Printed Matter, Inc.
Announcing The 2019 Wade Guyton Fundraising Edition
The Final Wade Guyton X Poster Fundraising Edition
Printed Matter is pleased to announce the latest Wade Guyton X Poster fundraising edition. This print is the final installment in a series of six large-scale works for Printed Matter by the artist. Produced to scale and in the style of the artist’s renowned inkjet-on-canvas ‘X’ paintings, the edition is printed with archival UV curable ink print on paper and folded by hand.
X Poster (Untitled, 2007, Epson UltraChrome inkjet on linen, 84 x 69 inches, WG1211), 2019
Size: 84 x 69 inches unfolded. The work is presented folded in a cardboard sleeve (24 x 36 inches).
Signed and numbered
Edition of 100
Proceeds from the sale of this edition support Printed Matter’s year-round work of providing resources to artists and championing artists’ books and publications through our programs and services.
This edition is only available to active Printed Matter Members (Friend level or higher) at the time of the lottery drawing, June 1, 2019. Memberships can be purchased online, in-store, or by phone.
Please note: This edition is limited to one per customer. Annual memberships are limited to one per customer. A Member’s discount cannot be used on the purchase of this fundraising edition.
There are two ways for Members to purchase a Wade Guyton edition:
1. Buy it Now, 2. Lottery.
OPTION 1: BUY IT NOW
40 prints in the edition will be made available for a ‘Buy it Now’ price of $2,000. In order to ‘Buy it Now’ your year-long Printed Matter membership (Friend level or higher) must be active on June 1, 2019.
‘Buy it Now’ editions are limited to one per customer.
This purchase cannot be made in store, by phone, or through Printed Matter’s website. Please read the below carefully for further instructions on how to purchase this item.
Starting Friday, May 17th, 2PM, a link will be made available on Printed Matter’s homepage (www.printedmatter.org), where you will be asked to fill out a simple online form. The first 40 people to complete the form will receive confirmation of purchase and payment information by May 21.
Payment must be paid in full and pick-up/shipment arranged by May 24 or the sale is forfeited. Once the 40 ‘Buy It Now’ editions are sold, remaining names will be automatically entered into the lottery. Due to anticipated demand, filling out the online form does not guarantee purchase of the work.
OPTION 2: LOTTERY
The primary sale of the edition will be by lottery. Editions sold by lottery are priced at $1,000.
In order to be eligible for the lottery your year-long Printed Matter membership (Friend level or higher) must be active on June 1, 2019.
If you are not currently a Member and you would like to be entered into the lottery, you must join as a Member and type GUYTON LOTTERY into the comments field of your order by Friday, May 31st, 11:59PM EST.
If you are already a Member and would like to join the lottery, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line GUYTON LOTTERY along with your full name before Friday, May 31st, 11:59PM EST.
If your name is drawn you will be notified by email and sent payment information by June 4th. You must pay in full and arrange pick-up or shipment by June 10th, or you forfeit your edition, and it returns into the lottery.
We’re deeply grateful to our community of Members for believing in our mission and providing the vital funds necessary to continue our work. Thank you for your support!