“signs and symbols” (october 2013)

Signs and Symbols
October, 2013, Art exhibit at the General Store Community Arts Centre
in the Adelaide Hills of South Australia (organisers: Tim Gaze & Marisa Ala Dea)

Here’s the whole book/pdf of the works (Tim Gaze, ed.):
http://asemicwriting.files.wordpress.com/2013/12/signs-and-symbols-mail-art-catalogue.pdf
[ 152 Mb ]

@ scribd:
http://www.scribd.com/doc/190979576/SignsSigns-and-Symbols-Mail-Art-Catalogue

General Store’s Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/GeneralStoreCommunityArtGroupInc

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mail art project: “signs & symbols”

Please send compositions of symbols on paper or cardboard for this project. You can draw them or paint them by hand, or include computer-generated symbols or other techniques. Size: preferably ordinary writing paper (A4 or letter) or postcard. But can be larger or smaller, if you like.

Some possible influences: prehistoric rock paintings, Lettriste hypergraphies, asemic writing, Egyptian & Mayan hieroglyphs, alien glyphs, Chinese seal script, wingdings fonts, visual poetry.

You might find free fonts from places such as Omniglot.com useful.

All entries which contain signs & symbols will be exhibited at the General Store Community Arts Centre, in the Adelaide Hills of South Australia: https://www.facebook.com/GeneralStoreCommunityArtGroupInc for the month of October 2013.

PDF documentation will be sent to all participants who provide an email address. We can’t afford to return your artwork.

closing date: 1st September 2013

address: signs & symbols project
P O Box 1011
Kent Town
SA 5071
Australia

thank you!
Tim Gaze & Marisa Ala Dea, organisers