Open Call: Artist Books for Dublin Art Book Fair 2020

23 July 2020

Temple Bar Gallery + Studios is delighted to launch an open call for artist books for inclusion in Dublin Art Book Fair 2020: Design as an Attitude.

Ireland’s only art book fair will celebrate its tenth anniversary from 23 November - 6 December 2020 at Temple Bar Gallery + Studios, sponsored by Henry J Lyons. This year, Dublin Art Book Fair (DABF) is guest curated by Alice Rawsthorn, world renowned design critic and author.

A centre for the contemporary artist book, DABF champions creative and cutting-edge publishers, big and small, Irish and international. The Artist Book Section at DABF will feature artist books selected by our curatorial team through the open call, as well as artist books by invited artists. This will include books from all areas of contemporary art and design, published and independently made.

How to Apply

Download and read the application guidelines carefully before completing your application. Send your completed application to

Application Deadline: Sunday 4 October 2020