"Heart & Hands 2013--A Fourth National Juried Book Art Exhibition for Students" will showcase the best examples of the broad range of books being made by graduate and undergraduate students in accredited academic institutions.
Books made in book arts, graphic design, photography, print- making, and writing courses will be featured.
Purchase Awards from UNL Love Library & UNO Criss Library
Open to graduate and undergraduate students in accredited institutions
Entries must be bound books (no portfolios)
Books completed between January 1, 2011 and March 1, 2013 are eligible
Accepted entries must be available for sale
Winning books will display quality craftsmanship and design as well as compelling visual and/or literary content
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln and University of Nebraska at Omaha Libraries will purchase selected award- winning books from the exhibit for their special collections.
Juror: Barbara Tetenbaum
Entries must be received between March 1, 2013 and March 15, 2013
- return of books not selected by April 2,2013
- Lincoln, Nebraska Exhibition UNL Love Library April 8 - May 31, 2013
- Omaha, Nebraska Exhibition UNO Criss Library October 11 - November 14, 2013
About the juror: Barb Tetenbaum is an artist working in printed books and installation. She founded her imprint,Triangular Press, in 1979 and this work can be found in many private and public collections in the US and abroad. She is the recipient of two Fulbright Lecture awards to teach in Germany and the Czech Republic as well as other honors including a Koopman Distinguished Chair at the Hartford Art School in 2012 and a Sally Bishop Fellowship at the Center for Book Arts in New York City in 2011. Currently she is Professor and Dept. Head, Book Arts at Oregon College of Art and Craft in Portland, Oregon. BS (Fine Art) University of Wisconsin-Madison, MFA (Printmaking) School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Sponsored by UNL Department of Art and Art History Nebraska Book Arts Center UNL Love Libraries Lincoln Print Group