Monday, June 11, 2012

Mini-­‐Movables, a Collection of Pint-­‐Sized Pop-­‐Ups

Deadline: June 25, 2012 (RECEIVE)

Mini-­Movables, a Collection of Pint-­Sized Pop-­Ups
Asheville BookWorks

Asheville, NC
July 3 – Sept. 12, 2012

Asheville BookWorks is seeking work for an exhibition of Miniature Books featuring Pop-Up Elements at Asheville BookWorks, July 3 – Sept. 12, 2012. The exhibit will correspond with 2012 Miniature Book Society (MBS) Conclave in Asheville and the 2012 MBS Traveling Exhibition displayed in the BookWorks Gallery.

Entry Requirements:
Marvelous miniature movables that surprise, delight, mystify or intrigue. Miniature books, very small books, sized no larger than 3-inches in height, width or thickness featuring three-dimensional or movable elements including pop-ups, transformations, tunnel books, volvelles, flaps, pull-tabs, pop-outs, pull-downs and more.

To Submit:
Artists may submit up to two Mini-Movables for the show. Books, one-of-a kind or editioned books, must be for sale and created since January 2010. Handmade, hand-­‐bound books using original printmaking techniques including letterpress, woodcut, linocut, screen print, lithography, etching, or hand lettering and drawing are preferred. Send original work and return postage.

A $15 non-refundable entry fee covers up to two works. BookWorks will consider for display all books received for “Mini-­‐Movables, a collection of Pint-­‐Sized Pop-­‐Ups” and reserves the right to refuse books that do not meet the entry requirements.

Delivery and Return of Artwork:
Please send actual, original works for “Mini-­‐Movables, a collection of Pint-­‐Sized Pop-­‐Ups” to Asheville BookWorks by June 18 - 25, 2012. Artists are responsible for paying shipping costs, including insurance, with the carrier of their choice, to and from Asheville BookWorks.

Download Entry Form:


Asheville BookWorks
428 1/2 Haywood Road
Asheville, NC, 28806
Phone: 828-255-8444