Thursday, October 24, 2013
Print Portfolio Exchange
This is an open theme portfolio where printmakers are welcome to use their diverse ideas to create an
edition using any traditional printmaking technique, i.e.; woodcut, intaglio, lithography, screen-print etc.
(Digital prints are not acceptable) for the second annual Ink Bandits exchange.
One print from each artist’s edition will be reserved for the collection of the University of Texas of the
Permian Basin and a second for an exhibition at Dee’s Bistro on December 18th, 2013. The full portfolio will
also be published in an online gallery at inkbandits.blogspot.com. Any additional exhibitions will be
announced on the Ink Bandits web page.
Deadline: November 30, 2013
Paper Size: 11” x 14”
Edition: 16 prints (14 returned)
Each print should be editioned and protected by a sheet of glassine or newsprint the same size as the
paper. All prints must be hand pulled and original. Please include the entry fee in your package, with
checks payable to the University of Texas of the Permian Basin (UTPB). Prints should be shipped in a reusable
Visual Arts Building
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
4901 E. University Blvd.
Odessa, Texas 79761
622 N Lee Ave
Odessa, Tx 79761
Opening Reception: December 18th, 2013
December 18th-20th, 2013
If you have any questions you can contact Mario Kiran at
Please include the following information with your package:
Title of Print:
Enclosed Fee: $20 (cheque/cash)
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Chemistry 2014 Last Best Printfest Portfolio Exchange Portfolio Information
As part of the upcoming “Last Best Print Fest” the ZACC Printshop is hosting it’s forth annual
portfolio exchange. All local printmakers are invited to submit an edition of prints based on the theme
Chemistry. Of the edition of twelve, ten of the prints will be redistributed to other participants in a random
selection process, and one print will be available for sale at The Printfest Portfolio Exchange Opening on
February 14th, as a fundraiser for the ZACC Printshop, and the last will be retained as part of a complete set for
the ZACC Printshop Archive. The prints from the portfolios will be exhibited at The ZACC from February 14th
through March 9th as part of Printfest. For more information contact Patricia Thornton at
For this exchange we invite you to interpret the word as narrowly or broadly as you want and submit your
strongest and most compelling print with Chemistry in mind.
The exchange is open to any printmakers in Montana. Editions should consist of twelve impressions numbered
1/12 to 12/12, using any archival material.
Paper size: 11”x14” - prints can be full bleed
Edition size: 12; numbered 1/12 to 12/12 (no proofs or editions larger than 12)
Media: All forms of printmaking are accepted.
Labeling: In pencil, clearly print artist’s name, title, and media on the back of
Prints must be the original artwork of the submitting artist, and must be dry at the
time of submission. The portfolio organizers reserve the right to refuse entry of any submission that fails to
conform to the portfolio guidelines.
To participate in the Portfolio Exchange we require that you register through Submittable.
CLICK HERE TO GO TO SUBMITTABLE:
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Portfolios will be due by Dec. 15th, 2013. They can be submitted to The Zootown Arts Community Center, 235
North 1st. Missoula, MT. 59801.