|STATUTE 8th Triennial|
| The aim of the Triennial is to present the most noteworthy achievements of artists from around the world, working in the field of poster associated with all classic, contemporary or experimental performing arts: theatre, opera, ballet, operetta, musical, circus, puppet theatre, pantomime, concerts, festivals, variety shows, pop music, incl. posters of theatrical events in screen arts and literature, etc.
The Eighth International Triennial of Stage Poster will be held in November 2016 at the National Exhibition Centre of Modern Art – Union of Bulgarian Artists, Sofia, 6 Shipka St.
Terms of participation:
Posters created in the period from May 2013 to May 30, 2016 are eligible for the Triennial.
1. Printed posters for theatre, opera, ballet, operetta, musical, circus, puppet theatre, pantomime, concerts, festivals, variety shows, pop music, including posters of theatrical events in screen arts and literature, or any other type of performing art.
2. Posters created on a theme - RIDDLES, MYSTERIES AND FANTASIES (including fantasy fiction genre).
In Category 2 are acceptable both already printed stage posters and originals created especially for the occasion.
No text required.
Minimum format А2 (420 х 594 mm)
Number of posters to be submitted:
Each artist may submit up to 4 posters, accompanied by CD (size A5, format .ai, .eps, .tif, .pdf, at 300 dpi resolution, CMYK) with their digital images, a completed application form and a short CV.
The posters in Category 1 should be submitted in two copies.
Submission deadline: May 31, 2016.
There is no fee for participation.
Eighth International Triennial of Stage Poster–Sofia 2016
6 Shipka St., floor 4, 1504 Sofia, Bulgaria
Tel.: +359 2 8467248
e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
A National Selection Jury will select the collection of the Eighth Triennial.
The results of the selection will be announced by the end of June 2016.
The members of the international jury:
ISTVAN OROSZ – Hungary,
KARI PIIPPO – Finland,
MAJA WOLNA – Poland
will determine the awards shortly before the opening ceremony.
The awards will be announced at the official opening ceremony on November 7, 2016.
GRAND PRIX – statuette GOLDEN POSTER
TWO EQUIVALENT PRIZES – a bronze plaque (for each of the two categories)
PRIZE FOR YOUNG AUTHOR (not older than 35) – a bronze plaque in memory of the eminent Bulgarian artist Assen Stareyshinski.
Every participant should send their posters properly packed for transportation, without frames or passé-partout, and labeledd “Printed Matter. No commercial value”. To facilitate the process on May 31 there will be made a schedule for accepting works of Bulgarian artists.
The organizers bear no responsibility for any damages incurred during transportation.
The posters remain as property of the Triennial’s Fund after the closure of the exhibition.
The organizers may photograph and reproduce the posters free of charge for the needs of all printed materials of the Triennial and the publications related to it.
The organizers reserve the right to reject any work which is not in compliance with the statute of the Triennial, violates moral standards, or offends national or religious sensibilities.
A color catalogue of the Eighth International Triennial of Stage Poster–Sofia 2016 will be published, including all the works accepted by the Selection Jury.
All participants in the Triennial will receive a free copy of the catalogue, paying only postage.
For further information: www.triennial.orbitel.bg