A Book In a Bag …

Create and exhibit a piece of art inspired by A Book In A Bag.

Books in Bags will be assigned randomly to the artists when they register for the show. You may receive a children’s book in a high fashion bag, or a science textbook in a record shop sleeve, or an encyclopedia in a paper bag… It really is a lucky dip. Your task then, is to take this book and bag to create an artwork. You might use the theme and ideas of the book as your inspiration for an artwork or you might make a work out of the book itself. Materials and media are entirely up to the you…

Artists will have 4 months to create the artwork.  
Guests to the opening night will be able to cast votes for a Popular Choice Prize, 
which will be awarded at the opening night celebrations.

Registration: Sun 5th May from 1-5pm and Mon 6th May from 10am-2pm
Entry fee: $40
Artwork Delivery: Sun 22nd Sept from 1-5pm and Mon 23rd Sept from 10am – 2pm
Exhibition Dates: Wed 25th of Sept – Sun 13th Oct 2013
Opening night:  Sat 28th of Sept 4pm – 7pm
Collection of work: Mon 14th and Tues 15th Oct from 10am – 2pm

If you would like more information on the show please call Liz on 0418 397 840 or email  info@69smithstreet.com.au

Attached is a copy of the entry form. A copy of membership forms are available on the website.

Book In A Bag Entry Form

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