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  • Adventure & Art: the fine press book from 1450 to 2011

    Adventure & Art, curated by poet and fine press printer Alan Loney, is about the printer’s craft, evidenced from the first printed books in the 15th century, and given a hugely influential impetus by William Morris and the Arts &… Continue reading

  • Letterpress workshop

    Learn how to set and print metal type and plates on both a Vandercook cylinder proof press and a hand-fed Chandler & Price platen press. We’ll cover the minutiae of handsetting, locking up and makeready. You’ll leave knowing how to… Continue reading

  • Fine Impressions

    FINE IMPRESSIONS: printmaking and artists’ books in Melbourne 1999-2010 showcases beautiful limited-edition books by 20 Melbourne artists and printmakers. In the digital era the future of the printed book seems uncertain, yet the handmade artist’s book is a flourishing artform. Each… Continue reading

  • Impact 7

    IMPACT 7: Intersections & Counterpoints will focus on the multiple identity of the print, exploring the cross-disciplinary nature of printmedia internationally and in the context of the Asia-Pacific region. Printmedia will be explored as a heterogeneous, diverse and all pervading aspect… Continue reading

  • Paper City

    PAPER CITY Curated by Stephen Banham, Christine Eid and Andrew May. Presented by City Gallery in association with the State of Design Festival 2011. This exhibition explores rich stories of our city, our communications and us through letterhead design. The design… Continue reading