22th Sint-Niklaas 2019 International Bookplates and Small Printmaking Competition


The International Exlibris Centre of the Town of Sint-Niklaas organises an international competition, every two years. Bookmarks as well as other small prints may be submitted.

The general topic of the 2019 competition is free but one of the main awards is intended for an entry with CHILDREN as topic.

Everyone living anywhere in the world and aged over 18 can submit his/her prints. Prints from woodcuts to digital prints and almost all types of fine graphic printmaking techniques are allowed.

The total prize pool for the competition is now 7.750 EUR. So, worth to try your luck.

Send your participation before November 1, 2018

The conditions for a valid participation, are described in the competition rules. You can find them along with the entry form below.


To give the children and young people a chance to discover the exlibris there is a special competition for the under fifteen year olds. The exlibris society Graphia reserves a special prize of 250 EUR for the winner.

Read about it here.

R├Ęglement et formulaire d'inscription du concours international d'exlibris et des petites estampes Sint-Niklaas 2019.
Teilnahmebedingungen und Anmeldeformular des Internationalen Exlibris- un Kleingrafikwettbewerbs Sint-Niklaas 2019.
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