quarta-feira, 11 de agosto de 2010

Exposição de Aquarelas - Caleidoscópio -

Anna Coelho,
convida para a exposição de aquarelas Caleidoscópio

Espaço Cultural Cedim Heloneida Studart

abertura: 23 de agosto, às 18:30h

visitação: 23 de agosto a 16 de setembro, de 10 às 19h

domingo, 8 de agosto de 2010

2011: 150 years’ Unity of Italy

VI. EXLIBRIS International Competition
on the subject:

“2011: 150 years’ Unity of Italy”

Participation Rules

Art. 1
The Competition is open to any Italian and foreign artist and entry into the competition is free.

Art. 2
Each artist can enter the competition with a maximum of two works by sending only one copy of each work.
Works must give the following information written on the reverse side, in a European Language (not Cyrillic, Japanese, Arabic or Chinese): year of completion, technique, author’s full name and address.

Art. 3
All the techniques of original graphics are allowed, except for drawings, photocopies and computer graphics. The maximum accepted paper size for entry works mustn’t be higher than mm. 290 x 210 (A4 Dim.).

Art. 4
The work must include the words “Rotary Club Acqui Terme”, also in abbreviated form: Rotary C. Acqui T.

Art. 5
The artist must send the entry-form which can be downloaded from the website: www.acquiprint.it
The entry works must be sent to the following address:

Mostra Concorso di Ex Libris a tema:
“2011 - 150 anni dell’Unita d’Italia”
Associazione Biennale
Internazionale d’Incisione
Piazza Italia, n. 9
15011 Acqui Terme (AL)

The dispatch of papers, including the work, must bear the following words: “PRINTED MATTERS – NO COMMERCIAL VALUE”

Works must be sent by September 30th, 2010. The works sent after this date will not be accepted.

Art. 6
The Jury consists of two members of the Acqui Terme Rotary Club and of three Ex Libris experts. The Jury will decide the works to be included in the exhibition and in the catalogue, will award a First Prize of 1.000 Euros and two Purchase Prizes of 750 Euros.
The awarding of the prizes implies that the artist has to surrender 75 copies printed from the work.

Art. 7
The propriety of all the works sent to the Exhibition will be transferred to Acqui Terme Rotary Club and all these works can be freely reproduced.

Art. 8
The Awarding and Opening Ceremony of the exhibition will take place in Acqui Terme in 2011 on a date and time to be decided.

Art. 9
By entering into the Competition, artists will accept all rules and regulations.


Associazione Biennale Internazionale dell’Incisione
Piazza Italia n. 9 - 15011 Acqui Terme (AL) ITALY
TEL. N. +39 0144 57937 FAX N. +39 0144 57626
Internet http : www.acquiprint.it
Email : info@acquiprint.itThis e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

Mail Art in Mendoza, Argentina



The members of the college subject, ENGRAVING, invite all the artists in the world to express their ideas against "mining pollution". If you would like to participate, please, send your piece of work before August 31st, 2010 to the address stated below, including your personal information. There is no restriction in techniques, procedures and disciplines. The maximum measures are: 15 cm x 10 cm.

- Contact: Ms Sandra Partucci
- E-mail address: sandra_partucci@yahoo.com
- Mobile: + 54 9 2622 571366
- Address:

Bo -Aconcagua I - M "B" C "5"
La Consulta
San Carlos
Post Code: 5567

Note: The pieces of work will not be returned and they will be reproduced in a blog. No catalog will be sent.

Water is life
Cyanide is death
What do we prefer?
Life or Death?

The sky is smiling
But our earth is dying
Let's tide our lives
And let's stop mining

Politicians wash their hands
Since they want to get rich
They don't care about us
Since they say YES to mining

Acqui Term 2010 - ACQUI PRIZE 2011

Rules X International Biennial of Engraving 2011


Rules for participation


The X Edition of the International Biennial for Engraving and Acqui Prize 2011 are organised by the International Biennial Association for Engraving and they are supported by the Rotary Club of Acqui Terme, by the Region of Piedmont, the Province of Alessandria, the Town Council of Acqui Terme and C.R.T. Foundation.


The Biennial is open to any engraver and entry into the competition is free.
Each artist can enter the competition only with one work completed after January 1st, 2009, in compliance with the principle of originality stated by the “Declaration of Milan” in 1994.
The work must neither have had, until that time, a regular run, nor have been exhibited in any other Prize competition or public event.
The maximum accepted size for entry works is 50 x 70 centimetres, printed on a sheet not exceeding 50x70 centimetre size. All works outsize won’t be accepted and they won’t be returned to sender.
Works can’t be in a frame or in a passe-partout.


Each artist should send one copy of his/her work and a photograph or a laser photocopy of the same (18 x 24 cm size) with the title of the work, the technique and the year of completion, the author’s full name and address written on the reverse side.
In addition the artist must attach the entry-form and each part of the form must be properly filled in.
This can be downloaded from www.acquiprint.it

The entry, the copy and the entry-form should be sent as


to the following address:


Works must be sent by September 30th, 2010. The works sent after this date will not be accepted.

The works entering the competition will be selected by the experienced Jury. This Jury will decide the works to be included in the catalogue, in the exhibition and the works to be submitted to the People’s Jury who decides the winners of the Prizes.


The Experienced Jury is made up of academics and critics, specialists in History of Engraving and well known cultural experts – The People’s Jury is made up of citizens from Acqui Terme and the Monferrato district.


The first prize, Acqui Prize, of € 5.000 will be awarded in 2011 on the occasion of the International Biennial Opening Ceremony. The Jury reserves the right to set up other prizes. – The awarding of the prizes implies that the artist has to surrender the mould (plate) and to transfer his/her rights on the work which will be sent as follows: 50 engravings with Arabian numbers (1/50 – 2/50 – etc.) and 25 engravings with Roman numbers (I/XXV – II/XXV – etc.).


At the end of the exhibition, all the works received won’t be returned, but they will be kept and displayed in the Museum of Engraving Collection – Paleologi Castle in Acqui Terme.


The Management of the International Biennial of Engraving reserves the right to exhibit the above mentioned works also in other Exhibition Centres.


By entering into the Competition, artists will accept all rules and regulations.

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