Archives for January 2016

Printing Historical Society Grants for 2016

The Print­ing His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety is cur­rent­ly invit­ing appli­ca­tions for its 2016 grants pro­gramme to sup­port his­tor­i­cal research in print­ing tech­nol­o­gy, the print­ing and relat­ed indus­tries, print­ed mate­ri­als and arte­facts, type and type­found­ing, print cul­ture, and print­ing process­es and design. The appli­ca­tion dead­line is 1 April 2016, and awards will be announced at the PHS AGM […]

A Life in Letterpress

Don’t miss the exhi­bi­tion at the Light­house in Glas­gow. A life in let­ter­press is a major ret­ro­spec­tive of the life and work of print­mak­er Alan Kitch­ing. Works cov­er­ing six decades are on show, along­side sketch­books, proofs and arte­facts from his stu­dio. The exhi­bi­tion runs until 5 Feb­ru­ary 2017 — there are more details on the […]