The world of Watercolor Slovakia 2017

 

IWS Slovakia International Watercolor Exhibition in Bratislava “The World of Watercolor” – is open for the watercolor artiststs all around the world!
Dear artists! We are pleased to announce that the IWS SLOVAKIA is organizing the International Exhibition in Bratislava, Slovakia, in August 2017. There will be an International Exhibition of watercolor paintings in the premises of the Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic in the historical city centre of Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia.
The Vernissage of the Exhibition is planned on August 18, 2017. It is planned the participation of the diplomatic corps of Slovakia, Ukraine and other countries, as well as a guests of honor. In the future, the exhibition will be presented in some other cities of Slovakia. We are planning to print the Catalogs and rewarding the winners of the Exhibition contest.
The Exhibition and contest is open to all artists working in watercolor medium executed on paper. No collage, pastels, class work, digital images, any form of print or reproductions. Artist’s original work only. No copies or likenesses of another artist’s work including published source or reference not attributable to the artists.
CALLING FOR ENTRY:
International Watercolor Exhibition in Bratislava “The World of Watercolor”
Date of Exhibition: 18 – 31 August 2017
Exhibition opening (Vernissage) – 18 August 2017 at 16:00, in the premises of the Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic, Nam. SNP No.33, Bratislava.
Conditions for entries:
Medium: Any traditional watercolor work (at least 90%) done on watercolor paper, must be original and completed within last 2 years.
Theme: Free.
Size: 38x56cm or 35x50cm (due to the limited size of the exhibition hall).
Age: 18 years old and above.
Guidelines for participation:
For the Country Heads:
– The images of the painting should be sent together by the country head according to the following format: Country_Fullname_Title_Size_Year of painting.jpg
– The size of image should be between 3MB – 5MB, no less than 8 inches in longer dimension.
– Send the images with the application form to the email: iws.slovakia@gmail.com
Everyone will send 1 image of original painting following the conditions above.
Image deadline:
The deadline is at 20 May 2017.
Results announcement:
Accepted artists result will be announced on the IWS SLOVAKIA page.
Deadline of the original painting arrival:
The selected original paintings must be arrived before 1 July 2017.
The details will be provided later to self contacts of the selected artists and the Country heads.
Deadline of the fee payment:
The fee will be paid before 15 June 2017.
Participation fees:
There is no requirement of the fee for the submission of the painting images but artists must pay the fee of participation when their art works are accepted. Accepted artists participating in the event is bound to an exhibition fee of 45 eur-, which must be deposited by their country heads, and send via Bank transfer or Paypal.
Awards: Details will be provided later.
Catalogs, certificates, frames:
There will be publication of international standard catalog consisting of all selected artists.
Painting images and their related information which will be handed over or mailing to the artists (free of cost) along with a certificate of participation.
The organizer will manage the frames for the paintings. The exhibition paintings and catalogs will be sent back to Country heads or Individual after finishing the exhibition. The details will be provided later to self contacts of the selected artists and the Country heads.
Organizing team: IWS SLOVAKIA
Country head: Natalia Studenkova
e-mail: iws.slovakia@gmail.com