The 5th International Triennale of Eco Posters and Graphics Art
Kharkov, Ukraine, April 2003
The 5th International Triennale of Eco Posters and Graphics
Art be held in Kharkov, Ukraine, from April 26 to May 15, 2003.
Workshops, symposium and master class will be held in Kharkov, April 24-27, 2003.
The inauguration of the triennale will take place on April 26th.
1. Closing Date for entries
15 March 2003
Fourth Block is the name of the Triennale and the festival of Eco art.
It was the 4th Block and the 4th nuclear reactor of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant that exploded on April 26th 1986.
President of the Festival: Oleg Veklenko (Kharkov)
Director of the Festival: Lena Karin (Moscow)
The Kharkov international triennale of ecological posters and graphics "Fourth Block" is held once in three years, starting from 1991. The first exhibition took place five years after the Chernobyl catastrophe and immediately attracted the attention of artists and designers from many countries. As time passed, a number of international design happenings has been added to the exhibition, turning it into a festival of ecological art.
In the recent years the triennale has received wide acknowledgement and become a truly large-scale cultural event. Starting from April 1st a series of youth exhibitions and art happenings will take place in Kharkov and Moscow. At the end of April an anniversary triennale will be held in Kharkov, its theme is "Art The inauguration of the triennale will take place on April 26th.
The aim of the exhibition is to get together the most interesting works of art of ecological trend by artists and designers from all over the world and show them to the public.
In autumn the festival will continue in Moscow, where the works from all three previous triennales, that took place in the past fifteen years, will be demonstrated. There will also be a number of workshops by designers from various countries, and a symposium on the theme of the triennale "Art Organized by:
The Expert Committee:
The deadline of sending in works: March 15th 2003.
The organizers will not be able to pay the customs fees and receive your works, if the total declared value will exceed the limit of $20 for regular mail and $5 for express delivery (DHL, American Express etc.). Please do not declare the value of your works higher than indicated!
Papers for the Contest: A label (a copy of a label) filled in block capitals is to be attached to each work, in the upper right-hand corner on the back side. Please note that the label is to be attached by means of adhesive tape, not glue.
Every author is to fill in one registration form and send it in together
The Exhibition: the works selected for the triennale will be exhibited in Kharkov Art Museum, Artist's House and other exhibition halls of Kharkov.
After taking into consideration these terms, please send us a fax or an e-mail to confirm your participation, with the note "Fourth Block".
To form the collection and the authors' database of the "Fourth Block"
we also ask you to supply some personal information (year of birth,
previous participation in exhibitions, awards, location of works) and your
a leaflet or a catalogue.
LABEL (for each work)
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