English, Korean
1 month
Paid by host:

Accommodation for 9 days during the Biennale, Meals (Lunch, Dinner), Work Space, Basic Materials

Certificate verifying participation in the venue, Filmed documentation on the venue, Free Ticket to visit exhibitions and venues for the GICB 2017

Application guidelines:

October 4 to October 31, 2016 / Online submission ONLY

February 6 to February 24, 2017 / Submission directly to the 3rd of Icheon World Ceramic Center.

Artworks that use clay/ceramics as the main material or subject matter are eligible to be submitted.

More information on the Korea Ceramic Foundation webpage. Download the official form found (PDF) on the Korea Ceramic Foundation webpage on

Online submission ONLY.
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Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale

Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale

Korean Ceramic Foundation

Korea Ceramic Foundation (KOCEF) will be hosting the Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale 2017 (GICB2017) at three venues - Icheon, Yeoju and Gwangju in Gyeonggi-do from April 22 to May 28, 2017.

GICB2017 is now commencing with the announcement of entry requirements for the International Competition, one of the main parts for the GICB. This competition calls for the artworks that mirror the modern trends and point to the future of the ceramic arts from October 4 to 31, 2016 via online (

It welcomes such artworks that redefine the essence of ceramics by exploring the spirit, values, forms and techniques of the traditional ceramic art.



For winners of Gold Prize and Grand Prize, Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale offers cash prizes as well as the opportunity to participate in the International Ceramic Workshop. The 10-15 day workshops will be held during the biennale (April 22 to May 28, 2017) and they are able to meet numerous international artists, lecturers and curators. We offer the accommodations, meals, flight ticket to attend the opening ceremony and the workshop, materials.

Furthermore, we keep promoting about 90 selected artists for the competition via online and other media.

More informations online.

Accommodation Information

Accommodation (hotel) is near venues of the Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale in Icheon to the Grand Prize winner and the Gold Prize winner.


Icheon World Ceramic Center, Gyeonggi-do, Rep.of Korea

Contact information

167-29 Gyeongchung-daero,
2697 beon-gil
South Korea

gicb2017 [at]