INPRINT 2017 Open Printmaking Exhibition
ARTSPACE, | 16/09/2017 : 29/10/2017
Inprint is an open entry by selection national printmaking biennale celebrating contemporary creative printmaking. This year the exhibition is shared across three galleries – The Ropewalk in Barton upon Humber, Eleven and KAG in Humber St. Hull.
The exhibition represents a diverse range of approaches and techniques from printmakers across the UK with work made via etching, solar plate processes, woodblock and lino-cut, collagraph and screenprint. The prints made include decorative, illustrative, observational, and fine art based content with subject matter from the mundane to the fanciful.
The exhibition includes an invited submission of twelve prints from the eminent Edinburgh Printmakers workshop including work by Alan Davie and John Bellany, and from the open entry several works by local printmakers. All the works are for sale.
Four prizes for excellence were awarded by the selectors including two Inprint awards, The Roland Box prize and the Hawthorne materials award. The selectors deliberated hard to separate these prints from the many beautiful works on show in the three galleries.