Contemporary Art Competition
Artoteque.com (www.artoteque.com) is pleased to invite artists to 1st iBIENNIAL juried contemporary art competition 24 months on display online. iBIENNIAL is a major contemporary art exhibition that takes place online at Artoteque.com once every two years. The call for entries for the 1st iBIENNIAL is open to works of any genre.
1st step selection
The first screening is free and is conducted by review of website for this purpose or on Jpeg [.JPG] versions of the submitted works inline or attachment.
2nd step selection
Submitters whose entries pass the first screening are requested to submit inline or attachment the works (JPEG’s image files, 72 dpi, up to 600 pixels send by e-mail to: [email protected]) along the works details: title, year, medium, size, price and the fee payment.
Size and Works to be received
In order to complete the inclusion in 1st iBIENNIAL of Contemporary Art of Artoteque.com you may submit as attachments or on-line 6 ~ 12 works /JPEGs image files 72 dpi up to 600 pix (21×21 cm. /8,3x8,3) and the works details: title, year, technique, size and price All submissions / JPEGs image files, must be mailed to [email protected] The works you submit can be sold during the exhibition.
There is a US$ 80 / EUR 50 entry fee for 6 works. and US$ 15 / EUR 10 for each additional work. Payment by Direct Transfer on account, by Money Order, by PayPal, by Western Union. (NOTE submitters whose pass the first screening only.)
Grand Prize Award value EUR 4,490.00.
One Artist will be awarded two-pages in ART Made Only Once Artoteque’s hardcover Quality art book series for collectors, galleries, museums, dealers and art lovers, who seek the latest trends in the art world. Over 200 pages, hardcover, 8½”x8½” /22×22 cm, 600 works. Marketing and distribution is through large book wholesalers and ecommerce channels, in US bookstores and internationally including Barnes and Noble, Borders, and Amazon in USA, Canada, France, Germany, UK, Australia and others. Estimated book realize 2009.
Award of Distinction Award value EUR 2,250.00.
Two Artists will be awarded one-page in ART Made Only Once Artoteque’s hardcover Quality art book series for collectors, galleries, museums, dealers and art lovers, who seek the latest trends in the art world. Award value EUR 2,250.00 each.
Honorable Mention (Honorable Award)
65 Artists will be selected for Diploma of Excellence
The selection panel for art in ONLINE 1st Biennial of Contemporary Art of Artoteque.com Awards nomination is: Andrea Pagnez, art critic, fine artist, Editor of World of Art magazine, Venice Biennial curator, (Italy); Christopher Chamber, art critic, fine artist, Editor of World of Art magazine, New York, (USA); Marta Dimitrescu, fine artist, Director of Artoteque.com, Editorial Director of World of Art magazine, London, (UK); Åke Wallén, Director of BGAB, art collector, Stockholm, (Sweden); Petru Russu, fine artists, Director of Art Addiction, Editor and Publisher of World of Art global art magazine, London, (UK).
The event will run two-years: 2008 -2009
A major contemporary art exhibition that takes place online at Artoteque.com
The Earlier the Better