"FPS Blossom and Flourish"
An exhibition of resilience by the Members of FPS
Be part of a large scale installation and help us create the largest bouquet of printed flowers that we can here at FPS Gallery by filling a wall (or even two or three walls) with original prints featuring flowers/foliage.
- This exhibition will be in place of this year's Summer Salon.
- No entry fee charged. All works to be donated to FPS
- For this fundraising exhibition all works to be available for sale, priced at $25.
- Money raised will go towards our ongoing overheads at FPS during a difficult year.
- All work to be 20 x 20cm, (or 20cm diameter for circular works) on any type of paper, and can be bleed print or with a border.
-The print can incorporate 3 dimensional aspects, such as folding or collage, must incorporate some form of printmaking.
-You can submit an edition or varied edition of an image, to help this installation grow. Up to four of an image.
-All works details must be clearly written on back of work: artist, title, year created, medium and edition
Be part of this large installation work created with your fellow printmakers across Australia.
The more works we receive, the greater the work will grow - help us create an immense and inspirational bouquet of glorious prints of flowers and foliage - what could show our resilience and optimism better?!
Purchase a work for $25 and help support FPS!
With your help, this Summer, our FPS Gallery will be transformed by this inspirational, collegiate collaboration.
Please send in or deliver your entries to FPS by November 7th.
Entry forms will be available in coming weeks.
ARTISTS BOOK PRIZE 2020
Due date for submission of forms and fees and books
Thursday September 24th
EXHIBITION DATES: Sat Sept 26th - Oct 10th, 2020
Announcements/celebration: TBA due to Covid19
2. Experimentation with form
3. Response to text
4. Grand Prize
ENTRY FEES: $40 for one entry and $60 for 2 entries
Concession $20 for one, and $30 for two (healthcare card holders, or students).
DOWNLOAD TERMS & CONDITIONS & ENTRY FORM HERE
ARTISTS BOOKS PRIZE JUDGES:
Soumilas is the Gallery Curator/Coordinator, Glen Eira City Council Gallery, Melbourne. She has worked in the public gallery and museum sector in Australia and overseas for over twenty five years in curatorial and management roles. Diane has curated over 70 exhibitions of Australian and international art.
As the Director of Douglas Stewart Fine BooksDouglas Stewart has been buying and selling rare books since 1995. He specialises in rare books in the arts, fine press and early travel books, from 1455 to the present day. Douglas works with collectors, galleries, libraries, and museums in the acquisition of artists' books and other rare books, and regularly exhibits at book fairs internationally. Douglas is the current President of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers (ANZAAB).
WORKS DUE AT FPS BY OCTOBER 15TH
EXHIBITION POSTPONED UNTIL FEB 2021
There is a maximum of 20 FPS artists for this project, only a few spots left - please email to confirm participation.
An exhibition of RELIEF PRINTS by
Exhibition dates: March 3rd - 21st, 2021
Bathurst Street Printmakers, Sydney
at the Calyx, Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney
Exhibition dates: 12th - 18th April
Thumb Print Workshop
Exhibition dates: TBA
DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORM HERE