IWS Jordan The First International Watercolor Jordan Forum 2017

The First International Watercolor Jordan Forum 2017.

Dear Artist, We are pleased to invite you at The First International Watercolor Jordan Forum 2017. Jordan in Watercolor For the first time in the history of The Arab World you will see Masters of watercolor participation from different countries and demonstrating in city of Amman for the grand exhibition. Exhibition will be organized by The Jordan National Gallery of Fine Art. Join us for the opening ceremony of 1st International Watercolor Jordan Forum 2017. The exhibition is scheduled for the 1-5 August 2017, by the most important watercolorists community from all over the world. It represents the opportunity for Jordanians and foreign Water-colorists to present,compare and discuss their works in a unique context. Our aim is to encourage artists around the world to get connected and to promote. Hence popularizing watercolor mediums in every country.This forum will uplift standards of this traditional medium through discussions, seminars and demonstrations by the masters and to spend more time together and to encourage friendly discussions. We are planning to make 30 meters long Watercolor Painting and will make The Arab World Record.

You will find the Participation Guideline for the artists below Looking forward to welcoming you in Amman.

Islam Allboun

The Leader of your community

 

1. Convention and exhibitions

– Convention: 1/ 5 Aug 2017, will be exhibited until 1 September 2017

Jordan inWatercolor promotes meeting, cooperation and creative exchange between international watercolorists. It supports the traditional technique and at the same time wants to incentive new creativity and avant-garde for the involvement of new generations. The convention has no commercial or political purposes of any kind, but intends to be an operative base of brotherhood and seed for peace culture.

2. works of art and exhibition

It will be exhibited in the most prestigious locations in Amman and within the limits of possibility ‐ an exclusive exhibition location or space will be assigned to each Artistic Community and their representing Artists. The exhibition will take place at The Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts. Address: Hosni Fareez St. Amman, Jordan 11191 Phone(06) 463 0128 Website:( http://www.nationalgallery.org).

3. Conditions of artists participation at the exhibitions and forwarding of the operas

Conditions of artists’ participation ad invoice of the operas

– The Leaders of each Artistic Community select the artists

– Each Artist participating in the exhibition is bound to an application fee of 100$ (hundred U.S dollars). by western union services for leader Surname: OMAR(MOHAMMAD ALI) ALLBUN Name: ISLAM In case of attending the conference and workshop exhibition.send a copy of the passport to those coming to Jordan. This must be sent by 30 May 2017

‐In accordance with the LEADER organization, the ARTIST must dispose of photographic material within the 5 July 2017 by mail to islamallboun@gmail.com the definition of artwork photo 300 dpi, in A4 format.

‐ The date for sending the artwork is absolute and definite: within 10 July 2017, the artist must cooperate with his own LEADER, for the invoice of the operas.

Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts P.O. Box 9068 Amman 11191, Jordan Tel: 00 (962 6) 463 0128

– The Artists and their travelling companion/s will receive special discounts and offers while staying in the city (details of participating hotels and restaurants will be provided).

‐ Theme is unrestricted and the work of art must be done on paper using the watercolor technique, with open dimensions, but should be contained within a pass‐passepartoutin white cardboard with external dimensions of 56 x 76 cm or 28x38cm in horizontal or vertical orientation (frames of any other kind are not admitted).

‐ The “artist’s identification card” below must be glued on the back of each artwork; the card should include the artist’s name and surname, artwork title, dimensions, telephone contact number. The operas must be complete with hanger.

– Each artist will be present in the catalogue with his artwork, and will receive 1 copy of the catalogue (A4measure or similar), sending of catalogue and painting at the expense of artist.

-Each artist and their travelling companion/s will be welcome to the Dinner party & show Tuesday 1 Aug (but they must be booked in advance). The artist artworks can be available for sell in accordance with each artist, and will not take any percentage (since no profit).

4. Programme

‐ Country leaders meeting (sharing countries’ activities and future projects)

‐Minimumof 4 free demonstrations held by the International Masters

‐Workshop (closed number and booked in advance).

‐ Convivial dinner party (Tuesday)‐ (show, concert with typical local music)

‐Opportunities to meet, painting in sharing, socializing and mutual understanding

‐Opportunities to meet, painting in sharing, socializing and mutual understanding. for those who want to stay longer, paint and visit Jordan (by reservation)

1 August (Tuesday )

Morning: Arrival of participants (4:00)

Followed by meeting for the Country Leaders to present and share countries’ activities, ideas and projects (5:00)

Opening 6:00 p.m. of the convention, welcome by the authorities ‐ Visit the international watercolor Museum (to be confirmed) and inauguration opening of the international exhibition – dinners at (8:00).

2 August (Wednesday )

Morning: at(10:00)Visit of exhibition

‐demos session of the International artists, demo provided

‐ Open air painting. Workshop of the Artists (by appointment) It including meeting with the artists.

3 August (Thursday)

Morning:

 at (10:00 ) Visit of exhibition ‐demos session of the International Masters,demo provided Open air painting. Afternoon: (12:00) Event collective painting .

4 August (Friday)

Morning:Visit of exhibitions at(10:00) demos session of the International artists ,demo provided. 4 August (Saturday ) Morning: ‐ Visit of exhibitions.

The First International Watercolor Jordan Forum 2017. Personal Artist Form

(Thisform should be completed and glued on the back of the opera)

(Artist’s name and Surname) ………………………………………………………………………………………….

knowing information and participation conditions at Jordan in watercolor 2017, and accepting it in all its parts, with this hereto declaration release the Organizing Committee of the Event and other third parties from any responsibility (penal, civil, pecuniary) due to the eventual damage or loss of my artwork.

Name: …………………………………………………………………………..

Surname: ……………………………………………………………………

Zipcode: ………………………………………………………………………

Mobil:…………………………………………………………………………

E. mail……………………………………………………………….…………

Artworks title …………………………………………………………………

Artist’s signature……………………………………..………………………

Data/date………………………………………………………………………..

 

Accessible email for Jordan team

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