SPLASH Summer Exhibition featuring contemporary artists: Rebecca Barnard, Anthony Frost, Gail Mason, Angie Kember, Terri Hogan, Simon Ledson and Derek Nice ​Preview: Friday 14th July 6.30 – 8.30 ​Show continues until Friday 11th August Open daily 10am – 4pm. Closed Sunday ​

Posted July 12, 2017

Kristina Chan

Kristina Chan OFF SITE: Stage Right Spike Print Studio, Spike Island 133 Cumberland Rd, Bristol BS1 6UX 8 July – 23 July, 2017 Private View: Friday 7 July, 2017 l 6:00-9:00 pm Free Admission Kristina Chan is thrilled to present OFF SITE: Stage Right, an encore exhibition at Spike Print Studio of the site- specific […]

Posted June 27, 2017

Discussion at the North Wall Arts Centre

We would like to invite you to join us in a discussion at the North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford OX2 7JN on Saturday 20 May 2pm Dr Emily Trosciancko will lead a discussion on perception and time. This will be a 20 minute talk followed by an open discussion.This is a free event. To book tickets please follow […]

Posted May 22, 2017

Drawn at the RWA

Congratulations to all of our members who have been selected for Drawn. Including Petra Regent, Ros Ford, Chitra Merchant and Sarah Duncan who won the Work on Paper award. Drawn is a biennial open submission drawing exhibition, which aims to explore the boundaries of drawing and celebrate it as both an autonomous discipline and an interdisciplinary tool. Drawing has […]

Posted May 16, 2017

Clare Cutts Printfest Award

Well done to Clare Cutts who won the  Chris Benefield Memorial Award at Printfest. Printfest was founded in 2001, it is the UK’s foremost artist-led printmaking festival. Printfest is dedicated to the exhibition and sale of contemporary prints, it is a rare opportunity for the best of the UK’s printmakers to gather under one roof, […]

Posted May 16, 2017

Pressing Matters

A new printmaking publication, fresh off the printing press… Straddling the worlds of fine art printmaking and the commercial printmaker, this bi-annual publication hopes to inspire newcomers and give a voice and a face to the vast number of people calling printmaking their thing. Useful, insightful, practical, geeky, niche, creative, modern – call it what […]

Posted May 16, 2017

Trace Exhibition at Bankside

Congratulations to our members who where involved in a compelling new exhibition from seven Bristol-based artists, Trace is a collective exposure of process, time, history and place. Dark, forgotten structures, inner and actual landscapes, surreal recreations and deconstructed practices combine to make this a showing of the unexpected. Utilizing print, sculpture, painting and drawing each […]

Posted May 16, 2017

Christine Howes prints for Botanic Garden

‘Maritime Pine’, Wood Engraving by Christine Howes It is a cold and rainy February 2017. I am working on 2 prints at once, not recommended as there is a danger that neither will be finished. But these two prints are very different. The first print, almost completed is a black and white wood engraving, printed […]

Posted May 2, 2017

Charlotte Hodes – talk

7 Feb 2017 11:00-1:00pm Cost £10 Free to any course attendees Book Charlotte Hodes Talk Charlotte Hodes will deliver an illustrated talk on her work. Her practice as an artist takes the form of painting, collage, ceramics and glass. Her ceramic work has been described as “spectacular and desirable”, by art critic Mel Gooding and her intricate […]

Posted January 19, 2017

On The Next Page Blog

Jane Warring who is currently on the I year  ‘Paper Structures: Book Arts Unfolded’ has set up this blog On the Next Page The idea behind this blog is to chart my progress on the one year part time course at Spike Island Print Studio, in Bristol, which I began in September 2016. The course […]

Posted January 19, 2017