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16 Sep 2016 - 21 Oct 2016

An exhibtion of selected work from the 2016 Print Awards as part of the 2016 International Print Biennale

Public Preview: 16 Sep 2016 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Explore printmaking ideas and processes by artists from countries including Australia, Brazil, Canada, Germany, Japan, Poland, South Korea, UK and USA and also view the winners of the prestigious 2016 Print Awards prizes which will be announced on 16 September 2016.

The 2016 Print Awards are the centrepiece of the International Print Biennale and showcase the most exciting artists working in print right now from across the world. Following an international call for artists, this exhibition, taking place across three venues, presents the work of 31 artists chosen from over 780 entries.

The international selection panel for 2016 Print Awards were Christiane Baumgartner, David Cleaton-Roberts and Sune Nordgren. Each selector also invited one artist and we are pleased to present works by Marina Bindella (Italy), Cornelia Parker (UK) and Adam Saks (Denmark).

You will find the following artists' work at Gallery North:

Dana Ariel
Alison Bernal
Takuji Hamanaka
Eleanor Havsteen-Franklin
Irena Keckes
Sun Ju Lee
Liz K Miller
Hyunsung Park
Cornelia Parker
Rachel Povey
Susan Ridge
Senye Shen
VikLeka (A.M. Leka and Vic Godard)

There will also be selected works on display at Northern Print and Vane from 16 September – 29 October 2016.