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2019 LoPresti Publication Award Call for Entries

About the Mary Ellen LoPresti Publication Award
Past LoPresti Award winners

The LoPresti Award Committee is pleased to announce the 35th Annual Mary Ellen LoPresti Art Publication Awards Competition for publications copyrighted in 2018.

Museums and galleries, educational institutions, libraries, organizations, and commercial presses are encouraged to submit publications for consideration. All publications will be judged on the quality of content and book design within the appropriate category. The number of items that may be submitted is not restricted.

Only those art and architecture books, exhibition catalogues, electronic publications (dvd’s), serials, and artist’s books published/copyrighted during the 2018 calendar year in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, or the Virgin Islands are eligible for consideration for the 2019 award. In-house newsletters, posters, invitations, and other promotional material will not be considered.

Entries should be received by August 31 , 2019, to be considered. There is no entry fee, but ARLIS/SE reserves the right to retain all works submitted for consideration.

2019 LoPresti Award entry form

Please mail entries with the completed entry form to one of the committee members listed below:

Marty Miller
LoPresti Awards
LSU Libraries
Research and Instructional Services, Room 141A
Troy H. Middleton Library
100 Tower Drive
Baton Rouge, LA  70803
Phone: 225-578-7197 | Email:

Nancy Hampton
LoPresti Awards
Head of Collection Resources, Library
Xavier University of Louisiana
1 Drexel Drive
New Orleans, LA 70125
Phone: 504-520-7534 | Email:

Peter Klubek
LoPresti Awards
Reference Librarian/Assistant Professor
Baton Rouge Community College
201 Community College Drive
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70806
Phone: 225-216-8505| Email:

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