Miniprint Annual 2015

14th Lessedra World Art Print Annual — Mini Print 2015

June 11th — September 25th

Opening reception on June 11th at 7 p.m. with the presence of visiting artists and jury members:

  • MARIAM ABDUL RAHEEM ABDULLA ABDUL RAHEEM AL ALI, U. A. E. - First Prize Winner of the 13th Mini Print Annual 2014
  • KAREN OREMUS, Canada, Assistant Dean Zayed University, College of Arts and Creative Enterprises, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • JAN PALETHORPE, Australia, Featured Artist – installation “33 Ways to Wrap Christo”. Here you can see images of the project.
  • KARIN BYRNE, Austria – artist and educator, long term participant and promoter of the Mini Print Annual
  • BRIAR CRAIG, Canada, Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies, Department of Creative Studies, University of British Columbia Okanagan

List with Accepted artists and works in PDF document



KAREN OREMUS, Canada and JAN PALETHORPE, Australia making their lists for the prizes
MARIAM ABDUL RAHEEM AL ALI, U. A. E. selecting artists for the prizes
KARIN BYRNE, Austria, selecting works for the prizes
SNEZHINA BISSEROVA, Bulgaria starting the judging of the works
BRIAR CRAIG, Canada is pleased to be again a jury member
Mariam with brother Ibrahim preparing the installation of her works
Ibrahim Al Ali working at the installation
Karen Oremus is satisfied with the special presentation of her former student Mariam
Jan working on her installation with the assistance of husband Bruce
Karin Byrne and Briar Craig judging
Karen and the sister of Mariam during the judging
Mariam judging with a little help from her sister
Snezhina and Jan during the judging
Mariam in the exhibition
Jan presenting the book 33 Ways to Wrap Christo to Brian, the husband of Karin Byrne and to Briar
Karin Byrne is impressed by the works of the artists-students from Zayed University, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Still a lot of work to be done...
Mariam and Briar
Karen talking with the sister of Mariam
Mariam is deeply involved in the judging
Karen and Briar
Working Dinner with jury members
Opening Reception
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Study for a group portrait of visiting artists in front of the gallery
Karen and Mariam in the Art School in Sofia
Students during the lecture
In the printmaking studio of the Art Academy
Karen Oremus and Karin Byrne in the Printmaking studio of the Art Academy
Karin Byrne impressed by the wall paintings at Rila Monastery
Briar looking at the wall paintings of Rila Monastery
Jan with husband Bruce
Karin Byrne with husband at Rila Monastery
Briar in front of wall painting in the nunnery thinking about colleagues in the university
Karin in the nunnery of Rila Monastery
Study for a group portrait at Rila Monastery
MARIAM ABDUL RAHEEM ABDULLA ABDUL RAHEEM AL ALI, U. A. E. - Special Presentation - First Prize Winner of the 13th Mini Print Annual 2014
JAN PALETHORPE, Australia, Featured Artist - installation -33 Ways to Wrap Christo
First Prize KALLI KALDE, Estonia
Second Prize LUCE, Belgium
Third Prize AGIM SALIHU, Republic of Kosovo
DAN McCORMACK, U. S. A. Special Prize
JAN WELLENS, Belgium Special Prize
MARCELLE BENHAMOU, France Special Prize
TAKANORI IWASE, Japan Special Prize
VALERIE SYPOSZ, Canada Special Prize