ECC2018 - Curated

ECC2018 - Curated

ECC2018 – Curated

This exhibition will be exhibited at Bornholm Art Museum and will be curated by a group of 6 curators. The curators will nominate artists for participation from their region, the curator group will make the final selection.

A minimum of 1, and a maximum of 2 artists from each of the 31 European countries will be accepted and be represented with 1- 2 principal pieces of work.

Participation in this exhibition, is by nomination only.

 

Who can participate?

All 28 members of the European Union as well as Iceland, Norway and Switzerland are invited to participate in the ECC2018 exhibitions.

Artists must be of the nationality or be a resident in the country they represent. Artists that took part in the ECC2014, may not participate in the same exhibition in ECC2018.

Artwork can be made in any technique and form of artistic expression. The materials used in the artwork must be predominantly ceramics. Objects must be unique and not part of serial or industrial production. Artwork must be available throughout the full exhibition period. Artwork must be contemporary and made in 2014 or later, work produced before this time will not be accepted.

 

Curator Group

The curators will nominate artists for participation in the curated exhibition at Bornholm Art Museum and the entire curator group will make the final selection. 
The curator group will also select participants among applicants for the open call exhibition at Grønbechs Gaard.

The group has 6 members representing various regions in Europe. The curators may come from different backgrounds within museums and education, but have all been invited because of their insight and expertise of contemporary ceramics in Europe. The curators play a vital role in the profile and organization of European Ceramic Context. Their choices will outline the direction in which contemporary ceramics is going in their region.

Europe 1: Karen Harsbo, Lector at laboratoriet for Keramik, Kunstakademiet, Denmark

Europe 2: Ranti Tjan, Director at sunday morning @EKWC, The Netherlands

Europe 3: Malene Hartmann Rasmussen, Independent Ceramic Artist and Artist in Residence at Victoria & Albert Museum, UK

Europe 4: Dr. Raimonda Simanaitiene, Assoc. Professor at Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania

Europe 5: Márton Strohner, Ceramic Artist / Designer, Studio Manager - International Ceramic Studio Kecskemét Hungary

Europe 6: Claudia Casali, Direttrice, Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche in Faenza, Italy


The ECC2018 Prizes and Jury

Two prizes will be given to two outstanding artists or artists groups, selected among the participants in the two exhibitions. A jury of three international members with expertise within the field of ceramics will go through the exhibitions before the opening and select the prize winners. The winners will be announced at the exhibition opening.

 

The Jury members are:

Martin Bodilsen Kaldahl, Copenhagen Ceramics

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Lars Kærulf Møller DK, Museum director, Bornholm Art Museum DK

 

Exhibition catalogue

An online exhibition catalogue will be produced presenting all artists with images of their work, critical notes and a short CV, as well as essays on contemporary ceramics.


Bornholm Art Museum

Venue: Bornholm Art Museum 

Dates: 15. Sep. - 11. Nov. 2018

Participation: By nomination only


TERMS & CONDITIONS FOR PARTICIPATION - BOTH EXHIBITIONS

 

 

EUROPE 1

Denmark

Rose Eken

Ursula Munch-Petersen

Finland

Mari Kristiina Paikkari

Matias Liimatainen

Iceland

Hildigunnur Birgisdóttir

Erna Elínbjörg Skúladóttir

Norway

Corrina Thornton

Nina Malterud

Sweden

Alexander Tallen

Sara Möller

EUROPE 2

Austria

Frank Louis

Gelitin 

Germany

Markus Karstiess

Rainer Kurka

Malta

Victor Agius

The Netherlands

Tilmann Meyer-Faje

Van Sprang 

Switzerland

Paul March

Maude Schneider

 

EUROPE 4

Bulgaria

Bojidar Bonchev

Rossitza Trendafilova 

Estonia

INGRID ALLIK

LAURI KILUSK

Latvia

Jānis Kupčs

KASPARS GEIDUKS 

Lithuania

AUDRIUS JANUŠONIS

RŪTA ŠIPALYTĖ

Poland

Krzysztof Rozpondek

Weronika Lucińska


EUROPE 6

Croatia

Hanibal Salvaro Hani

Greece

George Pontikis

Italy

Fiorenza Pancino

Mirco De Nicolo

Portugal

SOFIA BEÇA

Spain

Sophie Aguilera Lester

Enric Mestre 

 

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