VI. Water and Life International Art Biennale

The natural environment defined by the Danube, the region’s history, culture and artistic traditions of Baja, predestine the city to be the home of the biennale. The city that lies nearly at the midpoint of the Danube is one of the most important and ancient cities in the southern region of the river, which interconnects several countries.
The biennial aims to provide every two years a review of the water and life-themed works of the Danube countries.

Applications can be accepted from Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Romania, Bulgaria, Moldova and Ukraine in the following categories:
The artworks may not be prepared before 2015.
You can apply to the competition with the digital photograph of your work by
13. October, 2017, at vizeselet@ejf.hu. Each artist can apply with the photographs of two works. A professional jury will select the artworks to be exhibited based on the digital photographs. By their decision a first, a second, a third, and two special awards will be given.

By the decision of the jury a first, a second, a third, and two special awards will be given.

  • I. Award 120 000 HUF
  • II. Award 100 000 HUF
  • III. Award 80 000 HUF
  • Special award – participation in the IX. Caffart International Artists’ Colony
  • Special award – Individual exhibition at the Picture Gallery of István Nagy at Baja


  • The original flat-type units can be: max. 120 cm x 120 cm
  • Graphic artworks can be accepted only in ready to exhibition way – standard size passepartouted (50×70 cm or 70×100 cm), or in case of individual sizes in frames, covered by glass – with standard subtitleing. Only classical techniques used graphic artworks can accepted as an application.
  • Parameters of the artwork’s photograph: resolution of 72 x 72 dpi, picture size of at most 1600 x 1200 pixel, color depth of 24 bit/pixel, max. 0,5 MB file size, file type: JPG. At the naming of the digital reproduction please follow the example, accentuated letters are forborne!
    Example: name of creator_title of the work_size_technique_the year of creation.
    Please indicate the following data next to the pictures: name of the creator, title of the work, size, technique, year of creation.


  • The deadline for submitting the digital photographs is: 13 October, 2017
  • Information about the jury’s decision will be announced on www.ejf.hu and , from 21 October, 2017
  • The selected works have to be delivered– if presented personally – ready for the exhibition (framed, glassed and packed) at the following location and time:
    National University of Public Service Faculty of Water Science
    6500 Baja, Bajcsy-Zsilinszky út 14. Hungary

    • 27 October, 2017 between 10:00-16:00
    • 30 October, 2017 between 10:00-16:00
  • Artworks sent by traditional Post Office, should arrive at latest on 30 October, 2017 to the address below:
    VI. Water and Life International Art Biennale
    Eötvös József Főiskola, 6500 Baja, Szegedi út 2. Hungary

Link: http://caffart.com/vi-viz-es-elet-nemzetkozi-kepzomuveszeti-biennale-felhivas/

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