On Paper is a project to promote the art of printmaking and develop connections between printmakers around the world. On Paper this year presents its 4nd Print Award and invites anyone worldwide to partecipate.
Each artist can submit one piece of work on a paper size of 300mm x 400mm (30cm x 40cm) or the equivalent 11x17in. The print size can be anything within the size of the paper.
The work must have been made using any traditional printmaking techniques, including:
Artists are encouraged to use non-toxic techniques. Digital prints (prints made with a printer) are not accepted.
However, digital processes can be used to elaborate prints that are traditionally printed.
The work must be relatively new, completed in the last couple of years, not before, and not have received a prize before.
The shortlisted artists for the On Paper Award 2018 will be exhibited in the Spike Print Studio at Spike Island, Bristol (UK) in summer 2018.
Entry fee is 26 Euro.
This competition is open to anyone worldwide.
The 1st prize winner will recive 1000 Euro. The 2nd prize, 300 Euro, will be for the print with the most creative printing process. The Awagami Factory sponsors The Awagami Paper Award – 100 sheets of Awagami editioning paper worth 500 Euro.
For all further informations about the On Paper International Printmaking Award 2018 visit the following official website here.