Monday, April 18, 2011

Bibliophoria II

Deadline: May 31, 2011 (Hand Delivery) or (RECEIVE)

Bibliophoria II
Art of the Book - National Juried Exhibition
Sebastopol Center for the Arts

Sebastopol, CA
June 16 - July 23, 2011

We are looking for artwork created in the form of handmade artist’s books—using traditional bookmaking methods, or contemporary, unconventional structures, or made by altering existing books. Open to any method, in any media, on any subject. Gallery visitors will be permitted to handle the books with care.

Juror: Sas Colby has more than forty years of experience making, exhibiting and teaching art. Her artwork has been exhibited and collected nationally and internationally.

Coordinators: Lin Max, Brooke Holve

Non-refundable Entry Fees: Please Note New fees
• SCA members; $15 per entry, or 3 entries for $35 (membership is $40 annually).
• Non-members; $20 per entry, 3 entries for $50.

Awards: $200 Best of Show. $50 Coordinators Award. Merit Awards.

Eligibility: (truncated)
• Open to all artists living in the U.S.A.
• All work must be original and not previously shown at SCA.
• Maximum of 3 entries per artist.
• Work can be wall-hung, free-standing, or pedestal mounted.
• Maximum size: All work must fit through a 6’ x 6.5’ doorway (105’’ on diagonal).
Wall-hung work may not exceed 10’ height x 10’ width x 12’’ depth (including frame), and not weigh over 50 lbs.
Wall-hung work over 60” in any direction, or over 35 lbs. in weight must be submitted by jpeg image on CD for jurying.
Free-standing work may not exceed 114’’ in height. However, free-standing work over 36’’ in any direction, or over 50 lbs., must be submitted by jpeg for jurying.

Selection: Work for this exhibit will be selected from the actual artwork, or digital images.

Sebastopol Center for the Arts
6780 Depot Street
Sebastopol, CA 95472

For additional information contact SCA 707/829-4797; or e-mail, or go to

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