Dubinsky Printmaking Studio
The first floor of Bixby Hall features an expansive integrated printmaking suite for letterpress, etching, lithography, and illustrated books. The printmaking area features etching presses, a lithography press, and a motorized etching press capable of producing 4'x8’ prints.
2 Etching Presses (1 mechanical, 1 motorized)
1 Lithography Press
Screen Printing Facilities
Large Format Printer
10 Color Risograph
Vacuum Frame Plate Maker
UV Exposure Unit
Large Paper Sink
15" Vinyl Plotter
Training is required before the use of these spaces. Classes scheduled in these spaces are automatically enrolled in training. For information about individualized training, contact Amelia Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org
The state-of-the-art facility also serves as home to Island Press, which takes its name from a massively oversized etching press—60 inches wide by 120 inches long—that was built in the early 1990s by professor emeritus Peter Marcus, in collaboration with St. Louis machinist Warren Sauer.
Students work with fall 2019 Arthur L. and Sheila Prensky Island Press Visiting Artist Duane Slick (center).