Monday, November 21, 2011

NordArt 2012

Deadline: January 31, 2012 (POSTMARK)

NordArt 2012
Kunstwerk Carlshütte

Büdelsdorf and Rendsburg
June 2 to October 7, 2012

Kunstwerk Carlshütte, a non-profit initiative of the ACO Group, and the towns of Büdelsdorf and Rendsburg, organises the NordArt, an annual international exhibition of visual arts from June to the beginning of October. The art exhibited at NordArt is selected by a jury and features all visual art media. The exhibition in summer 2011 displayed the work of 250 artists from 55 countries, selected from 1200 applications from 72 countries. Curator of NordArt: Wolfgang Gramm.

Exhibition area:
The old foundry building in the Carlshütte (22,000 sqm), ACO Wagenremise (400 sqm), a 80,000 square metre sculpture park, as well as public spaces in the town.

Application documents: (truncated)
Portfolio (max. dimensions A4) with following documents:
1. Application form
2. Artist's CV (short version)
3. List of important exhibitions
4. Photos of approx. 10 artworks per field which could be shown at NordArt

Jury: The jury is made up of artists, an art historian, and the supervisory board and management.

The jury will send out its decision in writing (by email or by post) by the beginning of March 2012.

The NordArt-Prize worth 10.000 Euro is being sponsered by Hans-Julius and Johanna Ahlmann (ACO Group) since 2010. Each year one artist is awarded with the aim to support the art and culture scene.

Public Choice Award:
The visitors of the NordArt can vote for their favourite artist. The 1st Award is worth 1000 Euros. The three winners are invited to participate again in next years NordArt.

Visit website for complete Call for Artist details:

Prospectus available as .pdf and .doc:

+49-(0)4357 996 770 (Büro)
+49-(0)171 260 75 88 (W. Gramm)
+49-(0)151 241 888 90 (Inga Aru)