The Derby Print Open is an exhibition open to all showcasing contemporary printmaking from artists based in the United Kingdom.

The Derby Print Open is an exhibition open to all showcasing contemporary printmaking from artists based in the United Kingdom.

Derby Print Open 2022

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
— COMING SOON —

This year we will be celebrating our 5th Derby Print Open!

Please check back soon for our call for submissions (1st Feb 2022).

How it works

Applications are open to all and there is no assigned theme.

Printmakers are invited to complete an online submission form before the deadline, and (subject to available space) each entrant will be guaranteed at least one of their submitted works being exhibited, provided all other guidelines are adhered to.

All submission fees are non-refundable and offset costs incurred for administration, installation and promotional literature for the Derby Print Open. All works are subject to a 30% commission fee if sold. NFS works are accepted.

The physical and virtual exhibition(s) will take place throughout June.

Important Dates

February 1st
Call for entries open

February - March
Applications accepted online

March 31st
Deadline for applications

April
Applications will be shortlisted and all printmakers notified by 10th April. Work should be delivered to studio between 20th - 24th April

May 7th
Deadline to approve catalogue pages

June
Virtual exhibition showing 1st - 30th June

July
Unsold work to be collected from the studio between 4th - 10th July

About

The Derby Print Open was created in 2018, by Green Door Printmaking Studio, with a simple ideology; to promote printmaking and printmakers around the UK.

Over time, the DPO has developed, showcasing artists from all over the UK, partnering with local businesses to add to the cultural impact of the arts within Derbyshire.

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Latest News

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2021 Call for Submissions

Applications for our 4th Derby Print Open are now open!

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Virtual Exhibition now Online!

We are delighted to announce that the Derby Print Open 2020 virtual exhibition is now officially live!!

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Deadline extended!

The deadline for submissions has been extended until Thurs 30th April 2020…

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