Print Exchange/Call for Entries
- Call for Entries:
Love & Misplacement: A print exchange exploring text +
Organizers: Erin Maurelli & Elizabeth Munger
We are soliciting participants for Love and
Misplacement, a print/broadside exchange exploring
text and image, sponsored by the University of Iowa
Center for the Book and organized by UICB students
Erin Maurelli and Elizabeth Munger.
By investigating the combination of image and text it
may be possible to define the point where text and
image blur. How is this manifested in print form? Do
you manipulate text & image digitally or are you one
to set type by hand? How is image affected by
variables like font, size, color & placement on the
page? All of these questions, and more, are free game
for exploration in your original work of art.
Print or Broadside size 11 x 14 - orientation up
to the artist
Please keep height / relief to 1/8 inch.
There are no restrictions or requirements on paper,
what ever you prefer to print on.
If you create with materials that shed (glitter,
fur, or flocking) please encapsulate your print in an
archival clear plastic bag. www.plasticbags.com
Edition size equals number of participants, plus
One copy of the portfolio will become part of the
teaching collection at UICB, and one will be presented
to the University of Iowa Libraries Special
How to Participate:
Please indicate your wish to participate via email
by Monday, October 10, 2007 to
erin-maurelli@... or mungerliz@...
Deadline to receive finished prints is January 15,
Mail to the University of Iowa Center for the Book
office at the following address:
Univiersity of Iowa Center for the Book
c/o Print Exchange
216 North Hall
Iowa City, IA 52242
Completed portfolios will be returned in early
There will be a $10 fee to participants to cover S&
Erin Maurelli erin-maurelli@...
Elizabeth Munger mungerliz@...
Exchange organizers are looking for venues to exhibit
this work. If you are part of an institution or
organization & would be willing to help organize an
exhibit of this work, please contact us.
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