10th International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 2024 – in Museum

The “10th International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 2024” is a unique non-commercial cultural project. The purpose of the Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius is to promote artist’s books, creators of artist’s books from all over the world; to connect in one big art family galleries, publishers, editors and printers of fine art & limited editions, the greater general public, collectors and individual artists.

Open Call for International Artists

The 10th Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius is a big international art project with artist’s book exhibitions in Lithuania and abroad, Artist’s Book Conference in Vilnius and artist’s book workshops.

During 26 years from the 1st International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 1997, we have done 9 international artist’s book triennials to which 911 artists from 68 countries were selected for the exhibitions. The Triennials were exhibited not only in Lithuania, but also in Salzburg (Austria), Lille (France), Leipzig, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Rheine (Germany), Venice, Vercelli, Urbino (Italy), Seoul (South Korea), Halmstad (Sweden), Silkeborg (Denmark), Evanston and Fredonia (US).

Over the 26 years, we did more than 50 international artist’s book exhibitions, workshops, symposiums and lectures in Lithuania, Germany, Austria, South Korea, Japan, Italy, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, France and US.

Theme of the Triennial: “To Be

Time & Location: May – June, 2024. Exhibition and International Artist’s Book Conference in the Museum of Applied Arts and Design, Vilnius, Lithuania. 

Time & Location: 2024-2025, we plane to show the “10th Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius” in Lithuania, Germany, Italy, the US and other countries. We are working on it. We will inform you about the exact dates of the exhibition in Vilnius and abroad.

Deadline: 15th of November, 2023. Original artist’s book, the Entry Form and the Entry Fee must be sent till the 15th of November 2023.

Application: Each artist may submit only one artist’s book.

There will be the Entry Form with all information very soon.

International Jury: Prof. Timothy Frerichs, US. Dr. Rasa Januleviciute, Lithuania. Artist Hanne Matthiesen, Denmark. Ass. Prof. em PhD Vilborg Stubseid Hovet, Norway. Artist Roberta Vaigeltaite-V., Lithuania. Prof. Kestutis Vasiliunas, Lithuania.

Organiser: Circle “Bokartas” & Artist‘s Book Museum

Curator: Prof. Kestutis Vasiliunas

In Cooperation with

The Lithuanian National Museum of Art, Vilnius, Lithuania

IAKH: Globus Galerie + Edition Lebensretter, Leipzig, Germany

The Plunge Municipal Clock Tower Library, Lithuania

Pranciskus Smuglevicius. Drawing. Museum and castle, Vilnius. 1785-1786
“Museum of Applied Arts and Design”, Vilnius. 2023

© Circle “Bokartas”

© Artist’s Book Museum 2023