exhibitions & events 2016
'On paper' - International Printmaking
Trongate 103 Foyer
Exhibition Runs: 5th - 28th August
Preview: 4th August (Trongate 103 First Thursday)
2nd ANNUAL 'ON PAPER' INTERNATIONAL PRINTMAKING AWARD
‘ON PAPER’ 2016 presents an exhibition of the winning and shortlisted artists from the 2nd Annual ‘ON PAPER’ International Printmaking award 2016.
ON PAPER is a project based in Barcelona to encourage and exhibit printmaking work from local and international artists. The ON PAPER project was born in Sala Ramona, a small music and art venue in Barcelona, holding its inaugural show in 2012. Since then, ON PAPER has shown printmaking work from many artists in Sala Ramona.
In 2015, ON PAPER organised its first annual international printmaking award with an exhibition of the shortlisted prints. This year ON PAPER holds its 2nd annual award with the winning and shortlisted prints exhibited in the Trongate 103 Foyer space in association with Glasgow Print Studio.
The winner and runner up will be announced at the opening on Thursday 4 August.
241 artists applied to the 2nd ON PAPER contest, from 40 different countries. The jury voting for this year’s shortlisted prints were:
Professor Fine Art Faculty (University of Barcelona)
Associate Professor Fine Art (Columbia College Chicago)
Artist, musician and Etching Master in the Glasgow Print Studio
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Artist, gallery owner of Galería Mar Dulce and editor at Ediciones Urania
Printmaking artist and winner of ON PAPER contest 2015
The 11 works with the most votes were shortlisted and can be seen at the show. The shortlisted artists are:
Kum Young Kwon
Image: (from top) Katerina Monasta, Jave Yoshimoto, Melanie Davies.