LAPS Now Accepting New Members

Application Deadline: March 18, 2022

Los Angeles Printmaking Society is now accepting applications for new Members. Artist Members are eligible to enter our membership exhibitions, receive alerts about opportunities and calls, and post an artist page on the LAPS website gallery (launching later this year).

Call for Entries: WILD LIFE

Application Deadline: March 5, 2022

Eligible Artists: Open to artists who make prints and free to enter by all 2022 LAPS Artist and Student Members

Exhibition Dates: April 1 – April 30, 2022

Center for the Arts Eagle Rock (CFAER)

All across America, urban expansion impacts wildlife that is already dealing with climate change and toxic environments. What can we do to help? In recognition of Earth Day 2022, our artists are looking at a range of issues facing native wildlife.

Paper Boats 2022 the Flotilla

May 4 – June 3, 2022
Opening Reception: Friday, May 6, 5:30 pm

SG Gallery of Scuola Internazionale Internazionale di Grafica
CI. Seconda del Cristo, 1798, 30121 Venezia VE

The Paper Boats is a unique print portfolio that asks artists to explore the symbolic theme of water to be presented as 3D folded paper boats. Water historically has been used by printmaking artists as a symbol of resourcefulness, creativity and resilience.

Call for Entries: Paper Boats 2022

Application Deadline: April 1, 2022

Eligible Artists: 2022 LAPS Artist and Student Members

Exhibition Dates: May 1 – May 30, 2022

Exhibition Venue: Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Venice, Italy

The Paper Boats Portfolio is a unique print portfolio that asks artists to explore the symbolic theme of water to be presented as 3D folded paper boats. Water historically has been used by printmaking artists as a symbol of resourcefulness, creativity and resilience.

LAPS Artist Featured in Two Local Shows

A Century of California Women Artists

November 13, 2021 – January 8, 2022

Brand Library & Art Center
1601 W. Mountain St., Glendale, CA 91201

Picking Up the Pieces

November 1 — November 30, 2021

Collage Artists of America’s Annual Juried International Open Virtual Exhibit

LA Printer’s Fair

November 6 – November 7, 2021

International Printing Museum
315 W. Torrance Blvd., Carson, CA 90745

Join us at The Los Angeles Printers Fair this weekend for a full day of printing, exhibitions, sales, hands-on activities and much more.

Come find us at Booth #A17 inside the Museum or at the Artist Demos in the brand new Book Arts Center!

The Exquisite Corpse

August 4 – September 30, 2021
Opening Reception: Saturday, August 7, 2 pm – 4 pm

International Printing Museum
315 W. Torrance Blvd., Carson, CA 90745

Exquisite Corpse (cadavre exquis) is a collaborative approach to making art first used by Surrealist artists to create surprising and intuitive writing and drawing.

Paper Boats 2021

July 9 – August 15, 2021
Opening Reception: Thursday, July 8, 7 pm – 9 pm

Museum of Art Fort Collins
201 S. College Ave. Fort Collins, CO 80524

The Paper Boats is a unique print portfolio that asked 20 artists to explore the symbolic theme of water to be presented as 3D folded paper boats. Water historically has been used by printmaking artists as a symbol of resourcefulness, creativity and resilience.

Democracy 2020

October 30, 2020

Online Exhibition

LAPS artists created prints to support Democracy and reflect upon our voting rights, free speech, women’s rights and Black Lives Matter.

Paper Boats 2020

January 11, – February 22, 2020
Opening Reception: Saturday, January 11, 7 pm – 9 pm

Self Help Graphics & Art
1300 E. 1st St. Los Angeles, CA 90033

The Paper Boats is a unique print portfolio that asked 20 artists to explore the symbolic theme of water to be presented as 3D folded paper boats. Water historically has been used by printmaking artists as a symbol of resourcefulness, creativity and resilience.