OPEN CALL PRIZE CONTEST
We kindly ask to forward the information to visual artists who might be interested in applying for International bienninal of fine art nude small format that will be held in Petrovac, Montenegro in September 2018 under the organization of Public institution Museums and Galleries of Budva.
Please not deadline of 25th June 2018.
Information and application:
e-mail: biennialofnude [op] gmail [punt] com
we are happy to send application form in word.doc. to your e-mail after the request.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLICATION ON FOURTH INTERNATIONAL BIENNIAL OF THE FINE ART NUDE ,,MARKO GREGOVIĆ
Founder and organizer of Fourth International Biennial of Fine Art Nude “Marko Gregović” in Petrovac, Montenegro is Memorial Home “Crvena komuna”, organizational unit of Public Institution Museums and Galleries of Budva, Biennale is an award winning artistic competition.
Only original art work, in all techniques and materials, which do not exceed format dimensions of 40 x 30 cm (drawing, painting, graphics, and photography) and for sculpture 40 x 30 x 40 cm, can be displayed in the Biennale. Artist can apply with up to 3 (three) pieces of work maximum. Competition is opened for all the artists from the country and from abroad who accept the conditions of participation. Only original works, which the Selection Committee evaluates as the works of high artistic and professional achievement, will be accepted. Participation is free of charge. During technical selection all the art work that deviate from theme and format dimensions will not be taken into consideration.
Artists that wish to apply for participation can do so by filling out the Application form plus reproduction of the art work (JPG format) they wish to display and also with information about the author (short professional biography and Curriculum Vitae). Application form must be sent by June 25, 2018, on the following address biennialofnude [op] gmail [punt] com. Applications that are sent after the deadline will not be taken into consideration. After the selection process is completed, chosen artists will be notified in writing, via e-mail by July 9, 2018. Artists are obliged to notify the organizer about any potential changes that can affect realization of the exhibition.
Artists whose work has been selected for the Biennale are obliged to deliver the selected art work in by August 20, 2018 in person or by mail on the following address and with a remark:
IV International Biennale of the Fine Art Nude “Marko Gregović“ Spomen dom “Crvena komuna” Obala 111 85300 Petrovac Montenegro
Artist bears the cost and is responsible for delivery of his or hers work to the organizer.
Art work that arrives in the determined time frame will be judged and selected by professional jury consisting of distinguished painters, art historians and art critics. Decisions of the jury is final and irrevocable.
Exhibition of the IV International Biennale of the Fine Art Nude will be organized in gallery “Marko K. Gregović”, in the Memorial Home “Crvena komuna” in Petrovac. Exhibition will be opened on September 1, 2018.
Organizer will edit and publish representative catalogue of the exhibition of the IV International Biennale of the Fine Art Nude “Marko Gregovic“ with catalogue information and one colored reproduction of the exhibited work. Catalogue information will be taken from the Application form. Author renounces all compensation rights for the reproduction of the art work in the catalogue.
AWARDS AND COMMENDATIONS
Biennale is of a prize-winning character and four awards and commendations will be granted. - for sculpture in material 1.500,00 €; - for painting 750,00 €; - for drawing, 500, 00 €; - graphics or photography 200,00 €
Furthermore, three more awards will be granted, consisting of solo exhibitions in gallery “Marko K. Gregović” (Memorial Home “Crvena komuna”) in Petrovac. Awarded pieces remain in the property of the organizer.
Author can donate his or hers art work to the Biennale fund aka to Memorial Home “Crvena komuna”, if he or she wishes to. Gift is irrevocable and unconditional. Organizer is obliged to properly document the art work in the documentation of the Institution and to take proper care of it in the future.
RETURN OF THE ART WORK
Organizer is responsible for the art work from the moment the artist hands over the art work in person or from the moment it is delivered by the post office to the moment it is handed over in the post office and sent back to the author or when the artists takes it over in person, at the end of the exhibition. In case of any damage while it is under the responsibility of the organizer, author will be financially compensated for the value of the art work, which will be determined by internal agreement between author and the organizer. After the exhibition ends, art work will be returned to the participant in the same condition it was in when it was delivered to the organizer. Organizer is not responsible for any potential damage of the art work during the transport. Record of any potential damage will be immediately sent to the author by the organizer.
Public Institution Museums and Galleries of Budva
Memorial home “Crvena komuna”
FOURTH BIENNIAL OF FINE ART NUDE “MARKO GREGOVIĆ“, PETROVAC, SEPTEMBER 2018
Name and surname of the artist __________________________________________
Adress and city_______________________________________________________
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E-mail address ____________________________
Telephone number __________________