England has a long and celebrated tradition of artist-printmakers and contemporary printmaking in Sheffield is alive and kicking. The city now supports an active group of artists employing diverse printing techniques with equally vibrant results. From James Green’s colourful linocuts, to Kid Acne’s witty silkscreen prints, printing has given artists their own independent means of production.
This brand new exhibition will reflect the diversity and abundance of contemporary printing in Sheffield and includes works by Jo Peel, James Green, Phlegm, Florence Blanchard, and many more. Kid Acne. Printing Sheffield forms a snapshot of the current scene and will include works for sale so that you too can participate in the print revolution.
See below for a slideshow of some of the objects visitors can find on display in the exhibition: