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The AEPM’s annual conference, The importance of place: printing in the context of history and society, which was planned to take place in Offenbach, Germany, 28-30 May 2020, has unfortunately had to be cancelled because of the Corona virus outbreak. Our hosts, the Klingspor Museum and the Haus der Statdtgeschichte, hope that it will be possible to reprogramme it at a later date. Registration fees which have already been paid will be fully reimbursed.

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May 6, 2020 // AEPM

Alone in the printing museum. Analog visitors and digital users in times of Coronavirus

Dr. Susanne Richter, Museum of Printing Art Leipzig Museums in Leipzig have been closed since March 14, 2020, and the Museum of Printing Art has become very quiet, both its collections and the current exhibition The Eye of the Photographer. Sometimes it takes a crisis for things to change. In recent weeks Leipzig museums have

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May 3, 2020 // AEPM

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Conference - The importance of place: printing in the context of history and society

The AEPM’s annual conference, The importance of place: printing in the context of history and society, which was planned to take place in Offenbach, Germany, 28-30 May 2020, has unfortunately had to be cancelled because of the Corona virus outbreak. Our hosts, the Klingspor Museum and the Haus der Statdtgeschichte, hope that it will be possible to reprogramme it at a later date. Registration fees which have already been paid will be fully reimbursed.

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Printing and related museums in Europe and worldwide

Want to find a printing museum or other printing heritage organisation near you, or to visit when travelling? Try our Museum Finder

Publications & conference proceedings

A variety of publications about printing and graphic heritage including profiles of printing museums, a selection of papers from previous AEPM conferences and a brief history of printing and related museums in the form of a timeline of the foundation dates of nearly two hundred printing and graphic heritage organisations worldwide.