Printing Historical Society Grants

The Print­ing His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety oper­ates a pro­gramme of awards for research on top­ics relat­ing to the his­to­ry of print­ing and for pub­lish­able reports on archives relat­ing to the his­to­ry of print­ing. Grants are lim­it­ed to sup­port­ing his­tor­i­cal research in print­ing tech­nol­o­gy, the print­ing and relat­ed indus­tries, print­ed mate­ri­als and arte­facts, type and type­found­ing, print cul­ture, […]

Print’s progress in the 20th century

You can still book tick­ets for the con­fer­ence on twen­ti­eth cen­tu­ry print­ing his­to­ry organ­ised by the Print­ing His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety, the Cen­tre for Print­ing His­to­ry and Cul­ture and the Nation­al Print Muse­um, Dublin. Enti­tled From craft to tech­nol­o­gy and back again: print’s progress in the twen­ti­eth cen­tu­ry, the con­fer­ence will be host­ed by the Nation­al Print […]

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 […]

Approaching deadline for PHS grants

The dead­line for appli­ca­tions to the Print­ing His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety is 1 April 2015 for sup­port under their research grants pro­gramme. Grants are lim­it­ed to sup­port­ing his­tor­i­cal research in print­ing tech­nol­o­gy, the print­ing and relat­ed indus­tries, print­ed mate­ri­als and arte­facts, type and type­found­ing, print cul­ture, and print­ing process­es and design. Appli­ca­tions for research fund­ing may be […]

Printing Historical Society Conference

The Print­ing His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety is hold­ing a con­fer­ence on 13 and 14 Novem­ber 2014 at the St Bride Insti­tute in Lon­don. ‘Land­marks in Print­ing: from ori­gins to the dig­i­tal age’ is being held to mark the Society’s 50th anniver­sary year. As well as the var­ied pro­gramme of speak­ers, there will be demon­stra­tions of his­tor­i­cal print­ing […]

Grants in printing history for 2014

The Print­ing His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety awards a num­ber of grant to sup­port research on top­ics relat­ing to the his­to­ry of print­ing, and pub­lish­able reports on archives relat­ing to the his­to­ry of print­ing. The grants sup­port his­tor­i­cal research in print­ing tech­nol­o­gy, the print­ing and relat­ed indus­tries, print­ed mate­ri­als and arte­facts, type and type­found­ing, print cul­ture, and print­ing […]

Printing Historical Society 50th Anniversary Conference

The Print­ing His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety is busy plan­ning a con­fer­ence to mark the 50th Anniver­sary of its foun­da­tion in 1964, to be held on 13 and 14 Novem­ber 2014. It is expect­ed that the event will be held at the Society’s long-stand­ing home in Lon­don, the St Bride Insti­tute. The con­fer­ence is enti­tled Land­marks in Print­ing: […]