Call for Submissions: 100 Artist Books Exhibition

KALEID 2013 London // Saturday 20th July 2013

 

KALEID 2013 London will exhibit one hundred artists’ books, focusing on the form of the book as an interdisciplinary activity; combining visual arts with new technology, contemporary ideas and traditional book arts. They encourage artists practising in different disciplines to apply, including installation, drawing, printmaking, art writing, photography, painting, sculpture, book arts, video, digital media and performance. Deadline: May 1, 2013 — For artist submission information, click here.

KALEID editions invites submissions from European based artists who do books, for an exhibition and book fair, to be held in London on Saturday 20th July 2013.

KALEID 2013 London is the second annual curated event, showcasing the best of artists’ books to an international audience of collectors. Awards and acquisitions will be held on Friday 19th July, supported by The Art Academy, Frans Masereel Centrum, the British National Art Library and English Arts Council’s Saison Poetry Library.

KALEID editions supports ‘artists who do books’ and will further represent twenty-five artists at the London Art Book Fair, hosted by the Whitechapel Gallery in September 2013.

Submissions

Artists are invited to submit by email. Galleries and publishers may also submit on behalf of an artist, however exhibition catalogues will not be considered.

DEADLINE – 1st May 2013

Email: submission@kaleideditions.com

– Complete a PayPal payment of 10€ for each artist’s book submission and place the receipt number in the subject line of the email
– Attach a maximum of four digital images in JPEG format (maximum file size 1MB)
– Attach a completed Submission Form

http://www.kaleideditions.com/

Sofie Dederen, Director, Frans Masereel Centrum for Print, Belgium
Elizabeth James, Senior Librarian for Artists’ Books, Word and & Image Department, National Art Library, V&A Museum, UK
David Senior, Bibliographer, MoMA Library, USA.

Location

KALEID 2013 London takes place at The Art Academy in London Bridge, close to White CubeJerwood Space and Tate Modern. Bookstands run by artists are located on the ground floor (100sq m). Singular works, installations, digital media and performances feature in a curated exhibition on the first floor (100sq m). A participatory book arts demonstration will be facilitated in the print studio and the top floor hosts the panel discussion, to seat fifty people during the private event.

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Artists Submit Online To 100 Painters of Tomorrow + White Cube Open Call

100 PAINTERS OF TOMORROW

Painting is enjoying a remarkable creative renaissance in the 21st century. 100 Painters of Tomorrow is an ambitious new project of the publishers Thames & Hudson, to find the 100 most exciting painters at work today. Culminating in a major publication that will introduce and present each artist and their work, creating a snapshot of the best new talent in painting from across the globe, submissions are invited from artists from 15 January – 15 March 2013. There is no fee to register on the site, and a small fee of ten British pounds to submit to this book project.

Register and submit online here: http://www.100paintersoftomorrow.com/

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White Cube gallery in Mason's Yard, St James's

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Open Cube at White Cube Mason’s Yard, London

Call for entries: Open Cube
Curated by Adriano Pedrosa
Deadline: 28 February 2013
Application fee: none

Leading contemporary art gallery White Cube has invited São Paulo-based curator Adriano Pedrosa to curate an exhibition at their Mason’s Yard gallery, London, in July 2013. Pedrosa’s project, titled Open Cube, will attempt to infiltrate the hierarchies of the gallery system by inviting any interested artists to submit works to be included in the exhibition. By opening up the selection process, Pedrosa wishes to unsettle the system of gallery practices, initiating a dialogue with artists that might not have access to this network.

Shortlisted artists must be available for interviews in London with Adriano Pedrosa in March and April.

A comprehensive catalogue with texts by Pedrosa will accompany the exhibition.

Adriano Pedrosa is an independent curator, editor, and writer currently based in São Paulo. He has curated numerous international exhibitions and has published extensively on contemporary art in numerous catalogues and magazines.

Full details on how to apply are available at http://www.whitecube.com/submission