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Re: [BKARTS] Bright Hill Press 4th Annual North American Juried Book Arts Exhibition



I had to go to the website link to find out Bright Hill is in New York
somewhere.  PLEASE PUT LOCTION IN THE SUBJECT LINE OR SOMEWHERE AT THE TOP
OF THE MESSAGE!

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From: Book_Arts-L [mailto:BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of
bertha rogers
Sent: Tuesday, August 02, 2005 12:47 AM
To: BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: Bright Hill Press 4th Annual North American Juried Book
Arts Exhibition


Dear Book Arts Friends,

        There is still time to enter Bright Hill Press's Fourth Annual North
American
Juried Book Arts Exhibition at Bright Hill Center's beautiful Word & Image
Gallery, 94
Church Street, Treadwell, NY, which will take place from October 2-28, 2005.
The first
three annual exhibits were noteworthy for the innovative books and fine
quality of the
exhibitors, and we look forward to another great exhibit! Postmark deadline
for actual
book entries (not slides) is August 17, with deadline for date of arrival at
Bright
Hill August 24. Complete guidelines may be obtained by e-mailing
wordthur@xxxxxxxxxxx or bkrogers@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
        This year's exhibit will be juried by Edward H. Hutchins and Bertha
Rogers.
Edward H. Hutchins is a book artist, graphic designer, and teacher. Since
1989 he has
been the proprietor of Editions, a studio for producing artist book
multiples. His work has
been recognized by the Smithsonian Institution, the American Association of
Museums,
and the Miniature Book Society. Several of his books were selected for the
First
International Biennale for Hand-printed Artists' Books at the Bibliotheca
Alexandrina in
Egypt. He has given bookmaking and design classes in art institutions,
libraries, and
public schools across the United States, Canada, and Mexico. He is the
co-producer
with Carolyn Chadwick of the annual BookFest Exposition in Manhattan. "Stand
and
Deliver: Engineering Sculpture into a Book Format," a show that he curated,
is currently
touring the US. His web site is http://www.artistbooks.com.
        Bertha Rogers has read, lectured about, and taught writing and fine
and applied
arts to children, adults, and teachers for 35 years. Her two- and
three-dimensional art
has been show in more than 200 juried an solo exhibitons throughout the US
and
abroad. Her awards include fellowships to the MacDowell, Millay, Hedgebrook,
CAldera,
Hawthornden, and Jentel artists' colonies, and a Ludwig Vogelstein grant for
her
interdisciplinary exhibit and book, "Even the Hemlock: Poems, Reliquaries,
and
Illuminations." Her poetry has been published in magazines and anthologies
and in five
collections of poetry. Her illustrated letterpress translation of "Beowulf,"
the Anglo-Saxon
epic, was published in 2000. She is the founding executive director of
Bright Hill Press
(http://www.brighthillpress.org), a literary center that includes the Word &
Image Gallery
and the Bright Hill Community Humanities Library and Internet Wing. Her web
site is
http://www.bertharogers.com.
        The jurors will be looking for a sequential presentation of words
and images in a
book format. They will be looking for a clearly stated concept,
thought-provoking text,
engaging visual presentation, the relationship of the words and images to
each other,
exceptional technical presentation, an imaginative approach, and an
integrated overall
delivery of the message. Two books for be selected for special recognition,
in the form
of first and second places and cash awards of $200 and $100.
        Entries may include traditionally-bound books, artists' books,
sculptural
bookworks, hanging books, etc., that have been created in the period
2001-2005 and
never exhibited at Bright Hill Center. Remembers, entries will be juried
from the actual
books and should be shipped to BHC no later than August 17, 2005, to arrive
no later
than August  24, 2005. FOR COMPLETE GUIDELINES AND REQUIRED ENTRY
FORM, e-mail  Bright Hill at wordthur@xxxxxxxxxxxx Additional information
about Bright
Hill may be  found at http://www.brighthillpress.org. Please don't hesitate
to contact us
with questions or comments.


Best regards,
Bertha Rogers, Executive Director, Bright Hill Press


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