APW John Denton Print Award

Australian Print Workshop is delighted to announce a new print Award offering an exciting opportunity for an artist to undertake a print-based project in collaboration with APW in 2017.

Established in appreciation of John Denton’s significant contribution to APW and contemporary Australian printmaking, this Award marks John’s retirement after 20 years of service on the APW Board.

The APW John Denton Print Award honours John Denton’s commitment to supporting and encouraging contemporary Australian printmaking.

APW seeks proposals from Artists/Printmakers who would like to undertake a print-based project in the second half of 2017.

The APW John Denton Print Award recipient will be provided with a range of printmaking materials and ‘rent-free’ use of the APW Open Access Studio to undertake their project.

The Award also provides an opportunity to produce one limited edition print in collaboration with APW’s highly skilled printers, published by APW.


How to apply

Applications must include:

  • A letter outlining your proposed print project, details of your printmaking materials and resource requirements, and preferred project timing/availability.
  • A current resume (clearly outlining your printmaking skills & experience)
  • Links to where your work can be viewed online.

Artists may apply for more than one APW Artist Opportunities - 2017; however a separate application must be submitted for each Opportunity. Applications should be clearly marked with the Applicant’s full name & Opportunity in the email subject line (eg: Your Name – APW John Denton Print Award).  Applications should be submitted by email to: auspw@bigpond.com

Deadline: 5pm Friday 28 April 2017