NEWSText: memi mizukami

NextArt Foundation invites you to compete in International art-project “RUSSIAN ART WEEK’2011“, its provocative program for professional artists, emerging artists and students of Arts and Design faculties and free masters. International Exhibition & Competition of Contemporary Arts “Russian Art Week” takes place in capital of Russian Federation – Moscow City from October 24th to30th 2011.

Russian Art Week includes five competitions:
1) Painting Competition
2) Graphic Competition
3) Sculpture Competition
4) Photography Competition
5) Crafts Competition

There are two ways to participate for the competition – online (in absentia) and in person (internalway).
Participation in absentia: Author or impresario should send copies or photos of art works by email or post address: 109129, Moscow, Russia, Malysheva str., 2, kv.35, to: “for Russian Art Week”
Internal participation: The author brings the artworks in Moscow exhibition hall “Moscow Palace of Painters M’ARS”, October 24, 2011 (h.5, Pushkarev pereulok str.)

Entrants will send the following documentation:
а) application form (Resume and Text of a maximum of thirty lines to explain the topic of the artwork);
b) author’s and co-author’s photos;
c) competitive works’ photos;
d) the label for each artwork (7х4 cm), where one should mention: а) author’s (co-authors’) surname,
name; b) city; c) category and nomination; d) title of art work , e) working technique f) size (cm), g) year of
e) wire transfer copy of the payment of Participation Fee.

Entrance documents should be sent in one of two ways:
a) by email: or
b) by post: 109129, Moscow, Russia, Malysheva str., 2, kv.35, to: “NextArt – for Russian Art Week”

All sent photos will be published in the yearly international catalogue “New Faces in Arts”. In this Catalogue you will find more than 1000 images of authors` artworks from more than 30 countries. During Art Week there will be a lot of lectures, workshops and sightseeing program in Moscow. You can find more information from here.

Deadline: October 18th, 2011
Organizers: Moscow Artists’ Union, Russian Culture Fund, National Graphics Museum, Moscow Committee of Culture, Moscow Administration, NextArt Foundation.

Text: memi mizukami

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