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Aurora Art Papers


Aurora Art papers are exclusive to Red River Paper and part of our Watershed Collection. Aurora represents the ultimate in quality and value. Made in the United States of 100% cotton rag, Aurora is a fine photographic and art paper for inkjet printing. It features a semi-smooth (hot press) surface, acid-free base stock, and coating.

Ideal For:

  • Those seeking the "fine art" look
  • Prints intended for long term display
  • Landscapes, portraits, neutral tone black & white, art reproduction prints

Good To Know:

  • 285gsm version is 18 mil thick
  • 250gsm version is 13.5 mil thick
  • Acid free base stock and coating
  • Print photo quality on both sides
  • 100% cotton fiber and semi-smooth surface
  • Paper is ISO 9706 and ANSI Z 39.48-1992 certified

Red River Paper is made by printing enthusiasts for printing enthusiasts. Whether you are a professional photographer, photographic enthusiast, designer, or business, our experts have firsthand knowledge of all our products. If you have a question, give us a ring or shoot us an email. You’ll receive a lightning-fast response from an actual live human with actual real-life expertise.

* Always display inkjet prints under glass, plastic or in a book for maximum print life.
* Rolls come wound with five extra feet at no charge

Aurora Art Natural 285

Made using refined 100% cotton, Aurora Art Natural brings elegance, warmth, and nuance to your photography and art prints.

  • Those seeking the "fine art" look
  • Prints intended for long term display
  • Landscapes, portraits, warm tone black & white, art reproduction prints

Aurora Art White 285

Aurora White offers the look and feel of fine art paper. This Aurora features a brighter white shade for crisp color tones, semi-smooth surface, an acid-free base stock and coating.

  • 100% Cotton rag
  • Cooler white tone
  • Minimal OBA content
  • Hot press / smooth surface
  • Acid free / Lignin free

Aurora Art Natural 250

The original Aurora Art Natural weight is back! If you require museum grade cotton paper but prefer medium weight and thickness, this is the Aurora for you!

Made using refined 100% cotton, Aurora Art Natural 250 brings elegance, warmth, and nuance to your photography and art prints. This acid-free paper features a pleasing natural white tone and semi-smooth surface.

Aurora Art White 250

The original Aurora Art White weight is back! If you require archival grade cotton paper but prefer medium weight and thickness, this is the Aurora for you!

Made using refined 100% cotton, Aurora Art White 250 brings elegance, warmth, and nuance to your photography and art prints. This acid-free paper features a pleasing natural white tone and semi-smooth surface.