Pozible Campaign!

 

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We reached our target everyone! Thank you to everyone who has donated so far, we truly appreciate your support of Visible Ink and our campaign to pay our writers for the first time in VI memory. 

VISUAL ART submissions OPEN until 17 August

A Letter to her Lover from Far Away, Bronwen Hyde (Visible Ink 21)

A Letter to her Lover from Far Away, Bronwen Hyde (Visible Ink 21)

Visible Ink is accepting Visual Art submissions until 12pm on 17 August 2014.

Right now we’re working furiously to get through all the written submissions. This gives all you fantastically talented artists a grace period to get your amazing artwork in to us.

We’re accepting illustrations, comics, photography, graphic design, paintings… and anything else you might find on the printed page.

The theme for this year’s anthology is “Encounters”. Entry is $6 and all published contributors will be paid!

Please check the Image Submission Guidelines for more information.

Here’s some of the awesome visual art we’ve published in the past…

Dogwatch, Geezer (Visible Ink 22)

Dogwatch, Geezer (Visible Ink 22)

Flag of Freedom, Luke Vierdag (Visible Ink 22)

Flag of Freedom, Luke Vierdag (Visible Ink 22)

Samsara 2, Steve Pettenon (Visible Ink 21)

Samsara 2, Steve Pettenon (Visible Ink 21)

Untitled, Alena Lodkina (Visible Ink 25)

Untitled, Alena Lodkina(Visible Ink 25)

Stripes 1, Claudia Florentina Grigore (Visible Ink 21)

Stripes 1, Claudia Florentina Grigore (Visible Ink 21)

Bunny with Flower, Jackie Mohr (Visible Ink 22)

Bunny with Flower, Jackie Mohr (Visible Ink 22)

Untitled, Alena Lodkina (Visible Ink 25)

Untitled, Alena Lodkina (Visible Ink 25)

Warning Bells, Jo Lane (Visible Ink 25)

Warning Bells, Jo Lane (Visible Ink 25)

Ready… Set… SUBMIT!

A drawing of a brunette girl in pigtails typing furiously on a black MacBook.

Want to be a bonafide published author or artist? Submit to Visible Ink! [Laurie Pink/Flickr]

Visible Ink has re-opened for submissions of fiction, non-fiction and visual art. This is your last chance to submit for the 2014 anthology. Submissions will close at 23.59pm on Saturday 26 July 2014. This year’s theme is “Encounters”.

Please check the Submission Guidelines for more information.
$6 entry. And remember, all published contributors will be paid!

We Want Your Visual Art!

Visual art of a hand and arm growing out of a pot.

Do you do visual art? Visible Ink is publishing, so submit! [Disintegration, Rachel Tatti. Visible Ink 25]

Visible Ink wants your Visual Art submissions for the 2014 anthology!

This includes drawings, comics, photography, graphic design, paintings… and anything else you might find on the printed page.

The theme for this year’s anthology is “Encounters”. Entry is $6 and all published contributors will be paid! Submissions close on Saturday 26 July.

Please check the Image Submission Guidelines for more information.

Here’s some of the awesome visual art we’ve published in the past…

A drawing of a tree with branches leading to different organs and cells.

A Visitor’s Guide to the Making Meaning Machine, Heather Marsh (Visible Ink 25)

A woman dancing.

Morph 1, Aleksander Markovic (Visible Ink 25)

Water-colour illustration of a giraffe on a tram.

Giraffe Tram, Paul Heppel (Visible Ink 25)

An elaborate drawing of two planets.

Unfolding Adventures Part 1, by Alexandra Hotchin (Visible Ink 25)

Illustration. A vertical mirror-image of heads.

Gin and Milk, Jordan Grant (Visible Ink 24)

A drawing of a woman's head, which has a bird for hair.

Flight of Fancy, Sarah Allen (Visible Ink 25)

A drawing of a man and woman next to each other.

Untitled, Alena Lodkina (Visible Ink 25)

Submissions will RE-OPEN for THREE DAYS only!

A line-art drawing of a man writing with a quill and pen.

Wanna get published… in PRINT?  [Image: Pearson Scott Foresman/Wikimedia Commons]

Thursday 24th July — Saturday 26th July 2014

We’ve decided to give everybody one last opportunity to submit. As before, the theme is ‘Encounters’ and we’re accepting fiction, non-fiction and visual art. Entry $6. Please check the Submission Guidelines for more information.

We encourage everyone to submit and potentially have their work published. And remember, all published contributors will be paid!

Come To Our Night of Readings: Friday 11 July @6.30pm

A drawing of Charles DIckens at a public reading in 1867.

Charles DIckens at a public reading. [Image: Charles A. Barry, Wikimedia Commons]

We invite you to the Visible Ink Fundraiser 2014. It will be a glorious night of readings, comedy and poetry performances – a great opportunity to see some of Melbourne’s literary talent.

Money raised at the fundraiser will go towards paying the contributors who’ll be published in the 2014 anthology. The more we raise, the more they’ll be paid. So please come along and support emerging writers.

WHEN
Friday 11 July 2014 @ 6.30pm

WHERE
Kerr Street Studios
Level 1, 23 Kerr Street
Fitzroy, Victoria 3065
*Access only via stairs*

ENTRY
$5 entry (includes a raffle ticket)
Cheap prices for beer and wine!

GETTING THERE:
112 tram, stop 17, down Brunswick Street
96 tram, stop 16, down Nicholson Street
Check ptv.vic.gov.au for further details

FACEBOOK EVENT
https://www.facebook.com/events/1467642843477985/

There will be readings from:

SIAN PRIOR
Journalist, columnist, essayist, critic and award-winning short story writer. Recently published her memoir Shy: A Memoir to critical acclaim.

ANIA WALWICZ
One of Australia’s best-known experimental writers and performers. Recently published her newest book Palace of Culture.

KORALY DIMITRIADIS
Performer of poetry, prose and non-fiction. Author of the bestselling poetry book Love and Fuck Poems.

JACKY T
Spoken word artist, slam poet, MC and hip-hop artist.

SIMON KECK
Multi-award winning comedian, published writer, radio broadcaster, illustrator and animator.

KATE DEHNERT
Highly acclaimed, mind-blowing amazing electro-comedian.

See you there!
Visible Ink