Michael Taylor is the founder of the Paupers Press, the hugely respected fine art print and publishing studio based in Hoxton, London. Since 1986 it has worked with many leading and emerging contemporary artists, both by commission as well as publishing projects under its own name. Paupers has worked for some of the leading UK galleries such as White Cube, Cristea Roberts and Marlborough, realising finely crafted and […]
Katherine Jones is a British printmaker and painter living and working in Brixton, London. Her work revolves around perceptions of safety and danger, focusing on ordinary objects, spaces and buildings as a framework to begin to question these themes. Her approach to the work, which combines traditional forms of intaglio and relief print, is direct and […]
Nobuo Okawa was born in Tokyo, Japan and trained at St Martin’s School of Art, London in the late 1970s, where he became interested in the intaglio printmaking technique of mezzotint. His work has been exhibited in the UK, Japan and USA and a collection of his prints are held in the British Museum. Lawrence. […]
Diane Bresson is a French printmaker and designer based in London. She graduated from Central Saint Martins in textile design in 2018 and went on to be awarded the Colour in Design Award the same year. During her studies she became interested in large scale screenprinting and how colours interact with each other through a […]
Sumi Perera is an interdisciplinary artist, academic and curator who cross-links various skills and materials to create interactive site-specific installations, interventions and performances. She has held international residencies in China (Beijing & Yinchuan), Italy (Venice), France (Marcilhac-sur-Cele) & London, which informs and influences her ongoing projects. Many of Sumi’s artworks are held public and […]
Joanne Hawker created the #MarchMeetTheMaker initiative in 2016 as a channel to showcase her story and see the inspiration and stories of other creatives, makers and artists.
We caught up with Joanne as part of Women’s History Month to celebrate her story, the impact she’s made and the women who inspire her.