Throwdown Press was established at the College of Fine Arts, The University of NSW in 2012 to foster research projects that facilitate a diverse contemporary dialogue and promote the broad methodological potential of printmaking practice.
TDP is a not-for-profit custom printing model that has an emphasis on open dialogue, broad relationships with the artistic community, informal teaching processes and support for emerging artists.
- To support practical research into autographic, photographic and digital printmaking processes.
- To mediate in the production of fine art prints created by emerging artists and collaborative teams.
- To foster relationships through printmaking related projects between COFAUNSW and university art schools internationally.
- To develop a local, regional and international dialogue through print exchanges and invitational residencies for emerging artists.