressionsbiennial.com
imPRESSions Open Printmaking Biennial 2019. The first national open print exhibition.
15–28 Jul


LEICESTER PRINT WORKSHOP
50 St George Street, Leicester LE1 1QG
www.leicesterprintworkshop.com
Leicester Print Fair. LPW’s first annual print fair from 11am-5pm.
13 Jul