Thank you for your support in 2016!

Our Sixth Annual Silent Auction + Party was a huge success, and we’re so grateful for everyone who chose to #supportSSP. We hope you’ll continue to join us in 2017 for more great events and workshops!
Prints from the Member Print Exchange are on view through January 27th.

Join us for a Screen Printing Party!

Thursday, August 11th from 3-9 PM

Second State Press, along with our neighbors, members, and supporters, will be hand printing fabric napkins for the American Street Feast. Kids from John Moffet Elementary School and Al-Aqsa Islamic Academy have been working with neighborhood artist Lisa Volta and Jenn McTague of Second State Press to create the design. Join us on Thursday, August 11th from 3-9 PM to help with the printing and learn about the process. This event is FREE and OPEN TO ALL!

Read more about the napkin project here.

Second Annual Second Saturday Family Exhibition + Celebration

June 11th from Noon-2 PM

Bring your family & friends! Join us for an opening reception featuring the artwork of participants in our PECO Second Saturdays program. We will also be screen printing and building a giant play house for all to enjoy!

PECO Second Saturdays at Second State Press is our FREE public program that brings families and youth to collaborate, engage and create works of art together around various community themes!

Alexis Nutini: Still A Lot Left

Opening Reception: Second Thursday, March 10th, 6-9 PM
We are pleased to present the Prints + Process of Alexis Nutini. Join us for the opening reception and view Nutini’s recent reductive relief prints along with his process.

Thank you!

Thank you to everyone who came out, bid on a print, and ate some cake. It was a wonderful celebration of Second State Press’s Fifth Birthday, and we’re glad you were there! We’re looking forward to another eventful year at Second State Press, and appreciate your support.

Missed your chance to bid on a print? You’re in luck!

Unsold prints from this year’s exchange will be available for purchase through the end of the month. Hand-built frames for your new print, t-shirts, drink holders, holiday tags, aprons and more are also still available! Stop by the shop to purchase your print or printmaking gear today.

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We’ll see you tonight!

The prints are up, the shop is set, and we’re ready for your bids! The party is from 6-9 PM at Second State Press!

Bidding starts at $40 and will begin at 6 PM on Thursday, December 10th at SSP. Bidding closes promptly at 8 PM. Check out our facebook page to plan your bids.

Second State Press: 1400 N. American Street, Basement, Philadelphia, PA 19122