Arrival Deadline for 18th Mini Print Exhibit

Call for Entries

Arrival of Submitted Work Deadline September 2, 2014 (*date has changed!)
Opening Reception, Friday, November 7, 2014
November 7, 2014 - January 2015                                                Miniprint Application PDF

Cash prizes of $500, $300, $200 will be awarded to
the top three artists, and 3 $100 honorable mentions.

$30 for up to 3 prints.
Need us to cut your mats? We'll do it, $9 per print. Please read application carefully for details.

Overview: The 18th Mini Print International is a juried exhibition of prints no larger than 4"x4". A maximum of three(3) original prints in any traditional or contemporary graphic process, including computer generated prints, will be accepted. Photographs are not admitted unless they are computer manipulated.

The Exhibition has been held bi-annually since 1985 and was founded and directed by Bev McLean who saught to challenge artists and provide an affordable form in which international art could be brought together. The exhibitions have toured throughout the US and abroad. The Ink Shop was a host of the 16th and 17th exhibits and is now organizing the 18th and following exhibits.
Information on past Mini Print International Exhibits.


  • Does the print have to be exactly "4 x "4?   No, but the printed area needs to be 4"x4" or smaller (no side larger than 4 in. that's 10.16cm)  The mat must be 6" x 6" exactly. That is 15.24cm x 15.24cm.  
  • Do I send in my original prints or a jpeg? Send in your original prints by August 15th. Sending jpegs is optional if you want to provide us with material for publicity.
  • What do you mean by Self Addressed Envelope and do I need to include one?  We need an envelope big enough to return your prints to you. We also need return postage to cover shipping them back.

Laurie Snyder received her BFA from Cornell University in photography and printmaking, and her MFA from Syracuse University in photography and video. She recently retired from more than 20 years of teaching photography and artist’s books at the Maryland Institute College of Art.

Laurie has exhibited at the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Cornell University, Pyramid Atlantic, The Smithsonian Museum, Maryland Arts Council, Goucher College, Loyola University, and at the Kathleen Ewing Gallery in Washington DC, among others. Laurie’s artwork spans a variety of techniques and media. From music to pottery, photography to printmaking to books, quilts to image; art will always be central to her life. Laurie recently returned to her home in Ithaca, New York, where she continues her artistic career.

Arrival Deadline: September 2, 2014*
Notification: September 30, 2014
Opening Reception: November 7, 2014, 5-8pm EST
Exhibition duration: November 7, 2014-Jan, 2015

Click here to download the application.

If outside the US, entry fees can be submitted via Paypal below. Return shipping for Paypal users will be billed via Paypal for return of prints. US applicants follow application instructions for payment.

Applicants outside the US can use Paypal: $30 for up to 3 prints. Need us to cut your mats? We'll do it, $9 per print.


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