Opportunity: Printfest 2017
Deadline: 1st January 2017
Entry Fee: £290 stand fee
Prizes: Printmaker of the Year Award, Printmakers’ Printmaker Award, Visitor’s Choice Award, Awagami Paper Award, McClures Award, Chris Benefield Memorial Award and Founders Award
Details: Printfest was founded in 2001, it is the UK’s foremost artist-led printmaking festival. Printfest is dedicated to the exhibition and sale of contemporary prints, it is a rare opportunity for the best of the UK’s printmakers to gather under one roof, to share practice and learn from each other.
Printfest offers visitors the occasion to view and purchase art works, to meet the artists and to learn more about printmaking. The Printfest weekend is held each early May bank holiday at the Coronation Hall in the festival town of Ulverston, Cumbria.