Events

Smartpress hosts, sponsors, and attends a variety of print and design events. See the list of all upcoming Smartpress events below to find an event near you. Browse our past events to get the scoop on the events you might have missed.

Past Events

Behind the Print with Nate Strandberg and Jonathan Chapman

Join Smartpress and AIGA Minnesota for an unforgettable journey through the lens of lifestyle photographer, Jonathan Chapman, and the design of Eight Hour Day co-founder, Nathan Strandberg. The two will share one of their favorite collaborations, a unique promotional mailer created with travel photography taken from Jonathan’s family sabbatical.

Behind the Print with Caroline Royce

Join Smartpress and AIGA Minnesota on a photographic road trip with Minneapolis designer Caroline Royce as she retraces the course she charted creating Northerly, a self-published quarterly magazine that she describes as her “love letter to the place I’m from.”

Behind the Print with Erik Abel

Behind the Print with Erik Abel

Join Smartpress and AIGA Minnesota for an evening of surfing the bold colors, geometric patterns and botanical profiles of Oregon-based artist, Erik Abel.