The Printing Museum

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Houston, TX 77019

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Design Now: Houston

The Printing Museum

March 13 - July 4, 2015

The Printing Museum and AIGA Houston present this showcase for the best of Houston-made design, juried by Matteo Bologna (founder and principal of Mucca Design, New York City), Ellen Lupton (Author and educator, Baltimore) and Claudia De Almedia (Designer and lecturer, San Francisco).


Zine Fest Houston

Zine Fest‘s second year at the Printing Museum: 50 zinesters exhibiting their creative projects, a panel discussion, lectures, raffles, zine workshops for kids and teens, […]

Diamond Leaves: Printing in Progress

Booklyn Artists Alliance and the Printing Museum present the American premiere of this international artist’s book exhibition first curated by Marshall Weber and Xu Bing […]

11th Annual Book Fair

The fair, in its 11th year, will offer a wide range of items from moderately priced used books to rare and collectible volumes.

Messengers of the Posada Influence

Presented in conjunction with the 100 year anniversary of the death of Mexican printmaker José Guadalupe Posada (1852-1913), six contemporary printmakers demonstrate the lasting influence of […]

Zine Fest Houston 2013

Zine Fest Houston returns and in addition to spotlighting the diverse talents represented in zines being published today in Houston and elsewhere, they will also […]

Washington Printmakers

Artists of Washington Printmakers Gallery exhibit their prints in a variety of traditional, hand-pulled media.


As part of PrintHouston 2013, the Museum of Printing History presents PrintTX, the first juried exhibition of contemporary Texas artists. Organized by PrintMatters in collaboration […]

Clay & Print IV

Artists exploring the intersection between ceramics and printmaking. Curated by Chicago-based artist Paul Andrew Wandless. In conjunction with the National Council on the Education of […]

Arturo García Bustos

44 works by Mexico’s renowned revolutionary artist and master printmaker. Organized by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin.

Houston Printmaking: Its Roots and Future

Penny Cerling, master printer at Little Egypt Enterprises will lead a panel discussion and present a slide show of work created at this iconic studio, […]

A Heroine's Journey

The 2012 Print and Photography Exhibition by members of Women in the Visual and Literary Arts (WiVLA) juried by Sara Kellner.

The Graphic Arts of Hans Erni

40 large scale posters dating from WWII to the present, it’s the first major retrospective of Erni’s work to be presented in the United States. […]

PrintHouston 2011: Second Editions

What happens when a printmaking professor finds a 150 year old clamshell press sitting in a driveway in Denton? She hauls it back to the […]

Gus Kopriva: on collecting original prints

Gus Kopriva, owner of Redbud Gallery and avid print collector discusses the art of collecting original prints at the Museum of Printing History in Montrose.

8th Annual Houston Book Fair

The Museum of Printing History announces the 8th Annual Houston Book Fair taking place on Saturday, November 6, from 10am-5pm. From moderately priced used books […]

Craig W. Jensen: Master of Fine Edition Binding

The Museum of Printing History presents Craig W. Jensen:Master of Fine Edition Binding, a retrospective exhibition of one of America’s most well-respected bookbinders who happens […]

Underground in H-Town

Underground in H-Town examines the importance of minority and alternative publications within local history. The exhibition presents examples of the alternative press with a special […]

Taller Michoacan

In collaboration with the Consulate General of Mexico and the Mexican Cultural Institute in San Antonio, the Museum of Printing History is presents Taller Michoacan. […]

Paper & Ink

Original and mixed-media prints from the founding members of PrintMatters, a new organization in Houston dedicated to "encouraging Houstonians to add orignal prints to their […]