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International exhibition of Ex-libris "Juraj Klovic"

International exhibition of Ex-libris "Juraj Klovic' is being organised by University Library of Rijeka in collaboration with Tourist Office of Rijeka, Croatian Society of Plastic Artists Rijeka, under the patronage of County Primorsko-Goranska and City of Rijeka. The subject of Ex-libris for this international exhibition is Juraj Klovic', great master of the miniature, whose 500th birth aniversary will be celebrated in 1998. Each Ex-libris has to have as its component the following text: EX LIBRIS JURAJ KLOVlC' or GlULlO CLOVIO DE CROATIA and UNIVERSITY LIBRARY OF RIJEKA.

Artists all around the world have the right to participate in the INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION OF EX LIBRIS. Artists can send up to five Ex libris on the theme, printed on paper whose dimensions are 15 x 21 cm (A5). Ex-libris can be carried out in all known graphic techniques. The Applicant should send two signed and printed Ex-librises of the each realised plate, together with filled out application form and all the data on the back of it, to the following address: University Library of Rijeka, Dolac 1, 51000 Rijeka, CROATIA, by 15.6.1997. All works that arrive after that date, and before the actual installing the exhibition, will be exhibited but not reproduced in the exhibition's catalogue.

The Jury, composed of experts will award one prize of 4000,00 kn, and purchasable awards. The organisers retains the right to reproduce awarded Ex-libris for posters, invitation cards, catalogues. All of the arrived Ex- libreses on the theme of JURAJ KLOVIC' (GIULlO CLOVlO DE CROATIA) will be reproduced within the exhibition's catalogue. Artists are entitled to a copy of the catalogue which will be mailed to them by the organisers, together with the invitation to the opening of the INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION OF EX-LIBRIS. One proof-sheet of each arrived Ex-libris remains in the property of UNIVERSITY LIBRARY OF RIJEKA, while the purchase of the second proof-sheet will settle expenses of the exhibition, printing and mailing the catalogue.

For information and application forms please contact CROATIAN SOCIETY OF PLASTIC ARTISTS RIJEKA, Korzo 22, 51000 Rijeka, Croatia, tel/fax (385) 51 33 24 94.

Project supervisor: Josip Butkovt

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