Last updated July 2019

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Exhibitions & Events

The word exquisite implies different things to different people. It may mean extremely beautiful and delicate, finely detailed, delicious, elegant, ethereal, meticulous, precise, splendid, flawless or simply pleasing. Studio artists have been invited to respond to the various meanings and concepts and produce 'exquisite' prints.

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Opening event: Thursday 12 September 5.30-7.30pm. All welcome.
The exhibition continues until Sunday 15 September 2019, 10am-4pm.
Demonstrations of printmaking - Saturday 14 & Sunday 15, 1pm-2pm.
Venue: Warringah Printmakers Studio
Corner Condamine & Lovett Streets, Manly Vale, Sydney

This exhibition is a Manly Arts Festival 2019 event.


Cate Valpiani


Ruth Thompson


Deep Treasure
Trudy Goodwin


Precious Mangroves
Helen Clare


Alfons Forrellad


Gum Blossoms
Gill Burke


Gatto Fiorentino
Annie Day

Sue Cheney
Cafe Marais

Archive of Exhibitions & Projects

flight made Natural Collection (exhibition) - 2018-2019
An exhibition of the prints from the collaborative artist book.
Held at the Manly Art Gallery & Museum
West Esplanade, Manly NSW
October 17 2018 - September 3 2019.
See a Tour of the Exhibition here.

time to go.jpg Overwintering: Sydney - 2018
Migratory shorebirds project.
Held at the Warringah Printmakers Studio Gallery
Manly Vale NSW
June 22 - 24 2018

barking owl Natural Collection (artist book) - 2017 A collaborative artist book featuring the work of 29 Warringah Printmakers Studio artists.
Held at the Manly Art Gallery & Museum
West Esplanade, Manly NSW
July 16 - September 3 2017

traffic lights Metropolis - 2016
An exhibition held in conjuction with the Print Council of Australia's 50th anniversary.
Held at the Art Space on The Concourse.
409 Victoria Ave, Chatswood NSW
June 15 - 26 2016
Online exhibition is available at izi.travel

pool Mini Print 2014 - 2015
Members' prints, none larger than 28 X 19cm & all the same frame size.
Held at the ArtSmart Fine Art Gallery.
50 Ethel Street, Seaforth NSW
December 2014 & January 2015.

elements of being.jpg Elements
An exhibition of members' prints on the theme of 'elements'
Held at the Warringah Creative Space,
Abbott Road, North Curl Curl, Sydney.
June 2014.

williams.jpgMarked by Water
A collaborative project with the Newcastle Printmakers Workshop.
The exhibition was held at two venues:
Curve Gallery, Newcastle 14-29 June 2013 &
Warringah Printmakers Studio Gallery, Manly Vale 13-21 July 2013

berkemeier.jpgLeave Nothing but Prints
The Warringah Printmakers Studio's celebration of 15 years of safer print practice.
Manly Art Gallery & Museum 20 July - 2 September 2012
Launched on Friday 20 July 2012, by Michael Hedger,
Manager, Culture & Information Services, Manly Council.

baran.jpgIrish Connection 2012
Warringah Printmakers Studio international print exchange exhibition.
Supported by a Warringah Council Cultural Grant.
Included were 19 works from the Lorg Fine Art Printmakers, Ballybane, Ireland.
The exhibition was opened by Warringah Shire Councillor, Dr Helen Wilkins on 17 March 2012.

long reef.jpgPLACEmarkers Exhibition 2010
Warringah Printmakers Studio mid year exhibition supported by a Warringah Council Cultural Grant.
Artists responded to the theme of place marking in the area of the Northern Beaches.
The exhibition was opened by the Mayor of Warringah,
Mr Michael Regan on 2nd July 2010.

little manly point.jpgFrom Ocean to Harbour 2008
An exhibition of selected work by Warringah Printmakers Studio
Held from 14 June to 20 July, 2008 at the Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman NSW.
Opened by Professor Sasha Grishin, Sir William Dobell Professor of Art History,
Head of Art History & Graduate Convenor ANU College of Arts & Social Sciences.

new beginning.jpgChanging Climate - Reinventing Lives 2009
A collaborative exchange & exhibition involving Warringah Printmakers Studio,
Press Gang Noosa, PAWA, Megalo Print Access & Firestation Printmakers,
with exhibitions being held in four different venues.
The prints highlight the problems associated with global warming & climate change.

invite.jpg Reel Heroes - Safe Beaches 2007
A collaborative exchange exhibition to celebrate the Year of the Surf Lifesaver 2007 & 100 years of Surf Lifesaving in Australia.

turtle.jpgArt Connections 2006
Initiated by Warringah Council artists from Warringah Printmakers Studio & from an Aboriginal Women's Art Therapy Group in Darlington, worked together to produce prints which were exhibited as part of the 2006 Guringai Festival.

chinese seal.jpgThrough Australian Eyes 2006
Nov. 2006 Guangzhou.
Australia - Enchanting Impressions 2004
Sept. 2004 Guangzhou.
Both exhibitions were hosted by the Guangdong Chinese Culture Promotions (GDCCP)
& were assisted in funding by The Australia China Council.

stijnman.jpgPrintSAFE 2003
An exhibition of safer printmaking techniques by international and national artists.
Designed to be both inspirational & educational.
September 2003 The Studio Gallery Warringah Printmakers Studio
Opened by artists Cherry Hood.

ini wiya.jpgMy Place Your Place Our Place 2000
Ngayuku ngura nyuntumpa ngura nganampa ngura
An exhibition representing the establishment of a link between the artists of Warringah and Ernabella as a gesture of reconciliation.
NAIDOC Week 2000 The Manly Art Gallery & Museum