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The Australian Print Workshop offers Australia's most comprehensive professional printmaking facilities.

Located in Melbourne, Australian Print Workshop is a unique centre providing both established and emerging artists with access to a wide range of printmaking equipment and expertise in the context of a world-class printmaking workshop.

The Australian Print Workshop fosters the development of printmaking as a vibrant and progressive art form. Through its annual program, the Workshop represents the very best in contemporary printmaking.

Established in 1981, over the years the Australian Print Workshop has rapidly expanded its activities, attracting many of Australia's leading artists based on its reputation for high quality work and professional support facilities.

Australian Print Workshop projects actively encourage cooperative ventures with artists and other arts and business organisations, both locally and internationally. These partnerships result in the production of new and challenging works in the print medium, maintaining for the Workshop a reputation that is acknowledged worldwide.

The Australian Print Workshop is recognised as a key authority on contemporary Australian printmaking. It is a 'not-for-profit' organisation that receives support from a range of sources including state and federal government arts funding agencies, charitable foundations, corporate sponsors and numerous individuals. Works produced at the Australian Print Workshop are represented in all major Australian public art gallery and museum collections.

Australian Print Workshop undertakes a number of activities, including:

Australian Print Workshop Inc is a tax-deductible fund listed on the Register of Cultural Organisations under Subdivision 30-B of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997. Donations of $2 of more are tax-deductible.

Australian Print Workshop Inc. is supported by the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria.

Creative Victoria


Anne Virgo OAM
Deputy Director: Business Operations:
Diane Shannon
Gallery Manager:
Jackie Hocking
Senior Printer:
Martin King
Studio Operations Manager & Printer:
Simon White
Workshop Assistant:
Chris Ingham
Alister Shew


Australian Print Workshop Inc.

Location: 210 Gertrude Street
Fitzroy, Victoria, 3065
Postal Address: PO Box 1236
Collingwood, Victoria, 3066
Telephone: +61 3 9419 5466
Facsimile: +61 3 9417 5325
Email: auspw@bigpond.com

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm

Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm

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