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40 Printmakers Celebrate 40 Years of Printmaking

Here is a gallery of works by artists participating in the 40/40 Exhibition in 2019 at Art Systems Wickham, sampling their art practice.

All 40 positions for this 40/40 exhibition have now been filled.
You may still register to go on a waiting list.

Below are the terms and conditions of entry

  • Seeking EOI's from printmakers, both current & past members of NPW, to contribute an artwork to exhibitions in 2019/20 to mark our 40th year.

  • Each artist will be allocated a year chosen randomly …beginning with 1979 through to 2019.

  • The work is to reflect something about that year either on a global, local or personal scale in your preferred printmaking medium.

  • This exhibition is a twist on our historical exhibitions, combining both the Miniprint & Bookprint.

  • Each artist to create an edition of 12 on 250-300 GSM on archival printmaking paper.

  • Paper & image size to be confirmed in January 2019

  • Prints will be displayed in a variety of formats during exhibitions including framed, unframed and as part of an artists' book, marking each decade displayed on plinths

  • Artists will receive a number of prints as part of an exchange amongst participating artists.

  • There are 40 places for 40 Printmakers.

  • The launch exhibition will be held at Art Systems Wickham from 8-17 November 2019. Other dates and venues will be scheduled.

  • Entry fee is $100 to cover framing and other costs.

  • All printmaking techniques are accepted.

If this project is something you would like to be a part of please complete the online registration form by Monday 31st December 2018.

Enquiries contact Helene at or call on 0403733776