At The Margins: International Print Exchange: Exhibitions

At the Margins International Print Exchange

PCANZ (Print Council Aotearoa New Zealand) & AP (Aberystwyth Printmakers Wales)

This exhibition asked printmakers to reflect on the way that the 'marginal' positions of the British and New Zealand archipelagos have influenced the representation of culture, landscape, society, remembered histories, and how this has changed in the 21st century.

2017 August: School of Art and Old College, Aberystwyth University, Wales, UK

This exchange exhibition is being arranged to coincide with the 2017 Celf Ceredigion Art Trail and Aberystwyth Printmakers Jamboree and includes a workshop run by Kathy Boyle, President of PCANZ.


2017 April: Creative Arts Napier, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand

Friday 31 March, 5-7pm until Thursday 13 April


Across The Ditch

A collaborative travelling exhibition and print exchange between Impress members (Australia) and PCANZ members.

A broad interpretation of the theme ‘Across the Ditch’ explored within the context of contemporary printmaking. This could be figurative or abstract, concerning national identity, the Tasman, borders, transitions, closeness, gaps, difference, icons…and so on.

Palmerston North, New Zealand, 4 - 28 February 2017, Taylor Jensen Gallery, 33 George Street

Napier, New Zealand, 14 October – 3 Nov 2016, Community Arts Napier (CAN), Byron Street

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 16-25 September 2016, Impress Printmakers Studio and Gallery, 134 Kedron Park Road, Wooloowin

Organisers Kathy Boyle (NZ) and Glenda Orr (Brisbane) in Napier

Prints submitted by the New Zealand printmakers:

jane stevens

kathy boyle

emma mclellan

catherine macdonald

lisa bosworth

mark graver

cate fackney

Jacqueline aust

nicol sanders-o'shea

toni hartill

rosalie thompson

jude macklin

faith thomas

susan hurrell-fieldes

lisa feyen

elle anderson

jill webster

rosemary mortimer

anna nelson

sally ann davies

sheree stone

lynne wilburn

hannah amelia king

celia walker

susanne khouri

beth charles

rachael stone

terrie reddish

prue mac dougall

diane harries

laura hudson

ingrid buedenbender

Prints submitted by the Brisbane printmakers:

nicola hooper

angela cowan

rachael lee

sue poggioli

gwenn tasker

glenda orr

astrid moss

sol hall

sylvia mekhitarian

anna bonshek

sue pickford

gail johnston

neville field

nicola garrett

jusith borrick


jennifer stuerzl

nicola moss

kay watanabe

clinton barker

wendy clark

jude macklin

ellie neilson

maureen van der zalm

malcolm cassidy

kelly fielding

sandra taylor

50 Year Collaborative Print : 'Leaving Your Mark'

50 PCANZ printmakers produced 5 collaborative prints to celebrate the Print Council of Australia (PCA), 50 Years of Print, 2016. Each group of 10 printmakers produced an edition of 12 prints and 2 APs.

The Small Print Exhibition

An exciting opportunity for PCANZ members to enter a miniatures exhibition. A celebration of the breadth and diversity of printmaking within a restricted size format; any concept, any style, any medium.

Hamilton, 4 August to 4 September 2017, ArtsPost, Victoria Street, as part of Waiprint, the annual exhibition of the Waikato Society of Arts Printmakers.

Palmerston North, 4 - 28 February 2017, Taylor Jensen Gallery, 33 George Street

Wellington, 30 September to 30 October, 2016, Alfred Memelink Artspace Gallery, 223 The Esplanade, Petone

2016 Poetics: A tribute to Yoka van Dyk

A selection of work by Yoka van Dyk, Print Council and Association of Book Craft members and students from Yoka's classes.

Whanganui, Whanganui Arts at the Centre (WAC), 10 August to 27 August 2016

Hawke's Bay, Arts on Parade, Napier, 1 to 29 October, 2016

Link to images:

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