Biblio Spectaculum

A National Juried Exhibition, submit by 24 March

entry fee $30-$35


Main Street Arts is accepting submissions to Biblio Spectaculum, a national juried exhibition of artist books and text-based visual works. Submissions must be visual in nature. Written text passages must be part of an artist book, painting, photograph, drawing, print, collage, sculpture, or other visual art form. Submissions may be text art, concrete/visual poetry, any of the above mentioned disciplines, or a combination thereof. Submissions may or may not contain text or type. This exhibition is open to all U.S. residents at least 18 years of age.


Juror: Scott McCarney, artist, designer, and educator based in Rochester, NY


Important Dates

Submission Accepted Until: Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Notification: The week of April 6

Work Due to Gallery: April 30–May 2

Exhibition Dates: May 16–June 19, 2020

Opening Reception: Saturday, May 16, 4–7pm

A total of $1,000 in cash awards, "Best in Show" receives $500!


For more information and to apply, click here.


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