Miniprint Annual 2016

2009

June 3rd - August 30th
88 days Festival of Contemporary World Printmaking

Opening reception on June 3rd - 7 p.m.
With the presence of visiting artists:
Manfred Egger, Austria - First Prize Winner 2008
Cynthia Dinan - Mitchell, Canada - representative of Engramme artists centre in Quebec
Lijtje van Straaten, The Netherlands
Pati Hays, U. S. A.
Ìhsan Dogrusoz, Turkey
Nancy Lambert, Canada
Pat King, England
Fuminori Sasaki, Japan - representative of Japan Print Society
Abdelaziz Abdelmaged Hamad, Sudan
Amani Mohamed Hassan, Sudan

We received this year 653 entrees from 66 countries

The Jury for previous selection accepted 535 artists from 66 countries

Jury of the 8th Mini Print 2009

Manfred Egger, Austria - First Prize Winner 2008

Cynthia Dinan - Mitchell, Canada - representative of Engramme artist` s centre in Quebec

Lijtje van Straaten, The Netherlands

Pati Hays, U. S. A.

Nancy Lambert, Canada

Ìhsan Dogrusoz, Turkey - Associate Prof. Canakkale University

Atanas Vassilev, Bulgaria - Professor Sofia University

Todor Ovcharov, Bulgaria

MINIPRINT 2009 Jury

WorkingDinner - Manfred Egger, Austria, Rob van Straaten, The Netherlands, Ìhsan Dogrusoz, Turkey, Cynthia Dinan – Mitchell, Canada

MINIPRINT 2009 Jury

Working Dinner - Pati Hays, USA, Nancy Lambert, Canada, Atanas Vassilev, Bulgaria, Manfred Egger, Austria and Japanese Washi Paper from Higashichichibu Paper Factory

MINIPRINT 2009 Jury

Working Dinner - Michail Petkov, Bulgaria, Cynthia Dinan – Mitchell, Canada, Todor Ovcharov, Bulgaria, Pati Hays, USA, Nancy Lambert, Canada

MINIPRINT 2009 Jury

Working Dinner - Pat King, England, Nancy Lambert, Canada

MINIPRINT 2009 Jury

Visiting artists Nancy Lambert and Michel, Canada, Lijtje van Straaten, The Netherlands and Ìhsan Dogrusoz, Turkey, with Georgi Lessedra in the Roman Rotonda-Church Saint George

MINIPRINT 2009 artists

Pati Hays, U. S. A. in front of her works in the exhibition

MINIPRINT 2009 artists

Farewell Dinner in the restaurant POD LIPITE - Manfred Egger and Andrea with Georgi Lessedra and Valya

MINIPRINT 2009 artists

Farewell Dinner in the restaurant POD LIPITE - Lijtje and Rob van Straaten

MINIPRINT 2009 artists

Farewell Dinner in the restaurant POD LIPITE - Georgi Lessedra with Ìhsan from Turkey and Cynthia from Quebec

Prize Winners 2009

First Prize

PEKKA HOKKANEN, Finland

Second Prize

LEE WON SUK, Korea

Third Prize

DANIELA TODOROVA, Bulgaria

Prize for Young (Bulgarian) Emerging Artist

IRMA VODEVA, Bulgaria

9 Special Prizes

AOIFE LAYTON, Ireland

IRINA YELAGINA, Russia

JEAN - LOUIS CUNIN, France

JOSEE WUYTS AND FRANS DE GROOT, The Netherlands

KATSUHIKO YASUDA, Japan

MELANIE HEINRICH, U. S. A.

MIWAKO OSO, Japan

NINO INJIA, Georgia

PIA FEINIK, Finland