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Digital Studio News – Marta Hernandez Galan (Tuchi)
Technique: Monotype Screenprint Tuchi (Marta Hernandez Galan) is an artist and printmaker. The sources for Tuchi are fleeting scenes from memories of everyday life. Digital Studio News – Marta Hernandez Galan. Absurd and poetic, she uses the humour and complementary …
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How Vanitas Came About by John Phillips
‘Life,’ John Lennon famously proposed ‘is what happens to you when you’re busy planning other things’. Almost two years ago I did something (which for me) was very unusual. I retreated into the studio, and began to work alone on images …
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Kids Linocut Workshop for What ho! Exhibition
We recently held a workshop for kids in the gallery, taking inspiration from the fantastic linocuts on display by Andrzej Klimowski. Children were invited to sketch their own designs, from fish and elephants to foxes and flowers, before carving them …
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Berry Klingman – Artist in Residence
It was to our delight that Berry Klingman (Professor of art, printmaking and drawing at Baylor University, Texas) joined us for another Summer residency in the print studio. For the duration of four weeks this July 2016, Berry produced a …
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Helen Whitmore Wire Drawings
  Helen Whitmore has been making screen prints in the studio from here ‘wire drawings’ – intriguing shapes created from a wire sculpture originally bent to resemble a single sheet of A4 writing paper. The final prints are beautifully sculptural …
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Return to Drawing Evening Course
Our first ever ‘Return to Drawing’ course with John Phillips and Darren van der Merwe has come to an end after 5 weeks of experimentation. Here are a few photos to record our time during these evenings. Starting off with …
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Summer School at londonprintstudio
Our summer schools this year are designed to help artists to develop their skills to a high level, with tutoring and support from our studio co-ordinator Darren van der Merwe.  Each school runs for four consecutive days (from Tuesday to …
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Enchanted Page – Friends Workshops
We invited local schools to come and take part in some creative workshops last month, as a part of ‘Enchanted Page – Friends’ exhibition in the gallery. Several illustrators who had work exhibited in the show came to lend a …
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Angela Rudge-Litten
We have been working with Angela Rudge-Litten, who  attended Kingston College of Art, where she became inspired by the French artist Toulouse Lautrec. At the age of 16, she exhibited a portrait of her father at the Royal Academy Summer …
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Katja Angeli in the Digital Studio
Katja Angeli recently won the Clifford Chance postgraduate Printmaking award in London with prints printed digitally at londonprintstudio. Katja uses the the digital facility here in a highly experimental and innovative way, printing her bold, colourful forms onto lightweight Japanese …
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Tate Kids film How to Be a Screen Printer
We recently welcomed Tate Kids to our printmaking studio to learn all about screen printing with enthusiast Marianne Keating. As you can see from the video they made, the kids were full of questions about what it means to be a screen …
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Augusta Akerman’s Residency
“I was attracted to lithography because of the work of various artists I have been influenced by over the years. Eric Ravillious’ lithos are some of my favourite things in the world. I love the scope of lithography and how …
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Alison Heath Screen Prints
Artist and printmaker, Alison Heath has been producing beautiful screen prints in our studio for an upcoming exhibition in Japan. The prints explore the relationship between the photographic and graphic image and culminate in prints that play with the conventional spacial boundaries …
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Scrum Down – Our Section of the Longest Linocut
We had a lot of fun hosting a children’s linocut workshop on the 19th September, which coincided with our Open Studio Day. Children from around the area were invited to help us design our 3 metre length of lino for …
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Nour Festival – Arwa Abouon
Press Release For immediate release Birthmark Theory – prints by Arwa Abouon Exhibition runs from 20th October – 14th November 2015 Admission free londonprintstudio is delighted to present the work of Libyan / Canadian artist Arwa Abouon. Subtle and approachable, …
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Making the Most of MOOCS
Want some free education? It’s the time of year to start. Top US universities are  leading the way with MOOCS (massive open online courses)  with unlimited participation and free open access via the web. Free online courses run from Creativity (Stanford) …
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‘Hot Off the Press’ Piece for Multiplied Art Fair
We were recently included in a list of five exhibitors, who reveal what and who they will be showing at this October’s Multiplied, hosted by Christie’s. Our director, John Phillips, has one of his ‘flower’ series featured (pictured).  ‘Holding prints …
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Christiaan Diedericks’ Residency
Christiaan Diedericks has been working in our print studio, with a two week residency. Christiaan is from South Africa and was educated at the University of Pretoria. He says ‘My most recent He says:- ‘My most recent work investigates Dystopia and the dystopian …
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Exhibition Notes for Printopia
Printopia exhibition is now up and running and free for all to see. To help guide you through the various forms of printmaking in the gallery, we have created this handy document entitled ‘How and Why do Artists use print?’ …
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Helping Hannah Collins at Camden Arts Centre
Hannah Collins, British artist and photographer, called upon the help of our director John Phillips and print studio coordinator Darren van der Merwe to assist with her latest exhibtion at Camden Arts Centre. The studio was commissioned to screenprint a …
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Annicka Reed New Graduate Award
“I create woodblock and stop frame animation installations that question the absurdity of the everyday. I record my daily experiences mindful of the idea that life is irrational, incongruous and illogical. Georges Perec often resonates in my mind while drawing …
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Wedding Invitations printed on the Letterpress
These stunning invitations were designed by graphic designer Harriet Fairbrother for her upcoming wedding. Copper ink on colourplan gfsmith dark grey stock turned out to be a subtle and elegant combination, the lettering slightly embossed into the card. This was a …
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Sanchita Islam’s ‘Schizophrenics can be Good Mothers Too’
We  worked on the production of Sanchita Islam‘s show ‘Schizophrenics can be Good Mothers Too‘ at Rich Mix (June 4th- 27th).   The exhibition includes work exploring issues of postpartum psychosis, a scroll addressing psychological and actual warfare, created with mental health …
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Print Studio Member – Lucy Farley
Lucy Farley says “I have always approached printmaking as a painter, which is why I find freedom and enjoyment in the range of lithographic marks as well as sugarlift etching and monoprints on plastic. I like each print to have …
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John ‘Hoppy’ Hopkins
It was with great sadness that I heard that our friend and supporter  John ‘Hoppy’ Hopkins had died. While he had clearly been frail for some considerable time, his relationship with the studio went back to mid 1970’s when he …
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Follow Me Around The Room Artwork
Under one curator, 35 artists will hijack londonprintstudio, setting up occupation for a total of four weeks. The protest is simple – watch our noise, not your own. In a world where information has reached saturation point, FMATR joins in …
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Course Update – Improvers Stone Lithography
New for 2015! Due to the popularity of our Introduction to Stone Lithography course, we are now running a two day Improvers Stone Lithography workshop. Participants will start with stone preparation and then continue to work with crayons and explore …
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20:20 Project – Prints by LPS members
This summer are studio members got busy making some great work to take part  in this year’s 20:20 Print Exchange with Hot Bed Press and a range of other print studios. Here is a selection of work produced by our 20  members …
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London Design Festival 2014: Wallpaper Exhibition
Wallpaper – Artist’s Interior Worlds – London Design Festival 2014 On Saturday 13th September londonprintstudio will launch their new show ‘Wallpaper – Artist’s Interior Worlds’ as part of the London Design Festival 2014. Going far beyond the world of climbing …
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London Design Festival 2014: LPS Open Studio 2014
London Design Festival 2014 Event: LPS Open Studio & Children’s Workshop We open our doors once again this year, for another Open Studio which will be part of London Design Festival 2014! On Saturday 13th September 2014 we are running a series of …
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Event: Queens Park Day
Event: Queens Park Day – Sunday 14th September 2014  We are making our first appearance at this year’s Queens Park Day, taking place on Sunday 14th September 2014. Queens Park Day is a large, popular, free community event held in Queens Park with …
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Course update: Improvers Etching (2-day)
We have introduced a brand new two-day Improvers Etching course which will be on Saturday 1st & Saturday 8th November 2014. Our improvers course is perfect for beginner etchers who wish to build on their etching techniques. This course allows participants …
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In the Print Studio: Janet Milner
Congratulations to lps studio member Janet Milner, whose screenprint Earth, Wind and Fire was selected for this years RA Summer Exhibition. We are also delighted to be exhibiting this popular print in our 2014 Members Summer Show – there’s still time to catch the show …
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In the Digital Studio: Naomi Edmondson
It has been an extremely busy month in the Digital Studio. We were delighted to see Naomi Edmondson return to the studio, who is a recent Graphic Design graduate from the London College of Communication.Naomi exhibited a series of image patterns …
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In the Digital Studio: Anna O’Hara & Patrick O’Hara
In the Digital Studio this month we were thrilled to work with Patrick O’Hara on a new print project, reproducing a series paintings by his wife Anna O’Hara. Anna O’Hara’s full-time painting career took place predominantly in 1982, submitting oil paintings to galleries …
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Director’s News – July 2014
I’m delighted that on 1 July the Arts Council confirmed it’s commitment to continue supporting londonprintstudio during 2015 to 2018. ACE funding enables the studio to provide such a wide range of opportunities and support services to artists and the …
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RAMP Gallery – 4×3
RAMP is a contemporary public art gallery, situated in the heart of Hamilton City, New Zealand at Wintec’s School of Media Arts. RAMP runs a curated programme of exhibitions showing work from New Zealand and International artists. We are delighted …
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Take part in 20:20 Print Exchange 2014
Dear lps Studio Members, I am writing to you about this year’s 20:20 print exchange hosted by Hot Bed Press. We are really hoping that londonprintstudio would be able to take part this year, as it would be a great …
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Visit our stand: Multiplied 2014
We are delighted to be exhibiting at this years Multiplied Art Fair at Christies in South Kensington. This is the second time we will be exhibiting at the fair which will take place from Thursday 17th until Monday 20th October 2014. Multiplied …
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Visit our Members Summer Exhibition 2014
Members Summer Exhibition 2014 Contemporary fine art prints produced by current londonprintstudio members. Exhibition runs from Friday 27th June until Saturday 23rd August 2014. We launched our annual Summer Members show on Thursday 26th June with an exhibition of beautiful prints produced …
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News Update – June!
News Update – June It was great to meet so many visitors attending this year’s londonprintstudio Member’s Summer Exhibition. If you didn’t manage to get along I hope you’ll call in over the coming weeks to see some really great …
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Calling all 2014 Graduates!
The graduate season is now upon us and there have been some wonderful shows taking place simultaneously around the UK. The annual shows are a wonderful opportunity to experience emerging contemporary art and design practise from students graduating this year. …
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Open Studio – Saturday 21st June 2014
lps Summer Open Studio 2014 Saturday 21st June2.30pm – 5.30pm Our popular Open Studio event will take place on Saturday 21st June 2014. We invite visitors to explore our Print & Digital Studio, Gallery and Shop. Our Print Studio technicians …
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Artist Residency – Louise Heckl
londonprintstudio has designed a special residency programme, for international and local artists who wish to come to London to use studio facilities as part of a working vacation. This month the lps team were delighted to introduce Louise Heckl to the studio, …
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Maida Hill Market – launches Saturday 31st May 2014
From Saturday 31st May we’ll be taking part in an exciting new weekly market in West London. Maida Hill Market will be celebrating a selection of up-and-coming artists, designers and food and drink stalls. We will be featuring selected limited …
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Children’s Art Week Event – Saturday 21st June 2014
Accessorise Me! – Come along and screenprint your own portrait. Saturday 21st June, 14.30londonprintstudio – 425 Harrow Road, W10 4REFree AdmissionThis year our Open Studio is part of Children’s Art Week, a celebration of art across the UK in galleries, …
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Interview with Digital Studio Technician Constantina Riala
We would like to introduce our Digital Technician Constantina Riala, Constantina completed her MA in Visual Culture from the University of Westminster in 2006. We talk to Constantina about the projects she has been working on in the Digital Studio …
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Enhanced support print studio sessions
New – Print studio enhanced sessions Enhanced support print studio sessions – every Wednesdays from  19th March from 6.30pm till 9.00pm (at the same time as open access spaces) Have you just completed a course in screenprinting, lithography or etching? …
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Shop news – online prints
Over the past few weeks there have been various updates to our online shop, we have added new artists, prints, books, gifts and cards. Our shop offers a wide selection of prints and creations from both leading artists and studio members, …
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Freestyle Magazine ‘Les Descouvertes’ Award
We were all delighted to hear Freestyle Magazine won the ‘Descouvertes’ award at Maison et Objet in Paris this month, who were exhibiting with Turnaround Publisher Services at the show. Freestyle Magazine is about communication, creativity and play featuring; Art, Design, Photography, …
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