Monday, May 26, 2008

Interweavings: an invitational exhibition of prints & books

Deadline: June 20, 2008 (RECEIVE)

Interweavings: an invitational exhibition of prints & books
Abecedarian Gallery
Denver, CO
August 1, 2008 to September 13, 2008

Abecedarian Gallery is located in Denver, CO. The gallery presents local and national artists working in contemporary book arts and printmaking. It is in the heart of the nationally known Santa Fe Art District and is the only gallery specializing in artists' books in the area. Abecedarian Gallery is owned by book artist and curator Alicia Bailey.

an invitational exhibition featuring book arts crafted by artists who utilize fiber materials and techniques in their creation of artists' books.

Submissions should include:
5 to 10 jpeg images of up to five pieces with a corresponding list of the works giving dimensions, medium and retail price; a resume (pdf or word), artist's statement and contact information. Label each image file with artists' last name, title of piece, with a letter or number as needed.

Works must be submitted via either ftp upload or via Instructions outlined in the prospectus. If this process isn't possible, CD's shall be accepted sent to
Abecedarian, PO Box 200984, Denver, CO 80220.

Sales - Selected work must be for sale. Work is sold on consignment. The artist receives 60% of the sale price. Sale proceeds will be paid to the artist within 30 days of the close of the show.

Publicity - Press kits will be sent to local and regional traditional media. Online announcements will be made to all applicable online sites and list serves. The exhibit will be announced in the gallery's monthly e-mail newsletter and website. A PDF catalog will be created and be available via the gallery website. An artists' reception will be held on Friday, August 1, 2008.

Responsibility for Loss or Damage - Artwork is insured for 60% of its retail value against loss/theft/damage beyond exhibition wear and tear while on premises.

Cost to Artists - There is no application fee for this exhibit.

Download the prospectus: abecedariangallery/interweavings_prospectus.pdf

Visit the website for complete details: abecedariangallery/opportunities.html

artist's books & prints
in the Santa Fe Art District
Denver, CO
(phone) 303.340.2110