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[BKARTS] Road Trip: An Oregon/Minnesota Artists' Book Exchange



Road Trip: An Oregon/Minnesota Artists' Book Exchange 
May 12 - July 7
Call for Entries

Minnesota Center for Book Arts (MCBA) will be presenting Road Trip: 
An Oregon/Minnesota Artists' Book Exchange in it's main gallery (The 
Star Tribune Foundation Gallery) from May 12 to July 7, 2007. Co-
curated by MCBA Artistic Director Jeff Rathermel, Jennifer Salzman 
(Lane Community College, Eugene, Oregon) and Barb Tetenbaum (Oregon
School of Art and 
Craft, Portland, Oregon), this exhibition will showcase contemporary
works 
from Oregon book artists. Works by Minnesota artists will be on 
display at Lane Community College's gallery in the fall of 2007.

All Oregon book artists are invited to submit work for possible 
inclusion in this exhibition. Work demonstrating alternative 
structures, techniques and materials are particularly encouraged. 
MCBA's gallery offers a variety of display options, including secured 
vitrines, open shelving, wall space, locked cabinets, and ceiling 
hooks. Approximately 30 works will be selected for inclusion in the 
exhibition. All works will be fully insured during exhibition.

MCBA is a nonprofit arts organization working to engage diverse 
artists and learners in finding creativity, expression and 
inspiration through the book arts. MCBA provides classes in the arts 
of papermaking, letterpress printing, printmaking and bookbinding for 
youth, families and adults. An artist fellowship program, artists' 
cooperative, lectures and studio space and equipment are also offered.

The Star Tribune Foundation Gallery at MCBA features four to five 
exhibitions each year highlighting the traditional and contemporary 
book arts. The Shop at MCBA features works by 140 consignment artists 
along with bookmaking supplies and gift items.

MCBA is located in the Open Book building in downtown Minneapolis, 
along with the Loft Literary Center, Rosalux Gallery and Milkweed 
Editions. For more information about Minnesota Center for Book Arts, 
visit www.mnbookarts.org.

All submissions will be juried at LCC Art Gallery. No slides or 
digital images, all work must be present at the time of jurying.

Deadline is April 12th, all work should be brought or sent to: 

LCC Art Gallery Bldg 11
Lane Community College
4000 East 30th Ave
Eugene, OR 97405

Questions: contact Jennifer Salzman, LCC Gallery Director(541) 463-
5864 or salzmanj@xxxxxxxxxx 

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