Gestetner 140 Celebration / Exhibitions

Organised by MAMDP student Gin Saunders: Before photocopiers took over copy-making, messier, cheaper simpler duplicators ruled the world. The Gestetner revolutionised the office making printing easy, cheap and widely accessible. Its simplicity, efficacy and economy quickly put it at the

Gestetner 140 Celebration / Exhibitions

Organised by MAMDP student Gin Saunders: Before photocopiers took over copy-making, messier, cheaper simpler duplicators ruled the world. The Gestetner revolutionised the office making printing easy, cheap and widely accessible. Its simplicity, efficacy and economy quickly put it at the

Postcards for Perec exhibition

Organised by MAMDP alum Linda Parr. With contributions from many MAMDP students and alumni. Form Linda: Postcards for Perec is now full, artists from twenty-two countries responded to the call to create the Two Hundred and Forty-three Postcards in Real

Postcards for Perec exhibition

Organised by MAMDP alum Linda Parr. With contributions from many MAMDP students and alumni. Form Linda: Postcards for Perec is now full, artists from twenty-two countries responded to the call to create the Two Hundred and Forty-three Postcards in Real

Bristol Artist’s Book Event – The Lost Weekend 17th – 18th April 2021

With restrictions due to Covid, we are hosting a ‘lost weekend’ version of BABE over the weekend of 17 – 18 April 2021 as an interim BABE in the run up to our usual larger event which we now plan

Bristol Artist’s Book Event – The Lost Weekend 17th – 18th April 2021

With restrictions due to Covid, we are hosting a ‘lost weekend’ version of BABE over the weekend of 17 – 18 April 2021 as an interim BABE in the run up to our usual larger event which we now plan

Imi Maufe – public talk, Center for Book Arts New York, 4th May 2021

MAMDP alum Imi Maufe is presenting Books Boxed on Tour – a public talk at the Center for Book Arts, New York in May. This Book Talk will look at historical and contemporary examples of boxed bookworks, including projects from

Imi Maufe – public talk, Center for Book Arts New York, 4th May 2021

MAMDP alum Imi Maufe is presenting Books Boxed on Tour – a public talk at the Center for Book Arts, New York in May. This Book Talk will look at historical and contemporary examples of boxed bookworks, including projects from

Zoë Power – We Shall Dance Again – billboards across Bristol

MAMDP alum Zoë Power has produced ‘We Shall Dance Again’, a large-scale print that is currently on billboards across Bristol. This is in collaboration with Build Hollywood’s ‘Your Space or Mine’ campaign, project using advertising space for creative uses during lockdown.  Read

Zoë Power – We Shall Dance Again – billboards across Bristol

MAMDP alum Zoë Power has produced ‘We Shall Dance Again’, a large-scale print that is currently on billboards across Bristol. This is in collaboration with Build Hollywood’s ‘Your Space or Mine’ campaign, project using advertising space for creative uses during lockdown.  Read

Leonie Bradley presents at MakeReady, 10th & 11th April 2021, USA

Leonie Bradley is showing a video at MakeReady, this year’s virtual SGC International Printmaking Conference. The event is Printflix, organised by theprintdigitalprintmaker and Susan Rostow, showcasing artists that have used technology coupled with traditional printmaking to make animations. Leonie collaborated

Leonie Bradley presents at MakeReady, 10th & 11th April 2021, USA

Leonie Bradley is showing a video at MakeReady, this year’s virtual SGC International Printmaking Conference. The event is Printflix, organised by theprintdigitalprintmaker and Susan Rostow, showcasing artists that have used technology coupled with traditional printmaking to make animations. Leonie collaborated

BABE – Bristol Artist’s Book Event: Creative challenges for April 2021

In the run up to Bristol Artist’s Book Event at Arnolfini on 17-18 April 2021, we have some creatives prompts for anyone to join in, set by Sarah Bodman (MAMDP/CFPR), Angie Butler (MAMDP alum/CFPR), Tom Sowden (UWE), and Emily Artinian and

BABE – Bristol Artist’s Book Event: Creative challenges for April 2021

In the run up to Bristol Artist’s Book Event at Arnolfini on 17-18 April 2021, we have some creatives prompts for anyone to join in, set by Sarah Bodman (MAMDP/CFPR), Angie Butler (MAMDP alum/CFPR), Tom Sowden (UWE), and Emily Artinian and

The Art of the Maker student and alumni symposium

The Art of the Maker Student Symposium – Sustainability and Resilience for Studio-Based Practice and Practice-Based Research Monday 22nd March & Thursday 25th March 2021  UWE Bristol School of Art & Design The Centre for Fine Print Research (CFPR) The

The Art of the Maker student and alumni symposium

The Art of the Maker Student Symposium – Sustainability and Resilience for Studio-Based Practice and Practice-Based Research Monday 22nd March & Thursday 25th March 2021  UWE Bristol School of Art & Design The Centre for Fine Print Research (CFPR) The

Gin Saunders writes about her Gestetner project in Printmaking Today journal

Gin Saunders has written an article about her forthcoming exhibition projects ‘Gestetner 140’ celebrating the 140th anniversary of the duplicator machine patented in 1881 by David Gestetner. Read all about it in the Spring 2021 issue of Printmaking Today, Vol

Gin Saunders writes about her Gestetner project in Printmaking Today journal

Gin Saunders has written an article about her forthcoming exhibition projects ‘Gestetner 140’ celebrating the 140th anniversary of the duplicator machine patented in 1881 by David Gestetner. Read all about it in the Spring 2021 issue of Printmaking Today, Vol

Linda Parr ABC artist’s talk 25th March 2021

MAMDP alum Linda Parr gave a fantastic talk about her practice and influences for Artists’ Books Club this week. Many thanks to Linda for sharing her experiences with books to the book tribe. And we are all looking forward to

Linda Parr ABC artist’s talk 25th March 2021

MAMDP alum Linda Parr gave a fantastic talk about her practice and influences for Artists’ Books Club this week. Many thanks to Linda for sharing her experiences with books to the book tribe. And we are all looking forward to