Sunday, 18 November 2018
  • St.Petersburg Art Week International
  • 27 June - 03 July 2016
  • Registration deadline: June 20, 2016
  • Exhibitions, competitions, workshops, master classes
  • There are two ways of participation: in absentia and IN PERSON
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WELCOME to St.PETERSBURG's ART WEEK International: May 29 - June 03, 2018

World Fund for Arts, St.Petersburg Union of Artists and NextArt invite you to compete in International Exhibition & Competition of Contemporary Arts "St.Petersburg Art Week”, its provocative program for professional and emerging artists.
The St.Petersburg Art Week is an annual open competition and exhibition inviting work from national and international artists practicing contemporary and conceptual art. Art-work submitted can include painting, installation, textile, photography, ceramics, drawing and print, performance, sculpture, glass, metal and plastics.

The St.Petersburg Art Week takes place in the heart of St.Petersburg City – at the Art Exhibition Hall of the St.Petersburg Union of Artists, May 29 - June 03, 2018 (Bolshaya Morskaya str. 38, St.Petersburg).

All participants are published in the International catalogue "New Faces in Arts".


SAINT-PETESBURG' ART WEEK

 

International Exhibition & Competition of Contemporary Arts

 

  May 29 - June 03, 2018  

Registration deadline: May 24, 2018


There are two ways of participation:

IN ABSENTIA (online) and IN PERSON (internal way).

 

 

ADDRESS:

Bolshaya Morskaya str. 38, St.Petersburg

Art Exhibition Hall of the St.Petersburg Union of Artists

 


The exposition will present more than 500 art objects from more than 20 countries, including Russia, Ukraine, Belorussia, Kazakhstan, Portugal, Italy, France, the UK, Germany, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Lithuania and others. The Jury works during 6 days in order to appraise art objects of the participants.

Organizers:
The World Art Fund (Russian branch)
Exhibition Center of the Petersburg Union of Artists
Producer Center "Art of the future / Next Art"

Partners:
Department of Culture of St. Petersburg
Leningrad Chamber of Commerce and Industry
St. Petersburg Union of Artists
European Art Union
World Club of St. Petersburg

 


The Exhibition represents more than 500 art objects from more than 20 countries. The advisory council, composed of famous painters, press representatives and arts critics, will appraise art objects. After that the list of winners in painting, graphics, sculpture etc. competitions will be formed. The laureates get an opportunity of being exposed abroad in the following Art Weeks free of charge or with huge discounts. The following Art Weeks will be held in Italy, Portugal, Spain, China (see the whole list"The geography of Art Weeks").
 


PROGRAMS:

 

 
 
I. The competition program
 
 
II. Exhibition Program:
St.Petersburg Art Week Fair provides a unique opportunity of collaboration for artists, craftsmen, art galleries and producers. It is a platform for sharing opinions, finding new art decisions, communicating your own point of view. Art Fair successfully represents not only esteemed artists but rising talents as well. There are artists from all over the world, from Russia, Europe and Asia. Over 2,000 art works of 1200 artists from 20 countries will be represented in the galery. This diversity allows us to combine traditional and modern styles, to create an unforgettable atmosphere of creativity and vision of art.
Programme include:
Painting
Graphics
Sculpture
Design
Mixed Media (2D, 3D)
Video-art and digital art
Photography
Textile and prints
Arts and crafts
Equipment and materials for creation

III. Workshops and lectures

St.Petersburg Art Week traditionally includes educational programs - master classes, lectures and creative meetings, where famous artists and craftmen share their experience and knowledge. Famous painters, sculptors, photographers from Europe, Russia and China perfom for participants and visitors of the St.Petersburg Art Week.
Every November during the SPbAW becomes the most important destination for artists, galleries, collectors, critics and curators from all over the world.

Application for workshop
Application for participation in workshop
Workshops' schedule

 

 

There are two ways of participation:

 

IN ABSENTIA (online) and IN PERSON (internal way)

 


Both forms of participation are equal in rights.
All art works are exhibited in the galery and are open to wide audience of visitors. "In absentia" works are exhibited in the form of photocopies (Organizing committee prints images of works and places them in the overall exposition).

 

Jury / Expert Council:


Special and unique feature of the St.Petersburg Art Week - Expert Council participation (the jury) which consist of many professional foreign and russian representatives of the World of Art.
Among them are well-known artists, designers, craftsmen and photographers from European Union, Russia and Asia.
To evaluate the entries in each of the competitions an independent Expert Council (the jury) is formes. Heads of similar section of the St.Petersburg Artists Union are leading the Expert Council (the jury)
The Expert Council consists of the following professional groups: a) members of unions and associations; b) representatives of specialized media; c) representatives of galleries and institutions; g) and art patrons.

Go to "More on the members of the Expert Council / Jury"

 
   

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Schedule of the St. Petersburg Art Week

Programs of the St. Petersburg Art Week (exhibition, competitions and master classes) will be held at the Exhibition Hall of the St. Petersburg Union of Artists (St. Petersburg, Bolshaya Morskaya, 38).
The plein air program "The most numerous plein air of St. Petersburg" will be held on June 02, 2018 in the Alexander Garden (next to the Admiralty).

Terms of submission of materials:
Registration deadline: May 24, 2018

Information for participants:
May 28, 20118
11: 00-14: 00 Admission of full-time works to the exhibition
15: 00-20: 00 Forming the exposure and weighing / arranging

 

SCHEDULE

 

May 29, 2018

12.00-19.00 Work of the exposition
13.00-19.00 Master classes program
18.00-19.00 Opening Ceremony

May 30, 2018

12.00-19.00 Work of the exposition
13.00-17.00 Master classes program

May 31, 2018

12.00-19.00 Work of the exposition
13.00-19.00 Master classes program

June 01, 2018

12.00-19.00 Work of the exposition
13.00-19.00 Master classes program

June 02, 2018

12.00-19.00 Work of the exposition
13.00-19.00 Master classes program
12.00-17.00 The program "The most numerous plein air of St. Petersburg"

June 03, 2018

12.00-17.00 Work of the exposition
13.00-16.00 Master classes program
15.00-16.00 Award Ceremony

For participants: after 17.00 - export of exhibition works

Nominations

International Exhibition and Competition of Contemporary Art "St.Petersburg Art Week" will be held from May 29 to June 03, 2018 in the Exhibition Hall of the St.Petersburg Artists Union (Bolshaya Morskaya, 38 (Metro station "Gostinny Dvor" or "Nevskiy Prospect"). 
Registration deadline: May 24, 2018.

There are two ways of participation: IN ABSENTIA (online) and IN PERSON (internal way).
Download "Nominations" (WordPDF)
PAINTING COMPETITION
 
 Category 
"Classical painting":
 Category 
"Vanguard and experimental painting":
1) Landscapes in the classical style

2) Portraits in the classic style

3) Genre painting in the classic painting

4) Classic watercolor painting

5) Nude in the classic style

6) Architecture in the classical style

7) Computer painting in the classical style

8) Religious painting in the classical style

9) Still lives in the classic style

1) Landscapes in the avant-garde style

2) Portraits in the avant-garde style

3) Genre in the avant-garde style

4) Avant-garde watercolor painting

5) Nude in the avant-garde style

6) Architecture in the avant-garde style

7) Computer painting in the avant-garde style

8) Abstraction

9) Fantasy

10) Naive art

11) Experimental painting (a mixture of styles and directions)

GRAPHIC COMPETITION
 
Category 
"Academic drawing":
   Category
"Experimental Graphics":

1) Figure academic

2) Academic Landscape

3) Portrait of academic

4) Still Life Academic

5) Nature academic

6) People schedule

7) Genre academic painting

 

1) Experimental Drawing

2) Illustrations

3) Experimental Graphic Design

4) Computer Graphics

5) Landscape in the avant-garde style

6) Portrait of the avant garde style

7) Still in the avant-garde style

8) Abstract Composition

9) Nature's avant-garde style


 
SCULPTURE COMPETITION

1) Round Sculpture (classical)

Sections: a) head b) bust, b) figure, and d) a group of sculptures, the composition

2) Round Sculpture (vanguard)

Sections: a) head b) bust, b) figure, and d) a group of sculptures, the composition

3) Relief Sculpture (reliefs, bas-reliefs, planar shape)

4) Paper and Origami

Sections: a) origami b) small sculptural forms made ​​of paper


TEXTILE COMPETITION

1. Textile graphics and prints

2. Textile painting and mural

3. Textiles in a suit

4. Weaving

5. Knitting

6. Weaving and lace

7. Wallow

8. Embroidery


CRAFTS COMPETITION

1) Decorative Painting

2) Paintings of two-dimensional objects (textiles, batik, etc.)

3) Paintings of three-dimensional objects

4) Decorative Panels (planar objects)

5) Decorative sculpture and carving

6) Dolls and Toys 

7) Souvenirs and Gifts

8) The mosaics, stained glass

10) The objects from natural materials

11) Collages

12) Costume Design, Footwear, Headgear (on display in the exhibition)


PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION
 Category "Photojournalism & Documentary":  Category"Arts & Entertainment":  Category "Fine Art":
  1. Current affairs
  2. Sport
  3. Contemporary issues
  1. Commercial
  2. Advertising
  3. Fashion
  4. Music
  
  1. Portraiture
  2. Conceptual & Constructed
  3. Natural history
  4. Landscape
  5. Wildlife
  6. Architecture
  7. Art-photo


About the St.Petersburg Art Week International

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Download "Press release" (in Word, PDF )



Press Release

World Fund for Arts, St.Petersburg Union of Artists and NextArt invite you to compete in International Exhibition & Competition of Contemporary Arts "St.Petersburg Art Week”, its provocative program for professional and emerging artists.

The St.Petersburg Art Week is an annual open competition and exhibition inviting work from national and international artists practicing contemporary and conceptual art. Art-work submitted can include painting, installation, textile, photography, ceramics, drawing and print, performance, sculpture, glass, metal and plastics.

The St.Petersburg Art Week takes place in the heart of St.Petersburg City – at the Art Exhibition Hall of the St.Petersburg Union of Artists from May 29 to June 03, 2018 (Bolshaya Morskaya str. 38, St.Petersburg).
All participants are published in the International catalogue "New Faces in Arts" (see www.artindex.pro).

There are two ways of participation: IN ABSENTIA (online) and IN PERSON (internal way).

The Exhibition represents more than 500 art objects from more than 20 countries. The advisory council, composed of famous painters, press representatives and arts critics, will appraise art objects. After that the list of winners in painting, graphics, sculpture etc. competitions will be formed. The laureates get an opportunity of being exposed abroad in the following Art Weeks free of charge or with huge discounts. The following Art Weeks will be held in Italy, Portugal, Spain, China, etc.

Jury / Expert Council:
Special and unique feature of the St.Petersburg Art Week - Expert Council participation (the jury) which consist of many professional foreign and Russian representatives of the World of Art. Among them are well-known artists, designers, craftsmen and photographers from European Union, Russia and Asia. To evaluate the entries in each of the competitions an independent Expert Council (the jury) is formed. Heads of similar section of the St.Petersburg Artists Union are leading the Expert Council (the jury).
The Expert Council consists of the following professional groups: a) members of unions and associations; b) representatives of specialized media; c) representatives of galleries and institutions; g) and art patrons.

Forms of participation: There are two ways to participate in St.Petersburg Art Week: online (in absentia) and full-time participation (internal way).

Professional categories
1) "Student" category: university, high school, college students and graduates (no longer than 2 years ago)
2) "Professional" category: practitioners in art, professors, organizations, graduates (more than 2 years ago)
3) "Amateur" category: people, whose hobby is art, but who do not have a special art education.
These categories are exposed and appraised seperately.

Organizers:
The World Art Fund (Russian branch)
Exhibition Center of
the Petersburg Union of Artists
Producer Center "Art of the future / Next Art"

Partners:
Department of Culture of St. Petersburg
Leningrad Chamber of Commerce and Industry
St. Petersburg Union of Artists
Eurasian Art Union
World Club of St. Petersburg

PROGRAMS:

I. The competition program:
1) International Classical Painting Competition
2) International Abstract & Avant-garde Competition
3) International Graphics Competition
4) International Sculpture Competition
5) International Arts & Crafts Competition
6) International Photography Competition
7) International Art Textiles Competition

II. Exhibition Program:
St.Petersburg Art Week Fair provides a unique opportunity of collaboration for artists, craftsmen, art galleries and producers. It is a platform for sharing opinions, finding new art decisions, communicating your own point of view. Art Fair successfully represents not only esteemed artists but rising talents as well. There are artists from all over the world, from Russia, Europe and Asia. Over 2,000 art works of 1200 artists from 20 countries will be represented in the galery. This diversity allows us to combine traditional and modern styles, to create an unforgettable atmosphere of creativity and vision of art.
Programme include: Painting, Graphics, Sculpture, Design, Mixed Media (2D, 3D), Video-art and digital art, Photography, Textile and prints, Arts and crafts, Equipment and materials for creation/

III. Workshops and lectures
St.Petersburg Art Week traditionally includes educational programs - master classes, lectures and creative meetings, where famous artists and craftmen share their experience and knowledge. Famous painters, sculptors, photographers from Europe, Russia and China perfom for participants and visitors of the St.Petersburg Art Week.
Every November during the SPbAW becomes the most important destination for artists, galleries, collectors, critics and curators from all over the world.

Any additional information can be forwarded upon request:
Web-site: www.spbartweek.ru, E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Skype: Euroartweek
Tel.: +7 (985) 4811118, Tel. / Fax: +7 (495) 6407722, +7 (495) 6407733
Post Address: Union of Arts, Krymskiy Val 8/2., 119049, Moscow, Russia

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Суббота: выходной
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