Thursday, December 15, 2011

European Art Quilt VII

Deadline: March 15, 2012 (ONLINE)

European Art Quilt VII

2012 - 2013

The exhibition will start at the Festival of Quilts, Birmingham, UK, August 2012, and will then travel throughout Europe. The works will be returned to the artists at the latest end 2013.

Artists living in Europe may apply for participation. Place of residence on 15 March 2012 will determine the country with which the artist will be associated. Each artist may submit a maximum of two works. The work must have been completed after 2010, and may not have been exhibited, or published about, before. The size of the work should be minimally 80 x 80 cm (or min. perimeter 320 cm) and maximally 180 x 180 cm (or max. perimeter 720 cm), and be provided, on the back, with a sleeve for hanging the work. There are no restrictions regarding the use of materials. It is, however, important that it is a construction of layers. The quilt must have a personal identity and may not be a translation or a copy of another work of art.

Sample of work
An sample of work is needed for each work. It must be a small (max. A4 ) sample of a piece of the quilt and is a resembling part of the work, not a collection of materials. The sample will be returned.

- 25 Euros entry fee, non-refundable, for up to two works to be paid by Cash or Bank transfer
NOTE : there will be an extra fee of 20 Euros when the work is accepted !!!!

The quilts will be judged on originality, personal expression and artistic quality.
The first judging will be based on the digital, unedited photos and the sample. Final decisions will be made on seeing the real work. Primarily selected work must be up to the standard of the EAQF for final selection. Only one work per artist will be selected. Aim is to have entries selected from as many different European countries as possible. The judges’ decisions are final and not open to discussion.

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