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

10th Flourish Award for Excellence in Printmaking – Preview Friday 18 January 6-9pm

You are warmly welcome to the Private View of Flourish. PRIVATE VIEW: 6-9pm Spike Print Studio, Spike Island, 133 Cumberland Road, Bristol BS1 6UX Exhibition continues from 19 January – 16 February 2019. 10am-4pm Monday – Thursday. Other times by arrangement.  Please ring 0117 929 0135 or email   West Yorkshire Print Workshop is […]

Posted January 14, 2019

Fair Saturday 24th November 2018

[This] Place and Partners In Print – 2 Exhibitions     FAIR SATURDAY 24 NOVEMBER EXHIBITION 12-5PM Spike Print Studio, Spike Island, 133 Cumberland Road, Bristol BS1 6UX 0117 9290135 @spikeprint       This year, Bristol becomes the first city in England to join Fair Saturday, a global movement which aims to […]

Posted November 8, 2018

On Paper Contest

  4th ANNUAL ‘ON PAPER’ INTERNATIONAL PRINTMAKING AWARD 2018 This year 260 artists from 48 different countries have participated in the ON PAPER contest.  All the submisions are visible online at  The show with the shortlisted artists take place every year in a different location.  This year we have the pleasure to show ON PAPER […]

Posted May 8, 2018

Blank Light Exhibition

Nick Greenglass invite

Nick Greenglass, the 2017 recipient of the Peter Reddick Award for Innovation in Relief Printing will be exhibiting works at Spike Print Studio on Friday 16th February 2018 from 6-9pm

Posted January 31, 2018

Demi Insall – Peter Reddick Bursary Award Exhibition

You are warmly welcome to the private view  2015-16 Peter Reddick Bursary Award recipient Demi Insall presents the first solo exhibition of her work. She uses a variety of printmaking techniques in order to document studies of sunlight and atmospheric conditions. The bursary enabled Demi to further develop the traditional relief printmaking processes she uses, whilst also allowing her to […]

Posted September 16, 2016

SPS at the Other Art Fair

Saturday 23 July: 10am-6pm Sunday 24 July: 10am-5pm Arnolfini, Bristol SPIKE PRINT STUDIO: 40 FOR 40 Commemorating 40 years as one of the South West’s leading open access print studios, Spike Print Studio will display ’40 for 40′ at The Other Art Fair – presenting 40 fantastic original prints for 40 groundbreaking years.     An Art Fair for […]

Posted July 18, 2016

Bristol in Print Workshops

4 WORKSHOPS EACH SHOWING A DIFFERENT STAGE OF THE PRINTING PROCESS.  Please book directly with Charlotte Biszewski. To learn more about this project, please visit The first workshop will be this Saturday 21 May.  The workshop starts off site and will be in the SPS studio after midday until 4pm. WORKSHOP 1 21st of May- An […]

Posted May 18, 2016

Spike Island Open Studios 2016

Private View: Friday 29 April (6-9pm) Date: Saturday 30 April – Monday 2 May (11am-5pm) Venue:  Spike Print Studio, Spike Island, 133 Cumberland Road, Bristol BS1 6UX As part of  Spike Island’s Open Studios, we at SPS are holding a number of exciting events which will also help us fundraise for the studio. 2016 is our […]

Posted April 20, 2016