Our Friend Catherine Nash sent along the following Call for Submissions:
Deadline March 1, 2010
WAX & the ARTIST BOOK lecture:
International call to book artists who incorporate wax/encaustic with innovative techniques and as a major component within their bookworks. Selected images will be presented in a lecture format by Catherine Nash, M.F.A. at the June, 2010 Fourth Annual Conference of Encaustic Painting at Montserrat College of Art in Brookline, Massachusetts and published in a downloadable e-format on papermakingresources.com.
Images : no less than 2 different works, no more than 5, (one detail per artwork OK)
Format : accepted in jpeg format, ~5" X 7" in size and at no less than 300dpi.
Deadline - CDs accepted (no email submissions) : postmarked by March 1, 2010.
Other Information Needed - sent on the CD as a pdf only...please note word maximums:
* work descriptions to correspond to entered images
* 85 word bio
* 150 word artist statement
* Postal mailing address
* Telephone number
* Email address required
* web site if possible
Incomplete Entries will not be considered.
Acceptance Notification : sent by email ~ April 1, 2010
Send by Post to : C. Nash, 1102 West Huron St., Tucson, AZ 85745 (USA) (no email entries accepted)
CDs will not be returned.
Download an e-publication of the Wax and the Artist Book 2009 artists: go to the articles page of www.papermakingresources.com and scroll to the Artists Books sections.
Learn about the upcoming Fourth Annual Conference of Encaustic Painting at Montserrat College of Art, in Beverly, MA, USA