Centre for Fine Print Research

Celebrating its 21st birthday in 2019, the Centre for Fine Print Research (CFPR) is based in the University of the West of England, in Bristol. The CFPR has a mission to innovate, contemplate and understand all aspects of print history, practice, manufacturing and materials from developing 3D printable ceramic materials to disruptive printing technologies, developing new inks and collaborating with international artists.

Our research themes are listed below and can be browsed for related projects. Please contact us if you’d like any further information about our work.

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Our Research

Digital Manufacturing: Additive, Subtractive, Hybrid

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Print and Imaging: Reappraising the Past

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New Materials: Towards Sustainable Technologies

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Visual Art, Print and Artists’ Books: Methods and Making

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