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2022-03-12 03:08:14 By : Ms. Vicky li

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BEMIDJI — Bemidji State University’s A.C. Clark Library will host a book art exhibit titled “Books Unbound!” from April 7 through May 7 and is now accepting art submissions.

The exhibition is open to submissions from the area community, which includes those within a 60-mile radius of Bemidji.

Artists and community members of all ages, including high school students, as well as Bemidji State faculty, staff and students can submit work to be showcased at the exhibit, a release said.

Submissions must be book-themed art. This includes pieces created using repurposed books or depicting a book theme, character(s) or storyline.

Artwork can be no larger than 24-inches by 24-inches. 3-D art is encouraged but can be no larger than 24-inches in height, width and depth. Additionally, weight must be under 25 pounds.

Art will be displayed on the top of bookshelves waist-high. Any 2-D art requires the ability to be displayed on a table-top easel. There is no hanging wall display option for submissions, the release said.

For more information about entry requirements, visit the A.C. Clark Library’s Facebook page .

The deadline for submissions is 5 p.m. on March 17. Jurying will take place on March 18. Artists will be notified by March 23.

Artwork must be delivered to the A.C. Clark Library by April 1. An opening reception will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. on April 7 in the A.C. Clark Library.