deadline: May 31, 2015
The Sheffield International Artist’s Book Prize is a biennial, open submission exhibition, held in Sheffield, during the month of October.
The Sheffield International Artist’s Book Prize and Exhibition is open to makers of artists’ books in any format and from anywhere in the world. This year’s prize is supported using public funding from Arts Council England.
The prize is OPEN TO ALL and FREE TO ENTER.
ALL BOOKS selected for the Prize will feature in the exhibition.
PRIZE MONEY of £1000 (US$1500) will be awarded in 2015 and there will be up to ten Prize winners.
The Main Exhibition Prize is decided by visitors to the exhibition, who are asked to vote for their favourite entry. All books selected for the Prize will be displayed in the Exhibition in October 2015 and will feature in the Catalogue. In addition to the Main Exhibition Prize, this year we will offer up to ten additional prizes, including a Student Prize. Submissions must be made digitally via CuratorSpace
Closing date for digital submissions: 31st May 2015 Final date for receipt of books: 30th June 2015 Exhibition dates: 7th October – 31st October 2015
For further information visit the website http://artistsbookprize.co.uk/
We are also open to expressions of interest for the supporting programme Opening Up The Book. You can find further details here.
Please note: submissions must be mage digitally in 2015
(The Sheffield International Artist’s Book Prize is hosted and organized by Bank Street Arts in Sheffield. Bank Street Arts is an independent, cross-disciplinary arts centre and a registered charity)