MEMBERS' EXHIBITION - BARCELONA 2016
The International Academy of Ceramics (IAC), in collaboration with the organization of the IAC Congress in Barcelona in 2016, proposes the realization of an exhibition open to all members at the new prestigious Museum of Design, the Design Hub Barcelona (Dhub).
The topic of the Congress and the title of the exhibition is:
“Ceramics in Architecture and Public Space” / IAC members’ exhibition
Members who wish to participate in the exhibition can propose a work that is related to the topic, either in a direct or symbolic, imaginative or poetic way. Each member can choose a personal approach to the theme, and may develop it in several ways, for example:
— Architectural elements
Whatever orientation the member chooses for his/her work, it will be accompanied by a short statement, which will be included in the exhibition and in the catalog.
Depending on the proposal, submissions may be in the form of images, video, models, etc… and ceramics, of course, in order to realize the intentions of the project or the production of the work.
The application form is available on the members-only area and is to be returned no later than January 31, 2016. To access the private area click here.
Languages for documentation
Formats of the works
A proposal will be refused if it doesn’t fit the theme.
Application procedure, number of works to be proposed, and displayed works in exhibition
Members will be invited to submit up to 3 images of work through an online submission procedure. Online form available soon on the Congress website.
The Exhibition Committee has the responsibility to check and approve the quality of the pictures provided by the artists.
The Exhibition Committee will choose one or more works from each artist to be displayed.
Members have to check in advance and assume packing, shipping, and insurance costs. Members will be asked to send (not bring) their work to the host country. In order to allow enough time for delivery, customs clearance, curatorial decisions and display, strict deadlines for reception of works will be determined by the Host.
Members who will not follow these rules will not be allowed to have their works exhibited.
Special arrangements can be made through special communication with the Exhibition Committee.
Final destination of the works, after exhibition
3 possibilities are offered to the members concerning their work after the exhibition:
A: return to the sender, (who assumes the transport costs for it)
In this last case, the artist approves the following 2 possibilities:
The repartition of the donations between the IAC and the Ariana Museum IAC Collection will be taken by an IAC special Commission and the Ariana Museum, with communication with the artist.