Juried annual art publication

International Contemporary Masters V (volume 5)

We are accepting submissions now!

To be published second half of 2011

Apply now ! 

by sending us your website link or 5 jpg images

Information about inclusion in "International Contemporary Masters V"

We invite artists to participate in the 5th edition of "International Contemporary Masters".

An invaluable tool for every artist  who wants to help himself or herself to succeed, to get the best value for his or her art, to establish relationships with art galleries, and also as a reference for clients.

Every artist knows how important it is to be included in juried exhibitions, festivals, books and publications. To create an important record that will open a path to success and also to show his or her creations in every possible way and to get one's art out of their studios and before the public eye.
In this annual art book, superbly printed,  we present artists of high caliber from all over the world. Artists whose work we believe to worth be included in a serious art book.

Book Description:

Large Coffee-table book

Hard Cover + Dust Cover

Museum quality printing

Language: English

Full Color

Size: 10" x 13" inches or 25.2 x 32.7 cm.

How you can be included:
Artists should apply by sending at least 5 JPG images by email to
the curator who contacted you or tell us you are interested in inclusion and we will visit your site for approval. If the artist is approved, he or she will be notified within 3 working days. Our jury selects the art to present in the book.

The artist's 1st page will include one or more images (up to 3 - our jury decides the number of images and the selection), a short biography, the website address and contact information of the artist.
One of the images will cover as much as possible of the page and the other ones will be smaller. If the artist wishes to present his or her art at  a greater length, up to 6 pages (12 images) are possible. The second page contains up to 3 images and the artist's statement or short reviews etc. Before printing the book, the artists will receive their proof pages for approval. At this point they will be able to make any changes or updates on the texts they want.

A large amount of books is delivered for free to galleries, museums, art fans, interior designers, art collectors etc.

The rest of the books are sold at a cost price and there is no profit through book sales.

The artists get 55% discount on the retail price and they are allowed to re-sell books through their website or else and make a 55% profit.


A. One page US $ 985.00

B. Two pages the cost is  US $ 1,385.00

C. Three pages the cost is US $ 1,885.00

D. Four pages the cost is US $ 2,385.00

E. Five pages US $ 2,885.00

F. Six pages $ 3,885.00



BACK COVER: Volume  V (volume 5) US $ 5,800  NOT AVAILABLE !!! 


BACK COVER:  VI ( Volume 6)  US $ 5,800  AVAILABLE !!!


Special presentation of approved artists in the first 20 pages of the book. Some artists, apart from the pages they have inside the book, they will be able - if approved - to appear in the first 20 pages of the book.

In this presentation, the artist gets the spread of 2 pages with full bleeding (this means the image of 1 artwork takes the whole space of the page without margins) and on the foreground of the image is the name of the artist, the title, size and media of the work.

This is 2 page presentation in the most prominent part of the book.

The cost of these pages is:

Pages 1&2: $3,800 not available

Pages 3&4: $3,600 not available

Pages 5&6: $3,400 not available

Pages 7&8: $3,200 not available

Pages 9&10: $3,000 not available

Pages 11&12: $2,800 not available

Page 13 &14 $2,600  not available

Page 15 &16 $2,400 available

Page 17 &18 $2,200 available

Page 19 &20 $2,000 available




The book is distributed for free to selected galleries, collectors, curators, and art-lovers and will be on sale through:

  • Ingram (wholesaler)
  • Backer & Taylor (wholesaler)
  • Barnes & Noble (National Book Chain)
  • (internet sales)
  • Barnes &

2008 edition:
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2009 edition:  BUY from  AMAZON , BUY FROM BARNES & NOBLE  , Buy from Target  , buy from Finders cheapers

Buy from Abebooks, Buy from ALibris

The books were presented at the Red Dot Miami during the Art Basel


view previous books:  

Volume II

Volume III

Volume IV (coming in December 2010)

Artists' comments and results from previous books

International Contemporary Masters III (2010) Artists' List

International Contemporary Masters III (2010) Artists' List

International Contemporary Masters I (2008)  Artists' List

International Contemporary Masters II (2009) Artists' List


International Contemporary Masters V (volume 5) -Artists list OPEN TO NEW SUBMISSIONS!


Any comments please send to:
Artists in First publication "International Contemporary Masters 2008" Click Here to see list

Artists in Second publication "International Contemporary Masters 2009" Click Here to see list 

Artists in Third publication International Contemporary Masters III (2010) Click here to see the list

Artists in Fourth publication International Contemporary Masters IV (2011) Click Here to see the list


Artists' comments and results from previous books

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