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PrintAustin Presents: The Printmaker's Ball and PrintExpo (Austin, Texas)

  • Blue Genie 6100 Airport Boulevard Austin, TX, 78752 United States (map)

January 1st - Join us for a whimsical masquerade evening and get a glimpse of the artists, galleries, and editioning shops exhibiting during our PrintEXPO! Bid on your favorite works during a silent auction (benefitting PrintAustin) of prints by our EXPO artists, and get groovy to tunes curated by psoodo. Drinks generously donated by Tito’s Vodka and Topo Chico. Creative cocktail attire and masks highly encouraged! (See our PrintExpo event for the continuation of this event)
Time: 7–10pm
Cost: $10 suggested donation at the door
Venue: Blue Genie Big Top, 6100 Airport Blvd

Expo artists, galleries, and printmaking vendors:
Carlos Hernandez and Burning Bones Press, Tim Doyle of Nakatomi, Inc, Black Crow Press, Bale Creek Allen Gallery, Nicole Longnecker Gallery, Flatbed Press, Daryl Howard, Flynn Craft House, Veronica Ceci, Fifty-Nine Parks Print Series, Wally Workman Gallery, Beast Syndicate, Sybil Press, Carlos Pozo Art, Aaron deGruyter, Mark Farris, Dennis McNett, Liv M. Johnson, Recspec Gallery, Tess Doyle, Martin Mazorra/Cannonball Press, Moonhowler Press and Spooky Press, Benjamin Sorrell, Inky Lips Press, Una Scott, Futuristic Press, Brooke Molla, American Printmaker: Jesse Shaw, Iron Frog Press, Erin Miller, Selene Bataille, Benjamin Muñoz, Wendi Ruth, Barrio Dudes, Industry Print Shop, Reboprints, QIAOYI SHI, Hokum Press, Holy Press, Guerra Girl–sponsored by Speedball, Pável Acevedo–sponsored by Speedball, Full Court Press–sponsored by Speedball, Texas Tech Print Club–sponsored by Speedball

Also presenting, our sponsors: Texas A&M-Kingsville, Speedball

January 2nd - PrintAustin hosts their annual PrintEXPO and print sale. The EXPO features 30+ artists, live demonstrations + bin work. Purchase original prints from regional talent, see live demonstrations and experience steamroller printing. The Steamroller Event is organized by PrintAustin in partnership with Texas A&M University-Kingsville Department of Art, Communications and Theatre. This is a family-friendly event. Sneak peek available the night before at our launch party–The Printmaker’s Ball from 7-10pm. Our 2019 EXPO will be centrally located at the Blue Genie Big Top, 6100 Airport Blvd, Austin, TX 78752.

Artists/galleries/vendors are curated by Carlos Hernandez of Burning Bones Press and PrintAustin. EXPO includes a vendor fair, steamroller printing, and printmaking demonstrations.