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The Derby Print Open is an exhibition celebrating printmakers based in the United Kingdom.

 

Green Door Printmaking Studio is Derbyshire’s only open access artist studio dedicated to the art and craft of innovative and environmentally sound printmaking. We strive to raise the profile of printmaking as a hprimary art form with a long and distinguished history. We also host and organise the International Print Exchange.

The Derby Print Open 2018 is now closed

Thank you to everyone who participated in and visited the exhibition! 

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DPO 2019 call for submissions to be announced January 2019

Exhibition Catalogue

Our 2018 catalogue features all 85 prints, and 45 printmakers' details which participated in our first Derby Print Open. The catalogue comes in tabloid newspaper format.

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2018 Selected Printmakers

2018 Award Winners

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The Air Arts Exhibition Prize

The recipients of this award will receive a 6 month exhibition at Royal Derby Hospital.

 

Award Winners

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The Green Door Printmaking Studio Award

The recipient of this award will receive a free printmaking short course of their choice.

 

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The Old Lock Up Gallery Award

The recipient of this award will receive four free life drawing classes at The Old Lockup Gallery.

 

Award Winner

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The Banks Mill Studios Award

The recipient of this award will receive a one year Affiliate Membership at Banks Mill with the opportunity to take part in Open Studios.

 

Award Winner

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The Green Door Printmaking Studio Student Prize

The recipient of this award will receive 3 months free student membership of Green Door Printmaking Studio.

 

Award Winner

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The St Cuthbert’s Mill Award

The recipient of this award will receive 25 sheets of Somerset 250gsm printmaking paper, worth over £80.

 

Award Winner

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The Design at 44 Award

The recipient of this award will receive £25 Gift Voucher for Design at 44.

 

Award Winner

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The Green Man Gallery Exhibition Prize

The recipient of this award will receive a four-week exhibition at The Green Man in 2019.

 

Award Winner

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People's Choice Award

In addition to the awards listed above, there will also be a People's Choice award which will be voted for by the public. The recipient of this award will be announced at the end of the exhibition and the winner will receive free guaranteed entry to the 2019 Derby Print Open.

 

Award Winner TBA