FIGURAMA 2016

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FIGURAMA 2015

terms of attendance

The content of submitted artworks:

Figural drawing either as a whole or in detail. Dimensions of up to 200 x 100 cm, larger format according to current dispositions. Rendition in color or monochrome on paper or any adequate medium. Figural sculpture Dimensions up to life-sized. Rendition in plastic material, allowing repairs. The traditional materials like stone, metal, glass, ceramics, wood are strictly excluded. The number of submitted student’s artworks: up to 20, according to catalogue pages matching the exhibited collection. The catalogue chapter profile The school will decide the number of informational text pages, including the introductory page for the school itself, the head teacher and/or the assistants. The school will decide the number of full-page illustrations of student artworks. Every illustration is to be accompanied by the name of the author, eventually the name of the artwork, technique, dimensions and/or date of creation. We’ll add a universal layout. The technological instructions for the FIGURAMA catalogue The extent of the texts School introduction + – 10 including photos of teachers and their art The extent of the manuscript 3655 characters per one printed page = 1,5 standard page The recommended extent of the text without pictures is 8 printed pages = 29240 characters = ca. 16 standard pages. The extent of the text might be less than that, but we don’t recommend using less than 6 printed pages. Teacher introduction up to 4 printed pages including photos (+ text on theory). The extent of student artwork presentation (image content) up to 20 printed pages. The technical specifications for the image and text materials The image materials have to be provided in digital form, the dimensions of the original A5 / 300 dpi, RGB color space, no ICC profiles. Data format can be either JPEG (maximum quality – minimum compression), TIFF (we recommend using the LZW compression). File names should not contain any diacritics, up to 26 characters plus the file extension. E.g. 01_Novakova.jpg. School logotypes should be provided as a vector drawing in Adobe Illustrator file with fonts converted to curves. The image descriptions should always be provided only in a separate text file in a .doc format (MS Word). The following template is recommended for your convenience – filename: author name, artwork name, technique, dimensions, year created For example: 01_Novakova.jpg Jana Nováková, Images from space, tempera, 200 x 100 cm, 2009 Do not put the description into the image filename! Please provide the actual texts on school and teachers in separate .doc (MS Word) files as well, clearly identifying the font variants in electronic form (B – bold, I – italics). Do not use formatting styles and actual fonts (e.g. Helvetica CE Bold). The deadline for sending the materials in digital form is October 15th 2014. Please send them to: Boris Jirků, Rooseveltova 24, Praha 6, 160 00, Czech Republic, or use a file sharing service and send link at dagmarah@email.cz Financial terms The flat rate for catalogue participants 30000 CZK (= 30 pages) also covers the catalogue creation and printing expenses. Each school will receive 40 catalogue issues, more can be made available at retail prices. (You need to order them in advance in tens of issues to allow us time to prepare them for you.) For any page exceeding the 30000 CZK (meaning 30 pages) limit of the catalogue budget, a sum of 1500 CZK per page will be charged. The maximum number of pages reserved for a single chapter – participating school is 50. The payment will be made by the participant based on an invoice, issued after the Participant Contract has been concluded. Warranty terms Contractual receipt of artwork with stated list of artworks and authors, dimensions and weight of the artwork, material form of the artwork, a list of exhibitions during the contractual year, the agreement with artwork publishing, cost of the material, the term and means of returning the artwork, CD/DVD documentation from the participant. Labeling artwork with the name of its author, the name of the artwork, dimensions, date of creation, material, weight, school, country, return address (pedestal dimensions for sculptures). In case of damage or artwork loss, Figurama only warrants covering the cost of the material. SUCCESFULLY EXECUTED EXHIBITIONS 2014 Kutná Hora 3. 2014 GASK – (great!) Ostrava 4. 2014 – (amazing!) Poznaň 5. 2014 – (perfect!) Pilsen 9. 10. 2014 LADISLAV SUTNAR Faculty of Design and Arts at the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen (including the International Drawing Biennial Pilsen October 8th 2014) 2015 EXHIBITION SCHEDULE (PLEASE ADD AND SUGGEST MORE LOCATIONS AND DATES, PREFERABLY FOR OTHER YEARS AS WELL!) YEAR 2015 Prague ……………………….? Kutná Hora GASK ……………………….? Katowice …………………………? Wroclaw …………………………? Pilsen LADISLAV SUTNAR Faculty of Design and Arts UoWB YEAR 2016 Prague ? ……………..? Kutná Hora ? ……………..? ……………..? Pilsen …….. ? YEAR 2017 ………………? The board of Figurama citizens’ association reserves the right to judge the profile of the submitted artworks in accordance of aforementioned terms. The Figurama c.a. editorial board for the catalogue design and production informs the association’s board which respects its judgments. For FIGURAMA c.a.: Ass. Prof. Karel Pokorný, acad. painter, executive director ………………………………………… Prof. Boris Jirků, acad. painter, chairman …………………………………………

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FIGURAMA 2013

terms of participation

Submitted works form and content:

Figural drawing as a whole or in detail.
Dimensions up to 200 x 100 cm, larger formats according to the exhibition limitations.
Realized in color or black and white on paper or other appropriate media.

Figural sculpture

Dimensions up to life-sized.
Realized only in plastic, offering the possibility of repair.
Traditional materials such as stone, metal, glass, ceramics or wood are excluded.

The number of submitted student works: up to 20, according to the catalog pages corresponding with the exhibited collection.

Catalog chapter profile

The school decides the number of info pages including the title page that identifies the school itself, lists the head of staff and/or the assistants.
The school decides the number of full-page student works illustrations.
Every illustration has the creator’s name listed. The name of the work, technique, dimensions and/or date can be added. We’ll use a universal layout.

The technological instructions concerning the FIGURAMA catalog

Text limits
School introduction   +­ –  10 pages including pictures of the staff and their works
Manuscript limit 3655 keystrokes per printed page = 1,5 normal page.
The recommended text limit not including pictures is 8 printed pages = 29240 keystrokes = around 16 normal pages.
It’s not required to meet the aforementioned limits, but we do not recommend using less than 6 printed pages.
The teacher introduction up to 4 printed pages including pictures (+ theory description).
The student works presentation (images) up to 20 printed pages.

Technical specifications of image and text source data

The image sources must be provided in digital form, page size A5/300 DPI, RGB colorspace, no ICC profiles included. Accepted data formats are JPEG (maximum quality – minimum compression), TIFF (LZW compression recommended). File names strictly without diacritics and/or accents, maximum of 26 characters plus file extension. For example 01_Novakova.jpg. School logotypes must be provided as a vector image in Adobe Illustrator format with fonts converted to curves.

The image captions must be provided separately in a .doc (Word) text file. For better understandability, we recommend using the following pattern – file name: author’s name, name of the work, technique, dimensions, year
For example:
01_Novakova.jpg
Jana Novakova, Images from space, tempera, 200 x 100 cm, 2009
Do not fill in the caption text into the image file name!

Please provide the main school and teacher profile articles in separate .doc (Word) text files with clearly marked font style (B – Bold, I – italic) as well. Please refrain from using text formatting and/or the actual fonts (e.g. Helvetica CE Bold).

The deadline for sending the digital source data is December 20th 2012 on the following address: Boris Jirků, Rooseveltova 24, Praha 6, 160 00, Czech Republic,

Financial terms

A lump sum payment of 30.000 CZK (= 30 pages) by each of the catalog’s participants covers the catalog production expenses. Each school gets 40 catalog issues, more can by ordered at market price. (The order must be placed in advance in tens of issues before the issues are printed.)

Pages over the limit of 30.000 CZK (that is, over 30 pages) exceeding the catalog budget will be charged at 1.500 CZK per page.

The page limit per chapter – that is, per school – is 50.

The financial transaction will be fulfilled by the participant based on an invoice issued following the Participant agreement conclusion.

Warranties

Accepting works contractually including works and artist list, work dimensions and weight, the material form of the works, exhibition summary for the contractual year, permission to publicly display the work, material costs, delivery and return terms and means, CD/DVD documentation of the works by the participant. Labeling the work with information on artist’s name, work title, dimensions, date of creation, material, weight, school, country, return address (pedestal dimensions in case of sculptures).
In case of work damage or loss, Figurama only guarantees material cost compensation.

Exhibition schedule for 2013 / add and suggest other places and terms, ideally for the other years as well!

  • March 2013 ……………. Faculty of Architecture new building, Prague, CZ (all three halls)
  • April – September 2013…….? Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • …..…? Bratislava, Slovakia
  • ….….? Poznań, Poland
  • October – November 2013…. Plzeň, CZ (faculty of Art and Design at University of West Bohemia in Plzeň)

Delivery of works takes place before the first exhibition at Faculty of Architecture new building in Prague before the actual installation.

UPCOMING YEAR 2014

  • March 2014…………….. Faculty of Architecture new building, Prague, CZ (all three halls)
  • April – May 2014 …… ?
  • June – August 2014……..?The year of Titian, Archbishop’s Palace in Kroměříž
  • September 2014 ………………..…?
  • October – November 2014 ……. Plzeň, CZ (faculty of Art and Design at University of West Bohemia in Plzeň)

UPCOMING YEAR 2015

  • March 2014…………….. Faculty of Architecture new building, Prague, CZ (all three halls)
  • April – September 2014 ……… ?
  • October – November 2014 ……. Plzeň, CZ (faculty of Art and Design at University of West Bohemia in Plzeň)

The Figurama citizens association board reserves the rights to consider the profile of registered works in regards of meeting the requirements stated above.

The Figurama c.a. editorial board in charge of catalog design and realization informs the association board which respects its decisions.

For FIGURAMA c.a.:

acad.paint. Karel Pokorný, executive director
prof. acad. paint. Boris Jirků, chairman

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