Wednesday, 31 May 2017 10:52

Concurso Binacional de Pintura y Dibujo: Siqueiros - Pollock

Sponsoring Organization

El Centro Cívico S-Mart de Ciudad Juárez

 

Location

El Paso, TX

 

Deadline

18/08/2017

 

Two First Awards: $2,500 dollars each awarded to a Mexican Artist and a United State artist at least two honorable mentions.

Up to eight works by each first prize winner and three works by each artist receiving an honorable mention will be presented in an exhibition at a gallery in Juárez in the winter and at The University of Texas at El Paso in spring 2018.

Eligibility
Artist must reside in the states along the United States/Mexican border. Rules

1. Artists must submit a minimum of four and maximum of eight digital images of works relating to the concept of borders. No work may exceed 19.6 inches by 39.3 inches. All images must be saved on a usb or cd with .jpg extension at 300 dpi, all the attachments should be properly labeled with artist pseudonym, title of the work, date, size and medium. Materials of Mexican artist must be sent to Enrique Cortazar and/or Patricia Arellano, Centro Cívico S-MART, Gral. José María Monterde No. 1920, col. Tres Hermanos Areco; C.P. 32385 in Ciudad Juárez,

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Chihuahua. American artist should send materials to: Kerry Doyle at Rubin Center/Seamon Hall, The University at El Paso, 500 W. University Ave. El Paso, Tx. 79968.

  1. Works in the following media will be accepted: painting and drawing.

  2. Deadline for submissions is August 18th, 2017 (materials postmarked later than the 19th will be not accepted).

  3. Each entry will be judge anonymously. The jury has the right to disqualify work that does not fit the set criteria.

  4. S-MART, UACJ and UTEP employees can ́t enter this contest.

Winners

  1. Winners will be notified by September 13th 2017

  2. Once notified, winners will be responsible for insuring and shipping (both ways) the selected

    work to either Centro Cívico S-MART, Gral. José María Monterde No. 1920, col. Tres Hermanos Areco; C.P. 32385 in Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua. Or to: Kerry Doyle, Rubin Center/SeamonHall The University of Texas at El Paso, 500 W. University Ave. El Paso, Tx. 79968. Submissions will be insured by Centro Cívico S-Mart and UTEP while in their custody. Sending an entry to this exhibition implies an agreement on the part of the artist to the conditions set forth.

  3. Deadline for receipt of work is October 6th

  4. Al works must be properly identified with the name of the artist, title, date, medium and cost.

  5. Works of the first places and honorific mentions will be published in a book with the poetry of

    the winners of the binational contest of poetry Pellicer Frost.

  6. First place winners will receive expenses for transportation to and from Ciudad Juárez where

    they will be recognized at the opening of the exhibit that will take place in Ciudad Juárez on October the 27th, 2017.

Calendar
August 18
th Deadline for submission of usb with images of artwork.
September 12
th and 13th winners notified.
October 6
th deadline for receipt of work at either Centro Cívico S-Mart or Rubin Center. October 27th Award Ceremony and Exhibition in Juárez, Chihuahua.
Spring 2018 (Dates TBA) Exhibition at the Rubin Center of UTEP in El Paso, Tx.

For

questions and information, please contact: Kerry Doyle, Kadoyle@utep.edu, cortazarenrique@live.com; or patricia.arellano14@yahoo.com 

For Additional Information Click below

http://sic.cultura.gob.mx/documentos/2166.pdf

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