Paper arts


LUBICA - Lucca Biennale Cartasia is the most important event celebrating Paper as an artistic and architectural means worldwide. It takes place every two years in the city of Lucca, Tuscany. Founded in 2004, LUBICA made a pledge to promote tradition, culture, sustainability, and innovation. Its 12th edition will take place in 2024, marking 20 years of activity.

LUBICA aims at bringing together and offering inspiring new opportunities to artists who are looking for a challenge, want to “educate about beauty”, take care of the Other, and are willing to think outside the box to come up with new points of view.

11th Annual Juried Exhibition

The Morgan Papermaking Conservatory’s 11th Annual Juried Exhibition is being juried by Alexandra Coon and J. Leigh Garcia.The title is “Moments of Transformation”

Pulp: Wood, Paper & Print

Pulp: Wood, Paper, Print is a one-time Juried competitive exhibition being held at the Center for the Visual Arts Gallery. This exhibition was created to shine a light on underrepresented mediums and modes of making in the CVA galleries; this exhibition will feature printmaking, all manners of paper arts, wood art/craft, and basketry. The artworks are not limited to these mediums but must highlight and be 50% or more derived from these mediums.

***This is not a "work on paper" exhibition painting, collage and drawing on paper is not included in this call.***

Kolaj LIVE Knoxville: Call for Papers, Artists & Projects

Kolaj LIVE Knoxville is a real time manifestation of Kolaj Magazine and Kolaj Institute. From the evening of Friday, November 5th, 2021 to 1PM on Sunday, November 7th, 2021, artists, curators, and writers will gather for a weekend of collage making, gallery visits, slideshows, exhibition tour, and storytelling that deepens our understanding of collage as a medium, a genre, a community, and a 21st century movement. Kolaj LIVE Knoxville is based at the Knoxville Museum of Art, with other activities in downtown Knoxville.

Paperworks VII

Paperworks VII

November 20, 2020- January 7, 2021

Deadline to enter: October 4, 2020


The Call for Entry: 

The Foundry Art Centre in Saint Charles, Missouri is seeking submissions for “Paperworks VII” an paper centered exhibition focusing on how paper can be expressed in art. Last held at the Foundry in 2013, this juried exhibition is open to all artists who utilizes paper as an integral component of expression. We want to ask all artists how they push this ancient, tactile experience of making paper into making book arts, sculptures, and other forms of fine art. All two and three dimensional work will be considered for this exhibition. 



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