Print festival 2021 at the Atelier d’Art Populaire 26-30 May

Our partners in Bordeaux are hosting a 3 day print festival.  We may not be able to go there at the moment but we will be there in spirit and wish our friends well. 3 days  For the 9th national print festival, it’s three days of celebration at the Atelier d’Art Populaire with demonstrations of […]

Posted May 13, 2021

Stitched Together – progress update

Having received an overwhelming response from a public call-out for the VE Memorial project, Prerna has been printmaking in response to the photos. The materials and process have been largely influenced by the pandemic. With a recent opportunity for a residency @thegarage in Clifton, Bristol, Prerna tested out some of her ideas for the installation. […]

Posted November 12, 2020

Press Play 2020 Exhibition at Kosar Contemporary

Press Play 2020 Spike Print Studio in collaboration with Kosar Contemporary, is  delighted to present the culmination of Spike Print Studio’s year long course Press Play in 2020, designed to support artists to sustain working practice and develop research strategies. Exhibition Dates: 20.10. 2020 | 24.10.2020 Free Entry.Booking essential via Eventbrite Open: Tuesday – […]

Posted October 13, 2020

Update on ‘Stitched Together’, VE Memorial Day Project

Spike Print Studio intended to mark VE Day (8th May) this year with a contemplative, interactive installation led by our current Peter Reddick Bursary Award recipient, Prerna Chandiramani. Finding inspiration in handwritten letters from home, Prerna expresses her experience of displacement by exploring the materiality of paper. Prerna uses handprinted papers for folding sometimes incorporating […]

Posted July 3, 2020

Stiched Together – update from Prerna Chandiramani

VE Memorial project @ Stitched Together’. Launched on 6th May 2020 on Instagram, Facebook and via email. I am inviting everyone to take part in this project where I’m collecting photos of folded paper forms driven by a response to a memory. The string is used to tie the folded paper to hold the unspoken, […]

Posted May 20, 2020

Stitched Together

Stitched Together a VE Day Project

This coming weekend (8-10 May) we would have been taking part in Spike Island Open Studios. Spike Print Studio intended to mark VE Day with a contemplative, interactive installation led by our current Peter Reddick Bursary Award recipient, Prerna Chandiramani.

Posted May 6, 2020

Analogue Interference – The Peter Reddick Bursary for Innovation in Relief Printmaking

Please join us at the private view to see Leonie’s extraordinary work at an exhibition to mark the end of the bursary. Friday 27 September 6-9pm Spike Print Studio, Spike Island 28 Sept – 20 Oct 10am-4pm Mon- Thurs Analogue Interference is a solo exhibition of new work exploring the theme of identity. Leonie re-presents traditional […]

Posted September 12, 2019

The State Of

We are living in a state of drastic change. Extremist political leaders around the world flex their muscles in disregard to the citizens of their states, and continuously threaten the well being of the world around them. Environmentalists around the world consistently recognize the detrimental effects of our obsession for technology in the world around […]

Posted July 5, 2019

Spike Print Studio Learning Programme End of Year Show

You are invited to see the fantastic work that has been produced by students on our 1 Year Portfolio Courses 2018-2019.  We have been teaching  talented students and this is a good opportunity for the public, family and friends to have a leisurely look at the range of work made in the last year. Thursday […]

Posted July 3, 2019

Spike Island Open Studios 2019

Saturday 4 to Monday 6 May 2019, 11am–5pm, Free entry Opening  Night Friday 3 May 2019 6–9pm A regular annual opportunity to  explore the working environments of hundreds of artists, designers and creative businesses. The weekend at Spike Island includes family friendly activities, tours, events and street food by some of Bristol’s best traders. FALL […]

Posted April 24, 2019