Calls for Art

Seattle Print Arts Print Exchange

Prints due October 20, 2019

Please join us for the Tenth Biennial Seattle Print Arts Print Exchange, open to all members of Seattle Print Arts. The print exchange deadline is October 20th, 2019. Prints and $10 fee can be dropped off at Pratt Fine Arts Center, Front Desk for Kamla Kakaria, 1902 South Main St., Seattle. For this print exchange each artist will submit 12 prints and will receive 10 randomly selected prints from the submitted entries in return. Two of the prints in each edition will be retained and owned by Seattle Print Arts for the archival collection. SPECIFICATIONS: Prints not conforming to specifications below will be returned and will not be part of the exchange. Each artist must submit:

  • Twelve (12) prints.

  • All prints must be on 11” x 15” paper.

  • All fine art print techniques are eligible, including digital media.

  • No reproductions of artwork in other media.

  • Prints may either be editioned or a set of 12 similar monotypes/monoprints in series using the same imagery or matrices.

  • The image size can be any size within the 11” x 15” paper size.

  • Bleed prints will be accepted.

  • Prints must be signed, titled, and numbered 1/12 to 12/12 or for varied editions VEd 1/12 - VEd12/12. Include this information on the back of full-bleed prints.

  • Interleaving (newsprint acceptable) must be placed between each dry print.

  • There is a $10.00 entry fee due at drop off as a check. Checks should be made out to Seattle Print Arts and left with your portfolio of prints at the time of delivery.

We look forward to your participation and including your work in this exchange!


APPLY APRIL 8 - MAY 31, 2019

This call is now closed.


APPLY MAY 1-JUNE 7, 2019

This call is now closed.


APPLY MARCH 17- JUNE 9, 2019

This call is now closed.

Visit the show in person August 1-31, 2019 at Davidson Galleries and be sure to join fellow SPA members for the opening on First Thursday, August 1st, 2019.