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Posted by Cheryl Kaplan

Dave Dyment’s Substitute City: Printed Live at Open Studio’s Artist Proof Sale

This year, at Open Studio, we are so fortunate to have an artwork by Dave Dyment, commissioned specially for our annual Artist Proof Sale on December 1st. Substitute City is an altered transit map of Toronto, which includes fictional subway stops erected by film and television crews. Painstakingly researched, the graphic screenprint introduces three new lines and […]

Posted by Chris Jones

Printopolis equal parts education and celebration

When editors Jenn Law and Tara Cooper (above) and designer Edward Guinasao picked up the printer’s proof of Printopolis, Cooper turned to her collaborators and declared, “We did it! And we’re all still friends!” Cooper and Law laugh about it now but the journey from initial meetings to the book launch on November 25 was […]

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Printopolis Publication Now Available!

We’re pleased to announce the publication of Printopolis, focusing on critical discourse surrounding the current state of printmaking in Toronto and further afield. Inspired by the 2010 print symposium hosted by Open Studio, the volume considers contemporary print culture from a range of perspectives – collecting, material artifacts and the archive, pedagogy, print technologies, repetition, […]

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Now Accepting Print Submissions – Artist Proof Sale 2016

Open Studio invites print submissions of artist proofs or monoprints (no editioned prints or bookworks please) for the 32nd Annual Artist Proof Sale fundraiser, taking place on December 1, 2016. Artists may submit up to 4 (four) artist proofs or monoprints. Deadline for Submissions: November 14 50% of all sales go to the artist, and […]