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This page provides on-line printed matter by Eric Avery. Unless otherwise noted, all prints are published by the artist. All images Copyright © Eric Avery. All rights reserved.

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Courage to Care
___For Self
___For Others
Letterpress and 3 color linoleum block print
Edition: 1000
Keepsake for 10th Anniversary events at McGovern Center for Humanities and Ethics UT Health Science Center Houston

Letterpress on Crane card with beveled gold leaf edge
4 1/4" x 5 1/2"
Edition: 30

Read Line 1
(3 versions)
Linoleum block print on handmade Hosho paper
18" x 113/4"
Edition: 15
Conference poster
Polymer plate relief prints on handmade Hosho paper 
9" x 15"
Edition: B/W 50 Color 20

Are You Depressed or Just Sad
Letterpress, relief photo engravings, linoleum block print, silk screen
Printed at Printmaking Center of New Jersey (Dave Dimarchi) and
Louisiana State University (Leslie Koptcho, Rod Mills)
One sheet book printed front and verso
5 x 7 3/4 inches folded, unfolded verso 17 1/4" x 21 1/2"
Edition: 125


Relief Photoengravings on Handmade Paper
5" x 7"
Edition: Open

Christmas/New Year Cards
(1966 to present)


Rxcipes for Disaster
Digital letterpress single section book on artist made paper
Printed for Philagrafika – The Graphic Unconscious 2011
Printed by Mark Attwood
8½" x 5½". Edition: 100.

Print Back
Offset, embossed card
Brodsky Center for Innovative Editions
Philigrafika 2010
Edition: 1-50 numbered then open edition


Emerging Infectious Diseases Conference
Ninth Annual McLaughlin Conference Poster
Image: Avian Who?
April 16-18, 2009

2007 Everyone Can Be A Leader
Letterpress print on handmade paper
18"x20" edition: 10
Printed as part of Shirts off our backs
Print/Paper Action. Boston University
November 29-30, 2007

Calavera Card
Linoleum block print on handmade paper

Liver Die
A Print Action for Health - Hepatitis C

Digital Letterpress single section book with photo engraving of linoleum block print on hand made paper.
Corcoran Gallery of Art
Washington, DC
March 31-April 3, 2005
Read Exhibition Prospectus


Unholy Communion
Folded broadside. When closed, two 4½" x 6" leaflets form a 9" x 6" lithograph/linoleum block print front image. When the leaflets are opened, an 18" x 6" lithograph interior image is displayed.

Linoleum Block Print on handmade paper.


Galveston Shell Card
Linoleum block print on handmade paper.

Art For Medicine
Lithograph, Letterpress folded broadside on Arches paper and crushed HIV medications.
Printed at 3rd IMPACT Print Conference, Cape Town, South Africa
Printers: Mark Attwood, Bill Lagatutta, Andrea Steer, Ernstine White, Joseph Lagate
Folded: 11" x 7¼". Unfolded 21 7/8" x 14½". Edition: 27.

Hurry Up Help Me Africa is Dying
Digital letterpress single section book with two reduced relief engravings of a woodcut on artist handmade paper.

Printed at 3rd IMPACT Print Conference, Cape Town, South Africa
Letterpress printing by Mark Attwood
8½" x 5½". Edition: 100.


Pictures That Give Hope
Digital letterpress pamplet
Printed and bound March 2001 at Southern Graphics Council Conference
Austin, Texas
Folded: 5½" x 7 5/8" Unfolded: 5½" x 11¼"
Edition: 200.


Emerging Infectious Diseases
Letterpress Photoengraving
Type set by Gordon Rouze
10 3/4" x 7 3/4"
Edition: 100

37th International Congress on The History of Medicine
37th International Congress on the History of Medicine
September 10-15, 2000

Letterpress, photoengraving on artist made paper from surgical towels
Printers: Eric Avery/Gordon Rouze
18"x12" Edition: 250

Spring Dance in Galveston
Linoleum block print on handmade paper with glitter inclusions
6" x 8". Edition: 20.


The New Face of AIDS
Letterpress pamplet
Printed and bound March 1999 at Southern Graphics Coucil Conference
Tempe, Arizona
Folded: 6" x 4½" Unfolded: 6" x 9"
Edition: 165.

1997 Small Soulful Cows
(Set of 3) Photo relief block prints on handmade paper in embossed handmade paper wrapper
5" x 7". Edition: 20.

Linoleum block print on handmade paper.
A series of 10 illustrations, 4 of them cut through the center, forming 4½" leaflets which when folded change a man into a woman and a woman into a man.
18" x 12". Unfolded Edition: 50


The Kiss
Photo Silk Screen on Valentine
10" x 14"

Graham Gallery Exhibition Party Invitation
Linoleum block print on Pakistan wedding card
Edition: open


Will it Always Be Like This
Offset Poster
edition: open

1984 - El Salvador


Healing Before Art
Cover: photoengraving letterpress
Catalog: offset
Essay: David Bjelajac
Printer: Eric Avery at Center for Book Arts, NYC
Edition: 1000

American Medicine
Folio/Book with text and four wood engravings
  The Modern Tumble of Life
  Neonatal Manger Scene
  Barney Clarke Meets Baby Fae on the Road to Africa
  Medical Student of the Future
Folio 8¼" x 5¾" edition: 25
Individual prints 8¼" x 5
¾" edition: 10.


Laredo, Texas Amnesty International Poster
16" x 11"

Images of Life and Death Posters
24" x 32"

Linoleum block print on chiri handmade paper
20" x 24". Edition: 20

1973 Syndrome (UTMB Yearbook)
Offset on cloth cover
Cover 12¼” x 9¼” image 7” x 9¾”
Edition: 700

Fable of the Mermaids and the Drunks
7 images illustrating Pablo Neruda’s poem Fabula de la Sirena y los Borachos
Printed in Texas Report on Biology and Medicine 1974 32:1

Syndrome (UTMB Yearbook)
Two color silkscreen on cloth cover
Cover 12¼” x 9¼” image 7” x 9¾”
Printer: Eric Avery
Edition: 700

1969 Fifty Plus One
Silk Screen
4" x 5 1/2"
Bug Notes
Linoleum Block print on card stock with black ink
4 1/2" x 5"
Edition: open