Call for Submissions: ZINE POWER, the OCAD U Zine Library 10-Year Anniversary Exhibition


The OCAD U Zine Library is celebrating our 10-year anniversary on November 14th and we are planning an exhibition that celebrates the amazing power of zines! We are looking for zines, original pages, cover art, sketches, and all things that go into the making of a zine.

 
DateThursday, October 5, 2017 - 11:45am to Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 11:45pm

Phone

416-977-6000 x2529

Cost

Free

Email

ocadzinelibrary@gmail.com

Website

http://ocad.libguides.com/zinelibrary

Location

OCAD U Zine Library Learning Zone Gallery 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street

The OCAD U Zine Library is celebrating our 10-year anniversary on November 14th and we are planning an exhibition that celebrates the amazing power of zines! We are looking for zines, original pages, cover art, sketches, and all things that go into the making of a zine.

The exhibition will run from November 6 – December 3 at the Learning Zone, home of the OCAD U Zine Library. We will be celebrating the exhibition and the anniversary at a reception on November 14th, from 5-8pm.

Please email ocadzinelibrary@gmail.com with 2-3 images of your work by Sunday, October 22, 2017. We are particularly interested in zinesters whose work is featured in our collection.

The OCAD U Zine Library was launched on November 14, 2007 by former OCAD U student and artist Alicia Nauta. Since Alicia’s graduation, OCAD U Library staff have continued to maintain and grow the collection. Over 2000 zines in our collection have been catalogued and are available to search and browse on our online catalogue, launched in the Spring of 2017. 

The exhibition is open to the entire OCAD U community as well as to local zinesters. All materials for the exhibition will need to be dropped off and picked up in person, as we will not be able to return any materials by mail.



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DateThursday, October 5, 2017 - 11:45am to Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 11:45pm

Phone

416-977-6000 x2529

Cost

Free

Email

ocadzinelibrary@gmail.com

Website

http://ocad.libguides.com/zinelibrary

Location

OCAD U Zine Library Learning Zone Gallery 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street

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Image of Text: Call for submissions. Zine Power. The OCAD U Zine Library 10-year anniversary exhibition
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 11:45am to Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 11:45pm

The OCAD U Zine Library is celebrating our 10-year anniversary on November 14th and we are planning an exhibition that celebrates the amazing power of zines! We are looking for zines, original pages, cover art, sketches, and all things that go into the making of a zine.

The exhibition will run from November 6 – December 3 at the Learning Zone, home of the OCAD U Zine Library. We will be celebrating the exhibition and the anniversary at a reception on November 14th, from 5-8pm.

Please email ocadzinelibrary@gmail.com with 2-3 images of your work by Sunday, October 22, 2017. We are particularly interested in zinesters whose work is featured in our collection.

The OCAD U Zine Library was launched on November 14, 2007 by former OCAD U student and artist Alicia Nauta. Since Alicia’s graduation, OCAD U Library staff have continued to maintain and grow the collection. Over 2000 zines in our collection have been catalogued and are available to search and browse on our online catalogue, launched in the Spring of 2017. 

The exhibition is open to the entire OCAD U community as well as to local zinesters. All materials for the exhibition will need to be dropped off and picked up in person, as we will not be able to return any materials by mail.

Venue & Address: 
OCAD U Zine Library Learning Zone Gallery 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
http://ocad.libguides.com/zinelibrary
Email: 
ocadzinelibrary@gmail.com
Phone: 
416-977-6000 x2529
Cost: 
Free
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