A Book About Death and Day of the Dead
Call for Works
October 1, 2010
SEND TO: FLUXMUSEUM
6955 PINON STREET
FORT WORTH, TEXAS 76116 USA
A BOOK ABOUT DEATH was an fantastic exhibition and performance that started in
at the Emily Harvey Foundation in September of 2009. Since then it has been traveling around the world and will be exhibited in New York City in October. The Fluxmuseum has a complete set of the ‘pages’ of this book. We will be mounting the A BOOK ABOUT DEATH exhibition at the Fort Worth, Texas during the month of October (Oct. 8-30) We will be arranging an evening of performance as well toward the end of the exhibition. Hopefully on Halloween Eve (the 30th) Fort Worth Community Art Center
See info on the project A BOOK ABOUT DEATH here:
In addition to the installation of A Book About Death we would like to invite artists to contribute works around the traditions of Day of the Dead and Halloween. We will set up an ofrenda on the floor below the installed book.
Research the Day of the Dead, ofrenda, Halloween, death masks, etc. and create works of art that celebrate or refer to this special time of the year.
Works can be mementos, antique photos, objects, masks, collages, assemblages, etc.
Original works only. All works will be displayed, no jury, no fee, no returns. Contributed works will become a part of the
permanent collection. Please include a deed of gift form. To get the deed of gift form go to: http://ontologicalmuseum.org/exhibitions.html scroll to the bottom of the page to see link. Ontological Museum
Take a photo of your contribution and send to firstname.lastname@example.org for the blog we will set up for this exhibit. Images should be around 800 pixels on long side.
Email Subject should say ABAD 2010
In the email include details about the work, yourself and a link you would like to have visitors go to from the blog.
Do it now while you remember!
Watch incoming works as posted here: