APS is a group for print enthusiasts that brings together the diverse print community: curators, collectors, academics, graduate students, artists, paper conservators, critics, independent scholars, and dealers. APS’s goals are to facilitate dialogue among its members and encourage innovative print scholarship.

Recent News

Getty Research Institute Acquires Major Käthe Kollwitz Collection of Works on Paper

Dr. Richard A. Simms Collection at the Getty Research Institute
Los Angeles, CA, United States

Tennessee State Museum to receive gift of artist Red Grooms graphic works

Walter and Sarah Knestrick Collection, Promised Gift to Tennessee State Museum
Nashville, TN, United States

Peter Blake: Alphabets, Letters & Numbers

The De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-On-Sea, United Kingdom. 08/13/2016- 11/27/2016.

Recent Scholarship

Simon Turner. "Queen Henrietta Maria and King Charles I on Horseback." Print Quarterly xxxiii, no. 3 (September 2016): 278-285.
Simon Turner. "‘Sandrart’s Life of Wallerant Vaillant and the Early History of Mezzotint Printmaking’." In Die Künstler der Teutschen Academie von Joachim von Sandrart. Aus aller Herren Länder, edited by S. Meurer, A. Schreurs-Morét and L. Simonato. Turnhout: Brepols, 2015: 299-309.

APS Highlights

Joyce Zelen wins the 2016 Article Prize 

Please read the press release for more details!


APS Session at CAA 2017

The speaker lineup for “Collaborative Printmaking” is now available.


Printmaking Workshop for Early-Career Scholars

We will host eleven participants for a two-day intensive workshop in Providence, RI from May 20-21, 2016.


Resource Guide for the new APS website

Get information on how to use the new Association of Print Scholars site.