Anchor Graphics's David Jones Selected to Receive 2013 SGC international Award
The award recognizes recipients as dedicated board members and
collaborators, educators, master printers and publishers, patrons,
printmakers, established print dealers, volunteer, and supporters - all
who have demonstrated excellence in their creative work, community
engagement and have made outstanding contributions to making in prints.
David has actively collaborated with and published works for artists such as Eric Avery, Phyllis Bramson, Enrique Chagoya, Sue Coe, Margo Humphrey, Ellen Lanyon, Julio Larraz, Kerry James Marshall, Gladys Nilsson and Jim Nutt, Hollis Sigler, and Karl Wirsum. Printmaker’s collaborative projects include; Steve Campbell, Tony Fitzpatrick, Teresa James, Anita Jung, and Audrey Niffenegger. The Anchor Graphics facilities which has been housed on the Columbia College Campus in Chicago, provides student, faculty, and community, classes and workshops, academic internships, exhibitions, artist residencies, visiting artists lectures, open studio time, publishing and collaborative projects. For nearly 25 years, Anchor Graphics and David Jones’ work as a printer/maker has been integral to printing, print innovation and publishing in the Midwest and nationally. Anchor Graphics also hosted “Global Implications”, SGCI Conference in 2009.