ICPC Print Portfolios

The ICPC print portfolio is a biennial print exchange and fundraiser for the Iowa City Press Co-op scholarship fund.
Each is available to purchase as a portfolio containing original hand-pulled prints or as an affordable digital reproduction.

Open After Refrigerating: the Ultimate HOW-TO Polar Vortex


18 artists take on instruction, with prints from the practical to the evocative offering guidance on HOW TO do a thing.

Ryan Perkins // Title & Colophon
Violet Austerlitz // Untitled
Carla Baudrons & Adam Bryant // How to Make a Friend
CR Cooper // How to Say No!
Desiree Dahl // How to Remember
Dave Dugan // How to Get Rich
Rich Dana // How to Make a Monster
John Engelbrecht // How to Draw the Best Hands
Jenny Gringer // How to Get Jiggy
Sayuri Sasaki Hemann // How to Never Wear Solids
Emily Jalinsky // How to Breathe, Let Thoughts Pass, and Center Your Awareness
Alexandra Janezic // How to Be Pink and/or Green
Elizabeth Munger // How to Build a Solar Eclipse Viewer
Kristen Necessary // How to Be
Daniel Peterson // How to Do a Better Poo for a Better You
Ariane Parkes-Perret // How to Be a Horticultural Rockstar! (Grow Some Food!)
Kalmia Strong // how to how to
Isabelle Von Sturm // How to Nurture the Grieving Heart


Our first print portfolio includes the work of 16 members, alumni, and friends of the Press Co-op. Each artist contributed a new print, with practical, whimsical, psychological, and/or conceptual "recipes".

The Cookbook is available in two versions:
• A limited edition portfolio (30, with 14 available for purchase) containing each original silkscreen, letterpress, intaglio, and relief print
• A full-color digitally-printed wire-bound book, with a letterpress-printed cover

Violet Austerlitz // Femslash Chicken Awakenings
C.R. Cooper // Pasta Salad 4 the Apathetic Potlucker
Desiree Dahl // Dandelion Foodballs
Dave Dugan // Coconut Milk Cornbread
John Engelbrecht // GOOD PANCAKES
Louise Fisher & Kyle Laws // Shakshuka
L. Garcia George // Recipe for Remembrance
Jenny Gringer // Grandma Gringer's Implausible Tot Recipe
Allison Heady // With Confidence and Hope Through All Crises
Sayuri Sasaki Hemann // Recipe for a Juicy Tomorrow
Emily Jalinsky // Recipe for a Depression Spiral
Alexandra Janezic // Height
Liz Munger // 3 variations of toast & eggs
Kristen Necessary // Diplomacy
Kalmia Strong // Fire Cider
Isabelle Von Sturm // Possibility Pesto

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