Deadline: 7 September 2020
Call for entries

Quarantine Mail Art, Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries

Dates: May 2020-September 2020, Philadelphia, PA, USA

The current open call for quarantine mail art was announced on May 18, 2020 and will run until Labor Day, September 7, 2020. There are no limitations on medium or content, we just ask that submissions be in the mail art genre, specifically small scale works of art sent through the postal service. The call is open to all ages, all artistic abilities, Temple community members, and the general public. All submissions will be added to the Special Collections Research Center’s Mail Art Collection, and made available in the SCRC for future educational and research use, including publication. Artists are asked to consider applying a CC-BY license, but it is not required. Submissions will be exhibited Fall 2020 in Charles Library around the theme of “Interruptions”.

Please send your mail art to:

SCRC, Charles Library
Temple University
1900 N. 13th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122

no entry fee