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10th Compact Prints International Print Exhibition and Exchange

2 October, 2020 - 15 November, 2020

5 Hilary Warren Kelp, 2020Polymer photogravure, 12 x 12cm Kelp is found washed up on beaches following severe storms, allowing us to examine the intricate architecture of these giant algae.  This intaglio print is translated from a photograph taken by me at Broulee beach on the South Coast of NSW and uses the etching technique of polymer photogravure.

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The Compact Prints International Print Exhibition and Exchange has been Umbrella Studio’s signature biennial exhibition since 2002. It has evolved into a significant benchmark of international engagement for printmakers across the globe. It is also a fundraising event for Umbrella as a not-for-profit organisation. 2020 marks the 10th iteration of the exhibition.

Download the Compact Prints exhibition invitation here.

Exhibition, Fundraising Auction & Exchange
Read more details and view the prints here.

Image: Hilary Warren, Kelp, 2020, Polymer photogravure, 12 x 12cm.

Exhibitions also on display 2 October – 15 November 2020:
Lynnette Griffiths & Marion Gaemers – Final CurtainPrint Commission 2020 | Gerald Soworka – Chasing Shangri-la | Jack Macale – Ngaraarrdgyie Mohyi Biridu Nigyie Bunuba Grama


2 October, 2020
15 November, 2020
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