Friday, December 10, 2010

Books . . . beyond words evolution

Deadline: 5th April 2011 (RECEIVE)

Books . . . beyond words evolution
East Gippsland Art Gallery

Bairnsdale, Victoria
6th August to 3rd September 2011

Looking for entries which explore the idea of books evolving beyond their conventional physical and conceptual boundaries

Entry to the ‘Books...beyond words evolution ‘Award is via a pre selection process.
Artists may enter up to three works, each of which must
 Be the original work of the Entrant
 Have been completed within the two years prior to the closing date
 Not infringe copyright, and
 Not have previously shown at East Gippsland Art Gallery (EGAG)

The Artist must submit on a CD formatted for PC
 A completed entry form for each work.
 4 views of each work entered 10cm x 15cm, formatted as TIFF files (300 dpi), or high resolution JPEG files.
 A statement of not more than 1500 characters (approx 250 words) about each of the works, and how the Award theme is interpreted. This statement should not include any information which identifies the artist.

Fee: $A25 non refundable

Works may be in any medium but living matter will not be accepted unless the written agreement of EGAG has been obtained by the Artist.

Overseas artists should consider Australian Customs & Biosecurity requirements prior to despatching their works.

Major Award $5,000
Innovation Award $1,000
Acquisitive Award $1,000
People's Choice Award $500

Download Conditions of Entry:

Visit website for more information:

East Gippsland Art Gallery
2 Nicholson Street
Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875
Phone +61 3 5153 1988