Tuesday, February 12, 2008

Wild Book Show, 2008

Deadline: June 2, 2008 (RECEIVE)

The Wild Book Show
Point Reyes Books
Saturday, June 7 – Sunday, July 6, 2008

Artists are invited to submit their wildest books on the theme of water to the West Marin Wild Book Show at Point Reyes Books in Point Reyes Station. This event is sponsored by Point Reyes Books & Gallery Route One (GRO) to benefit GRO's Artists in the Schools Program. Books will be for sale through a silent bidding process. Artists receive 50% of the sales; 50% will help support Artists in the Schools.

How to Enter

Artists must reserve a space in the exhibition by submitting a statement of intent to participate on or before Monday, June 2nd. Thirty-five books will be accepted on a first-come basis and must be delivered on or before Friday, June 6 at 5 pm. Books must follow the Guidelines listed.

No work will be accepted without an intent to participate form and Point Reyes Books reserves the right to reject books that do not address the theme water or are not safe to handle.

Guidelines for the Wild Book Show, 2008

• Book is for sale

• Book addresses the topic: Water

• Book is able to withstand handling by the public

• Dimensions no larger than 20" tall x 15" wide closed

• May include natural materials (no live animals)

• Water may be included if it is in a well-sealed container

For more information please contact Point Reyes Books at 415.663.1542 or wildbooks@ptreyesbooks.com

Point Reyes Books
POB 1502
Pt. Reyes, CA 94956

A downloadable entry form can be found at http://www.ptreyesbooks.com/ and at http://www.galleryrouteone.org/