The Centre for Fine Print research has an outstanding track record in working with industry.
Our collaborative projects include Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP’s) funded by the Technology Strategy Board, undertaking contract research to solve tricky problems for industry, consultancy projects and supporting start-up businesses. We are currently working with Hewlett Packard, Denby Pottery, Burleigh Pottery, Bits from Bytes, Renishaw, John Purcell Paper, St Cuthberts Mill, Polycarta, Viridis 3D, Cranfield Colours, Canon, Roland DG, Society of Dyers and Colourists, The British Museum, The Arnolfini, Oce and The National Gallery. The research team have patented novel ceramic materials which are in the process of commercialisation.
The Centre for Fine Print Research has links and partnerships with world-leading academic institutions.
These include the University of Bristol; Bristol Robotics Laboratory; Università Degli Studi Di Milano, Italy; Gjøvik University College, Norway; University of Leeds; University of Ulster in Belfast; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain; Université de Reims Champagne-Ardenne, France; Pannon University Hungary, and AKI (ArtEz) Netherlands.
The Centre for Fine Print Research works collaboratively with high profile artists, studios, contemporary makers and galleries.
CFPR Editions functions as a publishing studio of limited edition prints and multiples. The studio primarily publishes digital prints using technologies such as inkjet, UV, 3D printing and laser cutting. The focus on new print technologies in the field of fine art printmaking places CFPR Editions within a unique area of the print publishing art market.
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