Call for Entries—New Editions

New Editions

Minnesota Center for Book Arts seeks artist consignment work for the upcoming event New Editions, which will take place Friday, November 30 and Saturday, December 1, 2018.

New Editions, formerly called an Evening of Fine Wine & Fine Books, is an annual event dedicated to celebrating and fostering the collection of book art. Visitors are welcome to browse new items from local, national, and international artists. The curated offerings include something for everyone, from the most seasoned collector to the newest enthusiast, with items at a wide variety of prices.
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Call for Chronicled in Clay: Ceramics and the Art of the Story Submissions

Minnesota Center for Book Arts (MCBA) seeks art for inclusion in Chronicled in Clay: Ceramics and the Art of the Story, a juried exhibition that examines how contemporary artists express narratives in clay through text, imagery, multiples, and sequence. Chronicled in Clay is presented in conjunction with Claytopia, the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts’ (NCECA) 53rd Annual Conference, which explores “the human imagination as a vehicle of restless yearning for a more livable, just, and meaningful world.” Storytelling through visual art develops understanding, sensitivity, and empathy — qualities that contribute to more compassionate and just communities. Chronicled in Clay speaks to Claytopia’s restless yearning by placing artist and viewer in a dialogue that reimagines how we listen, grow, and learn from each other. In bringing together ceramics and contemporary book arts, this exhibition will provoke new perspectives and challenge existing traditions. Continue reading “Call for Chronicled in Clay: Ceramics and the Art of the Story Submissions”

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