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Re: Call for Book Artist's



Absolutely,

We already sold some that came in and we haven't even started the show yet!

We open on April 14 but the May show carries the same theme and we have book
art classes through the end of June, so we have lots of sales opp's.

Look forward to receiving them.

Maryellen

heather malin wrote:

> wow, time ran away from me, and suddenly it's April.  Are you still needing
> or wanting blank books/journals to sell in your gallery?  i have a small
> number of them (about 6).
>
> sorry for the late request.
>
> thanks,
> heather malin
>
> >From: Maryellen and Leo Dabaghian <mburns2@IX.NETCOM.COM>
> >Reply-To: "Book_Arts-L: READ THE FAQ at http://www.philobiblon.com"
> >      <BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU>
> >To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
> >Subject: Call for Book Artist's
> >Date: Mon, 26 Feb 2001 12:32:03 -0700
> >
> >Call for Artistís Books, Altered Books, Art from Books and Art Inspired
> >From Books
> >
> >
> >From March to May, in partnership with book and paper artists from
> >throughout the nation, MatrixArts of Sacramento, will celebrate the art
> >of the book in a series of hands-on workshops, demonstrations, talks,
> >and exhibits called The Storyteller.  Students will have an opportunity
> >to create historical book forms from various cultures (Japanese bound,
> >codex, concertina and others) and learn to see the book in a new and
> >wider context. Whether text, images or the combination of the two are
> >used, emphasis is placed on the creation of books as visual objects --
> >Non-traditional artists' books, altered books, miniature books, pop-up
> >books, chapbooks, scrapbooks, and experiments in the myriad objects that
> >can be created with a single piece of paper.
> >
> >
> >In April work created by book artists from around the country plus our
> >students and faculty will be exhibited at MatrixArts, our next door
> >neighbors -- The Center for Contemporary Art and the Studio Behind
> >Michelangelo's Restaurant in Midtown Sacramento.
> >
> >We know the event is only six weeks out, but weíd like to invite you to
> >join our exhibition, by submitting work to MatrixArts, no later than
> >Saturday, March 31st.
> >
> >Eligible works include:  artistís book, altered books, art from books
> >and art inspired by books.
> >
> >In addition to the work on exhibit at the three galleries, MatrixArts is
> >also seeking work to be sold in our gallery store from March through
> >May.  Those works would include handmade books, journals, diaries, and
> >paper crafts. Commission for either the gallery store or the exhibit is
> >70% to the artists and 30% to the gallery.
> >
> >We know that we are moving very quickly, but we were just assured of
> >space from our two other partners.  Next year we plan on having a juried
> >exhibition and to become a center for the book arts in our region.
> >
> >Cost is $10 per work with a maximum of five pieces for the exhibition
> >plus a check to cover the amount of return shipping. Any pieces to be
> >wall mounted must be received framed and ready to hang.
> >
> >For more information or to submit an entry form please contact:
> >Maryellen Burns, MatrixArts, 1518 Del Paso Blvd, Sacramento, California
> >95815 or call at 916-456-4930.  E-mail at mburns2@ix.netcom.com
> >
> >Please send in an entry form with the following information on it:
> >
> >Name
> >Address
> >City, State, Zip Code
> >E-mail
> >Phone
> >Fax
> >Title of work(s)
> >Description
> >Edition Size
> >Cost of item:
> >Insurance value
> >For Sale or just for exhibit (terms)
> >Artistís Statement
> >Resume
> >Artists Bio
> >
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