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Chitra Merchant at The London Original Print Fair

Well done Chitra who  had a print exhibited with RA editions at this years London Original Print Fair. The LOPF is the longest running art fair in London at The Royal Academy where visitors have the unparalleled opportunity to buy original prints spanning five centuries, from top international dealers, galleries and studios.

Posted June 19, 2019

Peter Reddick Bursary Award 2019-2020

We are offering a bursary of £2500 to a new graduate to support his or her practice in relief printing. We are particularly interested in graduates who are innovative and experimental whilst using the oldest of print techniques. The bursary is for 1 year and awards membership to the studio with full support, learning opportunities […]

Posted April 5, 2019

Norman Ackroyd at SPS

On Saturday 9th Feb we where delighted to welcome Norman Ackroyd CBE RA to our studio. It was an amazing day of talks, demonstrations, printing and discussing techniques. Norman Ackroyd CBE RA studied at Leeds College of Art from 1956 to 1961, and subsequently at the Royal College of Art, London from 1961 to 1964. […]

Posted March 13, 2019

10th Flourish Award at SPS

 We are delighted to be exhibiting West Yorkshire Print Workshop’s annual Flourish Award exhibition. Established in 2009 to champion printmakers working throughout Yorkshire, Flourish now celebrates work from across the UK, with an exhibition of artists selected from open submission. The exhibition brings together a wide range of prints made by artists shortlisted for this […]

Posted February 6, 2019

SPS goes to Hepworth Wakefield

The Hepworth Wakefield’s popular Print Fair returns in 2019 with a host of exciting stalls, activities and events celebrating the art of printmaking. Held in The Calder, the converted mill space, and featuring a handpicked selection of over 50 printmakers, collectives and galleries from around the UK, the fair will provide a friendly atmosphere in […]

Posted February 6, 2019

Creating, Producing & Collecting Contemporary Prints

A conversation at Hauser & Wirth around collecting prints and the meaning of editions.

Posted December 4, 2018

[This] place and Fair Saturday

24 November 2018 EXHIBITION 12-5 PM at Spike Print Studio, Spike Island, 133 Cumberland Road, Bristol BS1 6UX Asylum seekers and refugees from Borderlands Drop-in Centre have had the opportunity to attend free printmaking sessions at Spike Print Studio, held once a month, since September 2017. This exhibition shows a remarkable series of prints that […]

Posted October 30, 2018

Lisa Takahashi wins the Wild Card heat on Sky Arts Landscape Artist of the Year

Lisa is the wild card winner in heat 2 of Sky Arts Landscape artist of the Year 2018. The heat took place at Viking Bay, Broadstairs and her painting was voted the best out of the 50 artists that participated by the judges, Tai Shan Shierenbeg, Kate Bryan and Kathleen Soriano. Lisa’s painting will now […]

Posted October 25, 2018

Gail Mason wins at The Society of Women Artists

Gail won the Premier Art Award at the Society of Women Artists at The Mall Galleries which was presented by their patron Princess Michael of Kent , she even got  to shake hands with Royalty! Wow, well done Gail! Her winning print was Rip Tide, a silkscreen monotype. The exhibition runs from 25-30 Sept at the […]

Posted October 1, 2018

Jess Bugler wins award at The National Original Print Exhibition

Jess has won the Intaglio Printmaker Prize at this year’s National Original Print Exhibition for her  Linoprint Collage “Fracture” which was exhibited at the Spike Island open studios in May. Wow, great news Jess! National Original Print Exhibition is an international open competition established by the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers which celebrates the best in all […]

Posted September 26, 2018