Monday, February 02, 2015

The Boston Printmakers 2015 North American Print Biennial

Deadline: May 8, 2015 {ONLINE}

2015 North American Print Biennial
The Boston Printmakers

Lesley University
Cambridge, MA
November 8, 2015 to December 12, 2015

Presenting the best in contemporary and traditional printmaking, the North American Print Biennial has long been recognized as one of the most prestigious events in printmaking. Founded in 1947, the mission of the Boston Printmakers is to promote public knowledge of printmaking, encourage and support artists working in printmaking, and promote excellence and innovation within the field of printmaking.


North American artists 18 years and older are eligible to enter. Original, innovative works in all printmaking media are eligible. Photographs, offset reproductions, or reproductions of artwork originally produced in another medium will not be considered. Submitted work may not have been exhibited in any other Boston Printmakers exhibition.

Willie Cole is a noted contemporary American conceptual and visual artist. He creates imaginative and powerful prints, sculptures, and installations. Cole’s work is found in numerous private and public collections and museums around the world, including the Museum of Modern Art, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.

Over $10,000 is available in juror-designated purchase prizes and materials awards. The Boston Printmakers’ purchase prizes are placed into permanent collections at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; the Art Complex Museum, Duxbury, MA; and the Boston Printmakers Collection at the Boston Public Library. Additionally, this show generates a large number of sales through Patron and public purchases.

Biennial Venue
The Boston Printmakers 2015 North American Print Biennial is honored to be one of the inaugural exhibitions at The Lunder Arts Center at Lesley University College of Arts and Design, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Download Prospectus: BP_2015_Prospectus.pdf

Applications accepted via CaFE (links directly to the call):

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The Boston Printmakers
at Lesley University
University Hall L-019
29 Everett Street
Cambridge, MA 02138