Lasting Impressions

We are delighted to share the press release from Scarborough Art Gallery regarding the Printmakers Council Print Archive and the upcoming exhibition. Lasting Impressions – a selection of works from the Printmakers Council archive  25 March to 18 June 2017 An exhibition celebrating printmakers and their work, and featuring many prints which have never been […]

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Moth-eaten taxidermy and hybrid lithography

Moth-eaten taxidermy and hybrid lithography  by Caroline Whitehead After several years working mainly with silkscreen, I have made most of my recent prints either using various forms of alternative lithography – mokulito (lithography on wood); waterless litho; and so-called “kitchen” litho (using aluminium foil and cola) – or etched linoleum. What all these methods have […]

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A Sixties Pressure Group

A SIXTIES PRESSURE GROUP: FIFTY YEARS OF THE PRINTMAKERS COUNCIL by Michael Kennedy   The Printmaker’s Council, largely the initiative of printmaker, painter and teacher Michael Rothenstein, had its origins in a series of informal meetings in the early 1960’s, some of which were held at his London flat and others either at Bertorelli’s restaurant […]

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Sumi Perera: Featured Artist

Featured Artist – Sumi Perera   As an interdisciplinary art practitioner, for me, the allure of  printmaking lies in the potential that the process offers in enabling me to use different methods and materials to generate multiple permutations from a given set of substrates. Perhaps working as a doctor and scientist, pushes me into considering […]

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