About Russian Art Week International Exhibition & Competition of Modern & Contemporary Arts


XXIV international exhibition-competition of contemporary art "Russian Art Week" (season "2018-spring")

Dates: 23-29 April 2018, 11.00-21.00.
Opening: 24 April 2018, 18.00
Closure: 29 April 2018, 17.00
Address: Moscow, Nizhnyaya Syromyatnicheskaya str., 10.
International design center "Artpley", Small hall

Registration deadline: April 15, 2018


 

Unique Features:

Russian Art Week includes four parts:
a) International Exhibition & competition
b) International Exhibition & Art-Fair
C) International educational program of master classes & workshops
g) International Conference
 

A unique opportunity for individual artists and craftsmen and art galleries and producers. Russian Art Week (RAW) is a platform where gallerists, curators, artists and collectors can discover and experience emerging art. The art fair successfully presented rising talent from Russia, Asia, America and Europe, strengthening its position as a unique interface between art decision makers in the nation's capital and emerging art advocates around the globe.

Over 5,000 art supporters engaged with works by 1200 artists from 24 countries in emerge's Gallery and Artist platforms. Building on the momentum of the fair's inaugural year, RAW set the bar yet higher for an authentic quality of art experience that is coming to be expected by a new generation of collectors in the prosperous region and beyond.


There are two ways to participate: ONLINE (in absentia) and IN PERSON (internal way).
All applications (full-time and in correspondence) are exhibited in the World Design Centre “ArtPlay” and are open to a wide audience of visitors. “In correspondence” works are exhibited in the form of photocopies (organizing committee prints sent files and places them in the overall exposure). In correspondence and full-time works are evaluated by the jury and have equal rights.


Expert Council / Jury

Unique feature of Russian Art Week is Expert Council / Jury which consist of many professional foreign and russian representatives of the World of Art.
The Expert Council includes the following professional groups:
a) famous members of unions and associations;
b) representatives of the specialized media;
c) head and art director of galleries;
d) art critics andart scientist.
Details about jury members, please visit the website www.artweek.ru in the section About members of the Expert Board / Jury."
 
 
Audience participants
 
Russian Art Week is open to a wide audience and include the following groups:

1) Participants of the competition program:
1) Category "Member of Union of artists": artists and craftsmen, a member of the professional associations
2) "Student" category: university, high school, college students and graduates (no longer than 2 years ago)
3) "Professional" category: practitioners in art, professors, organizations, graduates (more than 2 years ago)
4) "Amateur" category: people, whose hobby is art, but who do not have a special art education.

2) Participants of exhibition & Art-Fair:
a) legal entities - galleries and studios, the specialized agencies and the commercial manufacturers and distributors of products for the needs of artists, sculptors, designers, decorators, restorers
b) individuals - individual artists and creative teams

3) Participants of the conference:
To participate in the conference are invited galleries and studios, employees of institutions of education and culture, professionals working in the fields of culture and art, teachers of Universities, Colleges and secondary schools, teachers, postgraduates, candidates for academic degrees, academic staff, doctoral students, practitioners, as well as public figures and persons having a professional interest in the issues of the development of art and education.

4)  Participants of the master classes & workshops:
Workshops open to a wider audience. Listeners will be interested to learn about the specific techniques, materials and approaches used in world practice of creating art objects on the structure and peculiarities of functioning of Russian and foreign art-markets programs in support of talented authors.
 
 
 
Catalogue of participants of the Russian Art Weekв
Art-wWorks of participants of the Russian Art Week published in the International edition of "New Faces in Arts". Catalogue published in two languages (Russian and English). Distributing the catalogue – galleries, exhibitions and fairs. The catalogue will be released in several volumes.

 

PROGRAM of the RUSSIAN ART WEEK (season 2018-spring)

 

Read more:
 
I. INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION & COMPETITION
Category:
- contest of classical art
- contest of contemporary art
- contest of contemporary art
- contest of avant-garde art
- contest of abstract art
- contest of figurative art
- contest of folk art
Category:
- contest of classic graphics
- contest of experimental plots
- contest of book graphics

 

 

 
II. INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION & ART-FAIR

A unique opportunity for individual artists and craftsmen and art galleries and producers. Russian Art Week (RAW) art fair is a platform where gallerists, curators, artists and collectors can discover and experience emerging art. The art fair successfully presented rising talent from the Russia and Europe, strengthening its position as a unique interface between art decision makers in the nation's capital and emerging art advocates around the globe.

Over 5,000 art supporters engaged with works by 1200 artists from 24 countries in emerge's Gallery and Artist platforms. Building on the momentum of the fair's inaugural year, RAW set the bar yet higher for an authentic quality of art experience that is coming to be expected by a new generation of collectors in the prosperous region and beyond.

The section for galleries and funds is called the "Art Look" and occupies a space area of 1000 m ²!
The section for individual artists is called the "New Art Look" and occupies a space area of 500 m ²! Opportunity to present and sell their works for the first time appears to authors who have never appeared on the international art fairs.

Sections of exhibition-fair:
1) Painting
2) Graphics
3) Sculpture
4) Graphic and communication design
5) Video art and digital art
6) textiles, crafts and decorative arts
7) Equipment and materials for artists

The program of the fair is open to the following audiences:
a) individual authors and creative teams;
b) organizations - galleries and studios;
c) commercial companies - manufacturers and distributors of products for the needs of artists, sculptors, designers, decorators, restorers.

 

III. MASTER-CLASSES, WORKSHOPS, LECTURES AND CREATIVE MEETINGS
Master classes are held in all areas of the Russian Art Week - painting, drawing, sculpture, photography and decorative arts. Russian Art Week International traditionally includes educational programs - workshopss, lectures and creative meetings, where famous artists and craftmen share their experience and knowledge. Famous painters, sculptors, photographers from Russia, Europe and Asian countries perfom for participants and visitors of the RAW.
Every November during the RAW becomes the most important destination for artists, galleries, collectors, critics and curators from all over the world.

 
IV. INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE
During Russian Art Week will host an international art forum and conference on the theme: "Art in education. Education in art," the free atmosphere which will give the possibility of a constructive dialogue between artists, gallerists, collectors, experts and art professionals.
 
 
JURY / ADVISORY COUNCIL
Unique feature of the Russian Art Week is a participation in the Expert Council (jury) a large number of well-known Russian and foreign representatives of the Art World.
Among them are famous artists, designers, craftsmen and photographers from Russia, Asia, Europa and America.
The Expert Council includes the following professional groups:
a) famous artists, members of unions and associations;
b) representatives of the specialized mass media;
C) representatives of galleries and organizations;
d) art critics and patrons.
Details about jury members, please visit the website www.artweek.ru in the section "About members of the Expert Board / Jury."
 
 
GEOGRAPHY OF ART WEEKS
In the Russian Art Week traditionally attended by over 1,000 authors from over 200 cities of Russia and foreign countries. Art week (ArtWeek), art exhibition and the international art-project, carried out in 22 countries. The full list is in section "Geography of art weeks".
 
 
Organizers:
World Art Fund (Russian branch) / NextArt Foundation
Producer center "Art of the future"
Patronage:
Office of the mayor of Moscow,
Moscow Chamber of Commerce
The Creative Artists' Union of Russia
Moscow regional public organization "Union of Artists"
Eurasian Art Association
 


See you at Russian Art Week!!

 

Press contacts:
Victoria Slavina
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NextArt Foundation / Foundation "Art of the future"
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