The Centre for Printing History and Culture
Print Matters: Past, Present and Future
The Centre for Printing History and Culture is a joint initiative between Birmingham City University and the University of Birmingham and consists of researchers, heritage professionals and librarians. It seeks to encourage research into all aspects and periods of printing history and culture, as well as education and training into the art and practice of printing.
Here is a selection of research projects that are either run by or associated with the Centre. See CPHC Research for a full list.
A hands-on session with some of the bibliographical gems in the Assay Office Library
a retrospective look at over one hundred years of print design in Egypt.
Saturday 29 September until Sunday 27 January 2019. Wednesday to Sunday, 1 - 5pm Bruce Castle Museum, Lordship Lane, N17 8NU
Norwich printing museum facing closure due to plans to redevelop the site
This edited volume will respond to the need for a multidisciplinary introduction to what image-based fields calls ‘print matrices’ and text-based fields call ‘printing surfaces’.