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Submit Your Work: UNBOUND Vol. IX

Call for entries to UNBOUND Vol IX, the 9th annual juried exhibit of unique works exploring what a book can be… art using ‘the book’ as a material or format. Presented by ArtisTree Gallery in conjunction with the Bookstock Festival in Woodstock, VT. Open to all 2D, 3D, installation, assemblage, film and video artists who are working in New England or New York.

CALL for ENTRIES!

The 9th annual juried exhibit of Book Art by artists working in New England or New York, opens in tandem with Bookstock, The Green Mountain Festival of Words, on Friday, July 26th at 5:30. Visitors will have an opportunity to examine curious folios, recent grimoires, tomes turned to sculpture and some works having a relation to “books” in concept only. The theme of the show is simple, art using books as a material or a format. Art lovers and bibliophiles alike can expect to be intrigued, and maybe inspired, by the work found on exhibit this summer in Unbound, Vol. IX. Presented at ArtisTree Gallery in partnership with Bookstock.

Juror: TBD
Cash prizes awarded.

Exhibit Prospectus

Exhibit Opens: Friday, July 26, 2019
Exhibit Ends: August 24, 2019
Opening Reception: Friday, July 26 at 5:30pm
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Entries must be e-mailed OR dropped off to ArtisTree Gallery by Friday, June 28, 2019 at 6:00pm.

Eligibility:
This call for submissions is open to all New England and New York residents who are 18 years of age or older. This is a juried exhibition for artists working in all traditional and non-traditional 2D (wall mounted) and 3D media, installation, video, and assemblage. All artwork must be original in concept, design and execution. Note: reproductions, if used as mixed media, will be considered. Artists understand that in submitting the fee and their work that ArtisTree/ Bookstock shall not be insuring their accepted work when their work is in transit (delivered to and from), when delivered, and when at ArtisTree Gallery and thus artists may obtain their own insurance for any loss whatsoever.
Installations are welcome at the discretion of ArtisTree, but must meet all other specifications and be delivered, installed and  removed by the artist (or their approved agent) and picked-up by the artist upon arrangement with ArtisTree staff.

JUDGING:
Final judging will be on-site. Entries that differ significantly from their digital images may be rejected. Decisions of the juror are final.
ArtisTree Gallery now has an online ENTRY FORM! It's easy and works great! The instructions are at the top of the entry form page (look for the green ENTRY FORM button)

Please label your actual piece with the following information:
1. The ENTRY # corresponding with your online form
2. YOUR NAME
3. TITLE of the piece
4. Your EMAIL address
5. Your PHONE number
This is necessary regardless of whether you are dropping your actual work off for consideration or if it has already been accepted.

All submissions must be made through our online entry form available on the ArtisTree website.
artistreevt.org/unbound

Images may be uploaded through that entry form, as well. By appointment, actual work may be dropped off at the gallery for consideration but these must also have had an online entry form completed prior to delivery. An entry fee of $30 may be paid by credit card using the paypal button at the above web page, as well. (you do not need to have a paypal account)

Digital Images. You may submit up to 3 images per entry. The images must use RGB color model (NOT CMYK)
• 100 dpi resolution
• 1.5 MB file size max.
• JPG file type
• File names should be saved in the format: LastName_Entry#_Title_Image#.jpg
• The entry # and image # should reflect your entry form

Online submissions must be made no later than 6pm June 28, 2019