Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation Yelabuga State Historical-Architectural and Art Museum-Reserve The year Literature in the Russian Federation
Second Elabuga exlibris Triennal-2015 Dedicated to Marina Tsvetaeva Regulations of the event
— support and further development of traditional classical techniques of printmaking, popularization of modern level of exlibris in the world;
— a revival of interest of modern artists to traditional classical techniques of printmaking and art of exlibris.
In the contest «Elabuga exlibris Triennal-2015» take part exlibrises dedicated only to Marina Tsvetaeva — a major Russian poet of the twentieth century.
For participation works are accepted no larger than 15x15 cm (image), made in traditional techniques: linocut, xylograph, etching, aquatint, mezzotint, lithography, drypoint, copperplate print on metal, plastic engraving, engraving on cardboard.
Photography, computer graphics, copy, monotype is excluded.
The author should give no more than two (2) scenes (exlibrises) with 2 print. Works must be created in the period from 2012 to 2015 and be the property of the author.
Exlibrises must have a picture of the author's signature, name, dating, number of print and designation of technology.
Works are sent without design. On the back side of each work, except the image, must be pasted a proprietary label enclosed with the participant. Form and labels can be photocopied. The column with postal and email addresses fills in block letters.
Work are sent to the address:
423600, the Republic of Tatarstan, Yelabuga, Kazanskaya St., 24, The Exhibition hall of Yelabuga State Museum-Reserve, Podnoskova G.A.
Works are sent to Triennale due the author no later than August 31, 2015 according to the postmark.
Works must be securely packed. Organizers are not responsible for any damage of the works before their reception.
The works are not returned. Participants of Triennale receive a free catalog. At the end of the contest program all works transmit to the funds of Yelabuga State Museum-Reserve. Participants sell exclusive rights to use, publish, reproduce all transmitted works. Selection of works for the Triennale and the award-winning makes a peer jury.
Grand Prix — prize 20 000 rubles.
I place — medal and prize 15 000 rubles.
II place — medal and prize 10 000 rubles.
III place — medal and prize 5000 rubles.
All participants of Yelabuga Triennale exlibris will be awarded with diplomas.
Seat booking in hotel for artists who participate in the opening of the exhibition is realized on request which must be sent before 15 September 2015. Staying in the hotel of guests and participants at the expense of the organizers. Cost of transportation at the expense of the arriving party.
Family members of participants wishing to be involved in the opening of the exhibition, must send an application to the organizers for the possibility of staying at his own expense.
Applications for participation in the opening of the exhibition are taken at:
423600, the Republic of Tatarstan, Yelabuga, Kazanskaya St., 24. Fax/tel.: (85557) 7-89-38
The terms and conditions of the event
Second Elabuga Triennale of exlibris will be exhibited in October 2015 in the Exhibition Hall of Yelabuga State Museum.
Authors of the idea
Rudenko Gulzada — General director of Yelabuga State Historical-Architectural and Art Museum-Reserve, Honoured Worker of Culture of RF and RT, Winner of the Award of the Government of the Russian Federation in the field of Сulture, Advisor to the Mayor of Elabuga on Tourism and Cultural Heritage, Member of the Presidium of the Union of Russian Museums.
Gilyazetdinov Salavat — member of the Union of Artists of RF, Honored Artist of Bashkortostan.
Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Tatarstan.
Yelabuga State Historical-Architectural and Art Museum-Reserve.
The Exhibition hall of Yelabuga State Historical–Architectural and Art Museum–Reserve.
Republic of Tatarstan, Yelabuga, Kazanskaya St., 24.
Curators of the project
Podnoskova Gulnara — Director of the Exhibition Hall of Yelabuga State Museum-Reserve.
Parshikova Elena — arts critic of Yelabuga State Museum-Reserve.
How to reach us
Moscow — Nizhnekamsk. Аirport: Nizhnekamsk. Shuttle Yelabuga — 30 minutes.
Train Moscow — Naberezhnye Chelny.Shuttle Yelabuga — 20 minutes.
Railway stations (Republic of Tatarstan)
F/A station KazanDistance to the town Yelabuga 226 km., the journey time — 3 hours.
F/A station AgryzDistance to the town Yelabuga 133 km., the journey time — 2 hours.
F/A station BugulmaDistance to the town Yelabuga 179 km., journey time — 2 hrs. 50 min.
Railway stations (Udmurt Republic)
F/A station MozhgaDistance to the town Yelabuga 94 km., the journey time — 1 hr. 30 min.
F/A station IzhevskDistance to the town Yelabuga 183 km., the journey time — 3 hours.
Podnoskova Gulnara, director of the Exhibition Hall of Yelabuga State Museum–Reserve.
Nadezhda Kosolapova, senior researcher of the Exhibition Hall of Yelabuga State Museum-Reserve.
Parshikova Elena, senior researcher of the Exhibition Hall of Yelabuga State Museum-Reserve.
Phone: 8 (85557) 7-89-38
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