Open Call


Under The Bridge is now accepting submissions for the 5th issue in The Mediums series: Printmaking.

The Mediums is an 11 issue series of Under The Bridge with each issue dedicated to one artistic medium. This series will include Painting, Photography, Sound, Installation, Printmaking, Performance, Text-Based Art, Fiber, Sculpture, Video, and Drawing.

For the purposes of this issue, "printmaking" is defined as, "an artistic process based on the principle of transferring images from a matrix onto another surface, most often paper or fabric." A liberal interpretation of the term is encouraged but if you are unsure if your work fits in this issue please email us.

Eligibility: Any artist or collective who works in the medium or uses the processes of printmaking is eligible to apply.

How to Apply: Simply follow this link to a Google Form that will guide you through the application process.

Deadline: The deadline for the Printmaking issue is December 31, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.


Who can submit?

-Any artist or collective in the world who works in the medium of printmaking is eligible to submit.

What can I submit?

Any printmaking artwork created within the last 10 years can be submitted. EXCEPTION: any artwork that has previously been featured in an issue of Under The Bridge cannot be submitted again.

Is there a submission fee?

There is no required submission fee. However, a small $5 donation is requested upon submission to account for processing and development of the magazine.

What file formats are supported?

.jpg, .png, and .tif are all accepted formats for submission. REMINDER: this is a print magazine so high-resolution images are necessary for inclusion in the issue.

Anything else I should know?

- every artist who submits will receive a digital version of the issue for free

- submissions will be turned away resolutely for failure to follow all submission guidelines. Accurate and detailed information, as well as high-quality documentation, are essential for inclusion in the publication

- the issue will be released at the end of January 2021

If there are remaining questions or concerns, email and your question will be answered when able.