THE LETTER-BOX
F
ESTIVAL


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FESTIVAL 2006

«Inauguration»

«Découvre-boîtes»

in 2007
see some pictures about


We, Abbatians, the citizens of Saint-Martin-d'Abbat who are proud and pleased to be wellknown
for personalizing our letter-boxes, have planned to organize : The letter-box
FESTIVAL
The FESTIVAL will take place in summer 2007.
To make it a success, we invite you to take part in the following CONTESTS.
Do not hesitate to make an original piece of work in which your personality, your ideals,
your tastes and your sensitiveness will transpire.
Communication and imagination are the main stakes of it !


personnalized
LETTER-BOXES

(colour photographies
only.
atmosphere PHOTOS
staging one or several
letter-boxes,
(black and white or
colour photos. No slide).
DRAWINGS and painting featuring one or more
le tter-boxes (techniques
and formats are left open).
SCULPTURES
of letter-boxes (formats
and materials are left open).
TEXTS about letter-boxes : poems, tales, lyrics
for famous songs,
textimonies sketches...
(in french only).
CALLIGRAMMS
about the word :
le tter-box
MAIL ART

or Post’Art.
CALLIGRAPHY
on the word :
letter-box.
imitation STAMPS
(thems and designs
are left open).
GAME
creation (games about
or from letter-boxes).

Contest Rules

All kinds of public can take part. No prior registration is required.One work for one contester and for one contest.
A contester can take part in several different contests. Sendings should be registered under "certified mail" with "acknowledgement of receipt".
The works will be kept by the Association so as to complete the artistic heritage of our village.
All contesters are to hand over their reproduction and circulation rights and to accept their signed works to be featured
on the website of the Association : www.letterboxvillage.com,
in exhibitions, in the future "Letter-box house" in Saint-Martin-d'Abbat, in the media or in a coming book that will record the history of the Festival.
All contesting works should be sent before June 15th 2007 to : Association Saint-Martin-d'Abbat demain, adress : 107, rue de Bel-Air - 45110 Saint-Martin-d'Abbat – France

For further information, please click on :
ass.smademain@wanadoo.fr