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2nd WATERCOLOUR GARZAPAPEL INTERNATIONAL CONTEST

05/05/2015 19:48:03

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WATERCOLOUR CONTEST RULES
 
 
···AREA OF THE ACTIVITY
 International call
 
 
···ENTRY WORKS.
- Free subject
- Digital printed works won’t be admitted.
- Works must be done necessarily on Garzapapel papers (For sales points information or obtaining the paper even for free, see annex 1)
- Allowed sizes:  maximum size, 56 x76cm. Any other sizes or weights offered by Garzapapel.
- Works submitted and awarded in other contests will not be accepted.
- There will be allowed 3 works per participant.
- To take part in this contest,  is not compulsory to be a Facebook user, but it is advisable in order to be better informed as well as it is also advisable to be a Garzapapel fan.
- Works from first prize winners will not be accepted after two years since winning the contest.
 
···WORKS PRESENTATION
Works must be sent:  freight paid, by registered mail or shipment agency.
Deadline:  October  31st, 2015.
Mail Address:
Garzapapel
Huerto del Pobre, 10
03801 Alcoy
Spain
Telf: 965 543 967
Attention : You must use a rigid container or inner reinforcement for the shipment of the works.You can ask for the paper through Garzapapel’s website and a reusable and suitable pack will be sent for return shipment.
 
··· ATTACHED DATA TO THE WORKS.
 
··Author identification
Name or pseudonym..............................................
Street....................................................................
Zip Code- City........................................................
Province ...............................................................
Country.................................................................
Phone number........................................................
E-mail....................................................................
Facebook name and email (if you have a profile)......
 
··Work identification
Title .....................................................................
Used Paper: Size and weight...................................
Date of the work....................................................
 
·· A Short author’s Curriculum.
PLEASE TYPE OR FILL IN THIS PART WITH CAPITAL LETTERS.………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….
 
···SCHEDULE
 

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- Deadline for submission: October  31st, 2015. The deadline will be determined by the date reflected in the registered mail or the date of the agency
- Date for exhibition without a vote. As works are received.
- Location : Garzapapel  Facebook page:https://www.facebook.com/pages/Garzapapel/173802649313549
- Voting: From January 1st, 2016  till  March 31st, 2016
- Location: closed facebook group created for counting the votes: "GARZAPAPEL jury FIRST WATERCOLOR CONTEST"
- Date and place finalists exhibition and awards ceremony: May / June 2016.
1º On-line in the blog of Garzapapel ‘s web and in Garzapapel Facebook page.
2º Physical exhibition of the finalist works: In May / June 2016, we’ll organize an exhibition of the finalists works in a Gallery in the city of Alcoy. Date and venue will be detailed later exactly.
 
···CONTEST OPERATION/JURY
1.-Works Presentation: Works must be sent to the above address before October 31st, 2015.

2.-Exhibition of the work: As works are received, they will be photographed in high standard conditions and they will be exhibited with no voting possibility on Garzapapel Facebook page.

3.- Public Vote: On January the 1st 2016, a special and closed group will be created to count the votes. Coming into this group, you may exercise your right to vote, which only will be available to all those friends  selected in Mario García’s profile and they will be able to exercise their votes under the conditions explained below  until the deadline  March the 31st 2.016. We will add to this group  those people who can vote through a facebook notification.
-Composition of the jury:To participate as a jury it is compulsory to be a user of the social network Facebook.
To prevent abuse, only the friends of Mr. Mario Garcia’s profile, which have been selected for this purpose (watercolorists and people related to the world of watercolor)  will be able to take part as a jury.Every member of the jury will have the right to select up to three works. To vote every of them must write a brief comment on the jury group wall, writing down also the work reference numbers and the artist's name. If desired you can also choose for a secret vote sending a message through facebook to Mr.Mario Garcia.
The misapplication of the votes will invalidate the voting.Garzapapel will notify this invalidation, giving thus the possibility to correct the votes.

4.-Transparent counting of the votes, the counting will be done by Garzapapel under the contest rules listed above.

5.- Public announcement of the results:
Subsequent to the  votes recount, all the works and results will be publicly exhibited:
1º On-line in the blog of Garzapapel ‘s web and in Garzapapel Facebook page.
2º Physical exhibition of the finalist works: In May - June  2.016  we’ll organize an exhibition of the finalists works in a Gallery in the city of Alcoy. Date and venue will be detailed when concluded.
 
 
···AWARDS:
- First prize of 500 € (400 € in cash and 100 € in a batch to choose among Garzapapel paper in the website).
- 5 prizes of 100€ for finalists in a batch to choose among Garzapapel paper in the website.
Garzapapel will have the right to increase the prize and diversification of the awards, depending on the audience participation.
After the contest, Garzapapel’s intention is to promote an exhibition with the prints of the call, either in galleries or via on-line, with the aim of promoting the artists and Garzapapel brand. If a participant desires to pick up the works after the contest, he should state it when submitting the works and he should deal with collecting them at the same address as the shipping, 2 months later of the awards ceremony.
The participation on the call constitutes acceptance of the points above.
Garzapapel would not be responsible for loss or damages of the works as a result of the transportation.
 

Annex 1   Garzapapel paper access.
1 - You can buy the paper at the website www.garzapapel.com

2 – If you haven’t asked for samples previously you can ask for them completely free in Garzapapel website www.garzapapel.com  the size for the samples is 14 x 20 cm.To make it easy and minimize the cost all those people who have already asked for samples and now they can’t get the samples for free, in Garzapapel website we are offering a pack of papers very cheap in several sizes with free shipment worldwide.

3 - Garzapapel Worldwide  distributors:
 
See stores worldwide :
http://www.garzapapel.com/index.php?pag=7