Visitors are welcome at Crown Point Press, located across the street from the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Since 1962 artists have been traveling from around the world to work at Crown Point to create etchings. They draw on copper plates which printers ink and print by hand. The gallery, on the premises, exhibits and sells fine art prints, and the bookstore features tools and handmade sketchbooks along with books. The popular Magical Secrets series is published here. Archives of etchings from Crown Point Press are at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., and the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
Al Held, Alex Katz, Alyson Shotz, Amy Sillman, Anish Kapoor, Anne Appleby, April Gornik, Bertrand Lavier, Brad Brown, Brad Davis, Brice Marden, Charline von Heyl, Chris Burden, Chris Ofili, Christian Boltanski, Christopher Brown, Chuck Close, Dan Flavin, Daniel Buren, Darren Almond, David Nash, David Salle, David True, Dorothy Napangardi, Ed Ruscha, Edgar Bryan, Elaine de Kooning, Enrique Chagoya, Eric Fischl, Francesco Clemente, Fred Wilson, Frederic Dalkey, Gary Stephan, Gay Outlaw, Günter Brus, Hamish Fulton, Hans Haacke, Iain Baxter, Italo Scanga, Jane Freilicher, Janis Provisor, Jannis Kounellis, Joan Jonas, Joan Nelson, Jockum Nordström, Joel Fisher, John Cage, John Chiara, José María Sicilia, Joyce Kozloff, Judy Pfaff, Julie Mehretu, June Felter, Katsura Funakoshi, Kiki Smith, Laura Owens, Laurie Reid, Li Lin Lee, Mamma Andersson, Marcel Dzama, Markus Lupertz, Markus Raetz, Mary Heilmann, Nathan Oliveira, Pat Steir, Per Kirkeby, Peter Doig, Pia Fries, Rackstraw Downes, Rammellzee, Richard Diebenkorn, Richard Smith, Richard Tuttle, Robert Barry, Robert Bechtle, Robert Colescott, Robert Hudson, Robert Kushner, Robert Mangold, Robert Moskowitz, Sean Scully, Shahzia Sikander, Sherrie Levine, Shoichi Ida, Sol LeWitt, Steve Reich, Susan Middleton, Susana Solano, Sylvia Plimack Mangold, Terry Fox, Tim Rollins + KOS, Tom Holland, Tom Marioni, Tomma Abts, Tony Cragg, Vito Acconci, Wayne Thiebaud, William Bailey, William Brice, William T. Wiley, Wilson Shieh, Yutaka Yoshinaga
Art Books, Bookstore, Contemporary, Etching, Exhibitions, Limited Editions, Printmaking, Works on Paper, Workshops