Outside the Envelope – international postcard exchange

Alberta Printmakers

Entry Deadline: Apr. 6

4025 4th St SE
Calgary, CND T2S 0E8
403 287 1056


Engaging with the international printmaking community, Alberta Printmakers (A/P) in Calgary, Canada is excited to announce that we will be hosting Outside the Envelope- a fine art postcard exchange, sale, and exhibition.

This year’s theme is “Letters from Home”.

All artists working in all disciplines and backgrounds from around the world are eligible to participate in this non-juried exhibition.

Interested artists are invited to submit a printed edition of 10 (ten) 4”x6” postcards to A/P. We will retain 2 (two) prints from each edition for sale at the opening reception, with all proceeds supporting Alberta Printmakers to achieve our goals to increase public awareness of print media, to engage a diverse audience, to provide resources for the artistic community and production facilities for printmaking. Each participating artist will subsequently receive a collection of 8 (eight) postcards from randomly selected artists in return, by mail or pick-up from our gallery.

A free opening reception and sale will be held on Friday, April 15, 2016 from 7-9pm at the Alberta Printmakers Gallery.

Deadline for this call is : Wednesday, April 6, 2016



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