[artinfo] Fwd: Contest for the illustration of a calendar

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> Date: June 4, 2006 6:40:52 AM GMT+02:00
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> Subject: Contest for the illustration of a calendar
> Contest for the illustration of a calendar
> Tasting the nectar of the gods
> * Introduction: The town of Trivignano Udinese, Councillorship for  
> Culture,
> with the support of the Province of Udine and of the Region Friuli  
> Venezia
> Giulia, announces the second edition of a contest for the  
> illustration of a
> calendar, open to young artists of no more than 35 years of age.  
> The contest
> will be followed by an exhibition and the publication of the 12  
> selected
> images.
> * Finalities: Object of the contest is the illustration of the  
> pages of a
> calendar. The contest intends to stimulate and help young artists that
> distinguished themselves for their innovative research work and for  
> the
> experimentation in various languages and in various techniques of  
> image
> creation.
> * Theme: Tasting the nectar of the gods.
> Shapes and colors that re-create the sensations experienced while  
> sipping a
> glass of good wine. The memory of dainty dishes matched with the  
> perfume and
> taste of the most proper wine. The pleasures of food-and-wine
> connoisseurship expertly transformed into images that transmit  
> pleasant
> emotions throughout the year.
> * Participation: The participation to the contest is free of  
> charge. Artists
> of all nationalities born after December 31st 1971 and over 18  
> years of age
> are eligible to participate. Participation to the contest  
> contemplates the
> acceptance of these regulations and the free surrender of the  
> rights for
> reproduction and publication of the works submitted.
> * Prize: 12 images will be selected for the illustration of the  
> calendar. In
> addiction to the gratification of seeing their works published, the  
> authors
> of the 12 selected images will receive a certificate and copies of the
> calendar, they will also receive free hospitality during the final  
> party and
> prize-giving ceremony. A popular jury will select the best among  
> the 12
> images, and the author will be awarded a prize of 1.200,00 Euro.
> * Techniques: All the different techniques are accepted (graphic  
> and/or
> photographic illustration, painting, drawing, collage, computer  
> graphics,
> etc.) and each author may participate with a maximum number of 3  
> works.
> * Size and medium: All the works should be cm 43 x 43 in size and  
> should be
> submitted in digital format on CD-rom, each file should be in the Tiff
> format at 300 dpi, CMYK colour.
> The original works should not be mailed but may be requested by the  
> jury for
> exhibition and/or reproduction purposes. For each work a reference  
> print on
> A4 size paper sheet should be included. Each work should be marked  
> by a
> title, without indication of the author’s name.
> * Copyright: The copyright of the works will remain property of the  
> authors,
> but the town of Trivignano retains the right to reproduce and  
> publish free
> of charge on every kind of support and media the 12 winning images,  
> for
> educative, didactic, promotional and advertising purposes.
> * Exhibition: The 12 winning works will be exhibited in Clauiano from
> Saturday September 23rd. Among the works submitted to the contest, a
> substantial number of images will be also selected for projection  
> during the
> exhibition.
> * Deadline: Before August 19th 2006 the works should arrive in a  
> closed
> envelope at the following address: Comune di Trivignano Udinese,  
> Piazza
> Municipio n. 5, 33050 Trivigliano Udinese, Italy. The envelope must  
> contain
> a CD-rom with all the works, a reference print of each work, the  
> filled and
> signed participation form and a short curriculum vitae.
> * Jury: President: Ferruccio Giromini (art critic and magazine  
> director);
> Francesca Agostinelli (art critic and teacher); Walter Bortolossi  
> (artist
> and teacher); Piermario Ciani (artist and publisher); Alessio Curto
> (vice-director of Juliet art magazine); Dorino Minigutti (film  
> director);
> Flavia Modotto (oenologist and sommelier); Secretary: Annamaria  
> Zuccolo
> (representative of the town of Trivignano).
> The jury will meet on Saturday 26th August. The unappealable  
> verdict of the
> jury will select the 12 images to be reproduced in the 2007  
> calendar and
> will choose the images that will be projected.
> * Prize-giving ceremony: The prizes will be presented to the  
> winners on
> Sunday September 24th, on the occasion of the Autumn Equinox, at the
> conclusion of a party that will involve the whole town of Clauiano.
> For Information and Contest regulations:
> Biblioteca comunale di Trivignano Udinese
> fax 0432.999559
> bibliotecatrivignano at libero.it
> http://www.comune.trivignano-udinese.ud.it

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