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

El Nopal Press: Cross Border Discourses through Print

Erin Sullivan Maynes (Los Angeles County Museum of Art), Francesco Siqueiros (Founder, El Nopal Press)
Organized by Erin Sullivan Maynes (Los Angeles County Museum of Art)
Virtual Event, United States
10/20/2021, 12pm

Looking Back on the New York Graphic Workshop, 1964 –1970

Luis Camnitzer (Artist), Ursula Davila-Villa (Independent curator and art historian), Liliana Porter (Artist)
Organized by Nora Rosengarten (Harvard University)
Virtual Event, United States
10/13/2021, 12pm

A Contemporary Black Matriarchal Lineage in Printmaking

Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN, United States. 09/17/2021- 10/23/2021.

Recent Scholarship

Sarah Schaefer. Gustave Doré and the Modern Biblical Imagination. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2021.
Sarah Kirk Hanley. "Helen Frankenthaler: Woodcut Wonders." In View Magazine (September 2021): 21-25.
Patricia Emison. Moving Pictures and Renaissance Art History. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2021.

APS Highlights

2021 Schulman and Bullard Article Prize

Awarded to Tatiana Reinoza for her article, “War at Home: Conceptual Iconoclasm in American Printmaking.”


Video recording now available online!

Sixth annual Distinguished Scholar Lecture delivered by Curlee Raven Holton, “Being an Artist, Printmaker, and Creative Collaborator” (May 7, 2021)


Announcing Winners of the 2021 APS Collaboration Prize

Awarded to Eric Benson, Ben Blount, Emmy Lingscheit, Guen Montgomery, and Maureen Warren. In support of the workshop Fake News and Lying Pictures: Political Prints in the Dutch Republic


APS-Getty Printmaking Workshops Postponed to 2022-23

More information to follow.


Resource Guide for the APS website

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