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Re: Call for Book Artist's



Dear Maryellen and Leo,

I received my books back from you but never received a list of the
artists or any other information about the Matrix show.  Can you
please advise what's happening?  Is that information on the way?

Thanks,  Bertha Rogers

Date sent:              Mon, 26 Feb 2001 12:32:03 -0700
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From:                   Maryellen and Leo Dabaghian <mburns2@IX.NETCOM.COM>
Subject:                Call for Book Artist's
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> Call for Artist=92s Books, Altered Books, Art from Books and Art Inspire=
d
> >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 we=92d like to invite you t=
o
> join our exhibition, by submitting work to MatrixArts, no later than
> Saturday, March 31st.
>
> Eligible works include:  artist=92s 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)
> Artist=92s Statement
> Resume
> Artists Bio
>
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