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OPEN CALL Portuguese Emerging Art Book 2018



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From November 17th, 2017 until January 15th, 2018 take place an Open Call for Portuguese emerging artists, with 23 years old or more for the Portuguese Emerging Art Book 2018.

Artists can submit their works individually, duo or collectively with one (or more) artwork(s), series and projects developed in 2017. The categories are digital art / new media art, artistic ceramics, drawing, e, photography, installation art, performance art, painting, sculpture, sound art and video art. The specialized Jury is constituted by Ana Cristina Cachola, curator, and researcher for the Catholic University of Lisbon; Nuno Centeno, founder, and gallerist at Múrias Centeno Contemporary Art Gallery; Paulo Bernardino Bastos, a Professor at Aveiro University and an ID+ member since 2007.

It is the second edition of an annual publication, an EMERGE — Cultural Association initiative. The objective of this project is to promote emerging art created by Portuguese emerging artists, living in Portugal and aboard. 

This original publication in Portugal wants to show current, and creative artworks. With this editorial object is intended to contribute to the gaze renovation into the Portuguese contemporary art production, promoting it internationally, throughout partnerships which amplify its reach strategically and efficiently in other art markets.   

One of the selected artists in this EMERGE's project will be awarded an "Umbigo Prize," to have an article about his/her artwork and be the cover of the digital version of this art magazine. 

The first edition, designated as Portuguese Emerging Art Catalogue 2017, or PEAC2017, had more than 80 art submissions. This edition includes 56 selected works and was launch at ARCO Lisboa in May 2017. The Jury was Cláudia Camacho, Jorge Reis, Luísa Santos, Mário Caeiro, Rudolfo Quintas and Simeon Nelson.

EMERGE — Cultural Association is a non-profit organization which has the objective to promote emerging artists. It develops projects in partnership with public and private institutions, artists, curators, among others, to disclose emerging artist's artwork inside and outside of Portugal.

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Open call for Portuguese artists for PEAC2017 - Portuguese Emerging Art Catalogue


PEAC2017 — Portuguese Emerging Art Catalogue is a catalogue where the Portuguese emerging art is in the spotlight!

Digital art, generative art, artistic ceramic, draw, sculpture, photography, installation, performance, paint, sound art, video art and web art.

For Portuguese artists with more than 21 years old, based in Portugal or abroad.

EMERGE – Contemporary Art Agency mission is to promote contemporary art, emerging artists in particular. We assume the responsibility to help those artists to draw a path that leads them to a national and international recognition.

PEAC2017 — Portuguese Emerging Art Catalogue meets this mission. Is a project that promotes all the artistic praxis in the Portuguese fine arts field, spreading the best of Portuguese emerging artists work in and outdoors.

Written in English, this catalogue is targeted to very wide audience. From academics to arts professionals, even to the those who want to buy contemporary art artworks. PEAC2017 will be at private and public collectors hands. It will be a physical and online catalogue registered at the National Library of Portugal with ISBN number, and it will be commercialised in more than 65000 bookshops online! 

All applications that meet the requirements will be evaluated by a jury composed of curators and artists:  Cláudia Camacho (Professor at FBAUL - Fine Arts University of Lisbon, Mentor of Art Alibi, CEO of Antiframe and Independent Curator); Jorge Reis (Vice-president of EMERGE, Fine Artist and Independent Curator); Luísa Santos (Gulbenkian Professor, FCH-UCP, CECC and Independent Curator); Mário Caeiro (Professor at ESAD.CR and Independent Curator ); Rudolfo Quintas (Digital Artist); Simeon Nelson (Sculpture Professor at University of Hertfordshire and Fine Artist).

Every artist, collectives and projects with Portuguese nationality, are invited to apply their artworks at  http://peac2017.emergeart.agency to be part of PEAC2017.

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