Yearly Archives: 2013

Artist talk by Sarah Boris


Artist in residence at ELP
Tuesday 10th December 2013
at 7.30pm

All ELP members and friends are welcome to attend, please RSVP to [email protected]

Sarah Boris is a graphic designer, art director and artist based in London. She has worked with a multitude of orgnanisations and individuals which include Phaidon Press, Tate, the Institute of Contemporary Arts, the Barbican Centre, the Architecture Foundation, Triangle Network, Gasworks, Hotshoe International, Max Wigram Gallery, Visiting Arts, Fedrigoni and the Royal Philharmonic Society amongst others.

Her designs have been featured in books and magazines such as Types We Can Make, Swiss typography, ECAL; Common Interest: Documents. Design for a Good Cause, Index books; 10 years of Ideas that Matter, Sappi, Business Cards 3: Designs on Saying Hello, by Michael Dorrian and Liz Farrelly, The Graphic Eye: Photographs by Graphic, Designers from Around the Globe, by Stefan Bucher, Natalia Ilyin, Bastardised, Made in Bunch, Shout Awards book 2007, Robert Horne, Grafik, idPure, Swiss magazine of Graphic design and Design Week and online in typography and design websites.

Sarah’s work has been exhibited internationally (UK, Spain, Ukraine, Moscow, USA) including most recently at Pick Me Up, Somerset House London. In 2012, she was awarded the Creative Future Investment Fund for artists by Creative Scotland. She completed an artist residency in Scotland in August 2012, which culminated in her works being exhibited in DCA, Dundee Contemporary Arts.

Sarah Boris studied at Olivier de Serres and Estienne, School of Art in Paris and graduated in 2004 from an MA in Graphic Design at LCC.

Come along to Sarah’s talk and find out more about her work and take a look at what she has been up to on the residency.

Lucy Smith

I graduated from Central Saint Martins, and then life (starting a family and earning a ‘sensible’ living) rather got in the way – no more! Finally getting closer to a healthy balance. All encouragement is appreciated.
You can see more of my work at

Judith Symons

“These screenprints are developed from drawings in pastel made out of doors. The translation into a new medium is the thrill, like seeing your children grow up in ways you could not anticipate.”

Belinda Chen

Belinda Chen is the creator of Bel’s art world. She is a freelance illustrator, printmaker and book artist based in East London.

Her passion for drawing and art began from a very early age. Growing up in a small family run ceramic factory in North Taiwan. Belinda imagined the factory as a giant playground. It has inspired her to create from childhood striving to create dream-like utopia to be enjoyed by both children and adults of all ages.

Her work normally appears in children’s story books, editorials, textiles and stationery.
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Christmas Open Studio At East London Printmakers


East London Printmakers invites you to an Open Studio

On 5th December from 6 ’til late ELP is opening its doors celebrating the festive season and a great year full of fantastic printmaking!
We will be launching the ELP annual Box Set as well as having a Christmas £10 proof sale!

East London Printmakers is a modern print studio, managed by a co-operative of artist printmakers based Hackney. It was founded as a printmaking resource to promote the creative potential of practising artists and individuals in the local community.

The spacious studio provides open access facilities for screenprinting, etching and relief printing. A wide variety of courses are also available, where practising printmakers offer their expertise in the subject.

We look forward to seeing you there.