Thursday, March 04, 2010

Prints: Now In 3D!

Deadline: April 9, 2010 (EMAIL)

Prints: Now In 3D!
Minnesota Center for Book Arts (MCBA)
Minneapolis, MN
July 9 to October 31, 2010

Minnesota Center for Book Arts (MCBA) seeks art to be included in an exhibition of three-dimensional print work titled "Prints: Now In 3D!"

The exhibition will be presented in MCBA’s main gallery and will be an official exhibition held in conjunction with the Mid American Print Council’s Fall 2010 conference in Minneapolis. The exhibition will open July 9, 2010 and closes October 31, 2010.

Featured work may include (but is not limited to): sculptures, artists' books, suspended work, dimensional wall pieces, clothing, games, boxed multiples, installations, interactive work, and other formats that incorporate any manner of print making.

There is no entry or participation fee. Selected artists will be responsible for all shipping costs.

While on view, all work will be fully insured and presented in MCBA's secure gallery.

The exhibition will be curated by Jeff Rathermel, MCBA Artistic Director, with the assistance of Sara Parr, Artistic Programs Support Coordinator.

To be considered, email the following to

1. A one-page Word or PDF document containing name of artist(s), mailing address, email address, telephone number, title of work, materials used, measurements of the work, any special installation instructions and any other descriptive information you feel necessary to fully appreciate the work.

2. Up to three digital images (72 dpi) per work. Multiple entries are allowed but must be sent as separate emails.

3. Place "3D" in the subject line of your email.

Email entries must be received by April 9, 2010. Selected artists will be notified no later than April 30, 2010. Selected artists' works must be delivered to MCBA no later than June 18, 2010 and will be returned no later than November 12, 2010. More specific shipping information will be provided to selected artists.

Questions? email MCBA Artistic Director Jeff Rathermel.

Minnesota Center for Book Arts is located in
the Open Book Building in downtown Minneapolis
1011 Washington Ave S, Suite 100
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Phone: 612.215.2520
Fax: 612.215.2545