AAD/2015/8 Newsletter 1980

Scope and Content

Newsletters: January 1980, February 1980, March 1980, April 1980, May 1980, June 1980 and Christmas 1980. Also newssheet [c. Sep 1980].

Includes calendar, membership, profiles, gallery information, workshops and courses, exhibition reviews, supplies and vacancies.

Profiles of Liz Pannett, Joseph Winkleman, Barcham Green’s Hayle Mill and Jennifer Dickson. News from Paris (Jean Claude Reynal).

Reviews of ‘ Printmakers of the South-West’ (Darlington Cider Press Centre); Richard Davies – Dylan Thomas Prints and ‘Waking Up – a collective project from Printmaking’ (Arnolfini Bristol); ‘A Canadian Start in Art’ (Canada House, Trafalgar Square); North Star Studios Workshop, reprint of article on ‘The Collagraph’ (Print Club inc.); AAD/2015/8 Morley Gallery Exhibition and of ‘American Prints – British Museum 1879-1979’ (British Museum), AAD/2015/8 Welsh touring exhibition.

‘Storage/Framing/Conservation/Restoration’ article by Silvie Turner [was to be standalone paper but lack of funds to publish as such]; artlaw – includes sample forms; cuts in art school employment of part time staff; Cambridge Arts and Leisure Association Register of Artists; printmaking in Australia; report from America (Michael Rothenstein); proposal to establish regional groups; vote for change in membership procedure; accounts 1979-1980, tax policy and private support for the arts, xerox prints, New Crane Studio, Association of Print Workshops Conference, Edinburgh.

Opening of AAD/2015/8 gallery on Beak Street, Graffiti miniature prints exhibition, Bradford Print Biennale

Editor Katie Clemson.

See also AAD/2015/8/2/2/18 Printmakers Council Welsh Touring Exhibition