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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