Citation of Excellence
New Jersey State Council on the Arts

Future Exhibitions

9 IN HAND PRESS: Inaugural Print Exchange Exhibition

June 1st- June 15th @ PCNJ

Lizz deSimone, “To Rebuilt”, Two-color linoleum print, 2016

Lizz deSimone, “To Rebuilt”, Two-color linocut, 2016

​9 IN HAND PRESS is proud to exhibit our first annual international print exchange! Engaging artists from all around the globe, this exchange explores printmaking techniques through the eyes and hands of artists from many cultures. The entire suite will be exhibited at The Printmaking Center of New Jersey from June 1st until the 15th, and then will travel the country to university, gallery and pop-up exhibition spaces. 9 IN HAND PRESS is looking forward to hosting our second exchange this Fall and further engaging the worldwide community of printmakers!

PCNJ 41st Annual Member Exhibition

June 25th-July 9th, 2016

Entry Deadline: June 1st, 2016

Jurors: Eileen Foti and Sandra C Fernández

Current PCNJ members (member in good standing at the time of entry submission) are welcome to apply.

If you are not a current member and would like to enter, click here to begin or renew your membership today!

Hand-pulled prints (both two and three-dimensional works will be considered) & Artist’s Books. Work must have been completed within the past two years and not shown at PCNJ. Work must arrive ready to hang (framed work should use Plexiglass, not glass).


There is no charge for entering. Artists may submit up to 3 entries (and every member is guaranteed to have at least ONE piece accepted into the show). Up to 3 images may be sent for each artwork. PCNJ accepts digital (JPG only) images. The images may be emailed after filling out our online entry form. Please name images with entry number and a short title (e.g., “1.Bounty.jpg”). Image size must not exceed 2400 pixels in the larger dimension (e.g. 8” at 300 ppi).

PCNJ reserves the right to photograph accepted work for the purposes of documentation, publicity, and promotion. The price of your work should include a PCNJ commission of 40%.

Artwork will be handled with care. PCNJ insures accepted work for full value while in its custody. No coverage exists for work in transit or work left at PCNJ beyond the exhibition dates.

Work may be dropped off or shipped (prepaid only) to PCNJ. Return shipping, insurance and handling MUST BE included with shipment using pre-paid return labels or with FedEx or UPS account numbers. PCNJ will NOT ACCEPT any entry that does not provide prepayment for return shipping. Prepaid return labels should include an additional $10 for insurance and handling. All work left at PCNJ for more than three months will be considered a donation to the organization.

Submission to this exhibition shall constitute agreement to all terms of this prospectus.

Deadline for Entries: June 1, 2016
Notification via email: June 7
Artwork Due to PCNJ (shipped or hand-delivered by): June 11-18 during normal business hours
Opening Reception: Saturday June 25, 5-7pm
Show Closes: July 29
Artwork Picked Up or shipped from PCNJ: July 30-Aug 5
Selected pieces will also travel to the Somerville Library for the month of August
Pickup dates for accepted pieces for Somerville Library TBD