Wednesday, October 30, 2013

RiTUAL: Single-Sheet Book Show

Deadline: November 30, 2013 (ONLINE) and (RECEIVE)

Call for Submissions
Single-Sheet Book Show

110 CHURCH Gallery
Philadelphia, PA
December 6, 2013 – January 25, 2014

RiTUAL. A ceremonial act ~ Rites used in the course of worship ~ The performance of ceremonial acts ~ The prescribed form of conducting the ceremony ~ A method of procedure That is followed without variation ~ performance with gestures, words, and objects, often in a sequestered place.

This is an OPEN CALL. Submit early. Submit more than one. Not just for artists. Calling poets, writers, designers.

Single-Sheet Book Show

Our preferred size and format is intended to create a more democratic show to encourage poets, artists, designers, or writers — not just those experienced in book arts.

All books will be handled by gallery visitors. Books should be relatively durable. Keep this in mind if you are considering adding something vulnerable such as a glued attachment.

Do not add endpapers or book boards.

The prospectus models the preferred 8-page format: 11 x 17 folded to 4.25 x 5.5 inches. Your entry should be no larger than this.

Books must be at least 8 pages.

Max sheet size is 11 x 17 inches.

Any derivation from this size is accepted, such as 8.5 x 11 or 11 x 11 square.

Stapling and sewing is permitted but not required.

Digitally-produced work will be accepted.


$15 for 1-3 books. Submit as many as you like!

(4 books would be $30, 9 books would be $45)

The exhibition is not juried, but selected work will be featured. Selected artists invited to future shows

For each piece choose your price from:

or NFS

Gallery takes no commission.

Download Prospectus:

Visit website for registration and more details:

110 CHURCH | gallery exhibits new and unseen work by both emerging and established artists — fostering experimentation in contemporary art. Visit us in historic Old City, Philadelphia’s original and vibrant art district and one of America’s Top Twelve ArtPlaces.

110 CHURCH Gallery
110 Church Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106