Odessa Breeze is hosting its 3rd International Contest of the Theatrical Poster, this time as part of the X International Festival-Laboratory of Chamber Theaters and Small-Form Plays “MOLDFEST.RAMPA.RU”, Kishinev, Moldova.
The aim of the contest is the further development of theatrical poster as an art form, the strengthening of the international cultural ties, providing opportunities for participation for artists from all over the world.
Two competition categories are available: classical poster and advertising video clips of performances for city boards, Internet and e-media.
The Jury will select about 70 posters and 20 advertising video clips of performances for further exposition. The Exhibition takes place in State Youth Drama Theatre “From the Street of Roses” during the International Theatrical Festival in December 2018 and lasts about 10 days. After the closing of the Exhibition the Jury announces three winners in the each nomination. Diplomas of winners and prizes are handed to authors of these works.
The X International Festival-Laboratory of Chamber Theaters and Small-Form Plays “MOLDFEST.RAMPA.RU” is scheduled for 3rd–7th December, 2018.
The 1st International Contest of the Theatrical Poster took place in 2013 within the framework of International Theatrical Festival “Meetings in Odessa” with the participation of State Theatre Agency of Russia and Theatre Union of Russia. 144 artists from 17 countries including Russia, Ukraine, Japan, Finland, Israel participated and more than 400 posters were sent.
The 2nd International Contest of the Theatrical Poster was held within the framework of the XI Vampilov International Theatrical Festival of Modern Drama in Okhlopkov Academician Drama Theatre, Irkutsk (Russia) in September, 2017. There were more than 800 works from 300 participants of 34 countries.
RECEPTION OF WORKS IS STARTING! DEADLINE IS 31.10.2018.
THE VOICE IS IN THE TEST MODE. OFFICIAL START OF VOTING IS 1.11.2018
We are glad to greet You on the official site of the III International Contest of the Theatrical Poster.
The I Contest took place within the scope of International Theatrical Festival “Meetings in Odessa” in Odessa (Ukraine) in September 2013. 144 artists from 17 countries participated in the Contest.
The II Contest was held within the framework of the XI Vampilov International Theatrical Festival of Modern Drama in Okhlopkov Academician Drama Theatre, Irkutsk (Russia) in September, 2017. There were more than 800 works from 300 participants of 34 countries.
The current Contest is the part of the X International Festival-Laboratory of Chamber Theaters and Small-Form Plays “MOLDFEST.RAMPA.RU”, Moldova, Kishinev, December 2018. Details
At different times this Festival was attended by theater groups from many countries, such as Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Armenia, Latvia, Lithuania, Spain, Israel, Germany, Switzerland etc. This Festival is the real creative laboratory, art school, where numerous festival performances are discussed “from dusk till dawn”, where opinions of representstives of modern theatrical art expressing various trends and styles clash. The initiator and organizer of the Festival is State Youth Drama Theatre “S Ulitzy Roz” (“From the Street of Roses”) and its unchallenged leader and director Yuriy Harmelin.
As usual the Contest will have 2 nominations:
• classical poster;
• video poster – advertising video of performance for city boards, Internet and e-media.
The distinctive feature of this Contest is 2 kinds of Jury:
1. Artists’ Jury with membership of highly professional artists, recognized masters.
2. Theatre Critics’ Jury – theater experts, critics, analysts So all works are estimated as an art work and as a part of multifaceted theatrical process.
The Contest is held in 2 stages:
1.Internet-Contest. All sent electronic versions of posters will be placed on the special site www.postercontest.org. The collection of works will be ended on October 31.
Everybody may vote for the favorite poster. The official voting starts on 1 November, and lasts till end of theatrical festival.
2. In final stage the Jury selects about 70 posters and 20 video clips of performances for further exposition in Kishinev in December 2018. Во втором туре
The Jury announces three winners in the each nomination from the selected works. The authors get Diplomas of winners .
Also by results of the Internet voting the winner of Internet contest in each nomination is awarded to diploma. The audience who visits the Exhibition of theatrical posters and videos in Kishinev, can vote for one of works. By results of this voting the prize of spectator sympathies is handed.
The works of 2015-2018 to any performance take part in the Contest. Award presentation is performed at the closing ceremony of the Festival. Awards and diplomas of participants will be sent by e-mail.
You can download the contest condition and the application here: Documents
WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO WORKS!
WE INVITE YOU TO PARTICIPATE IN THE VOTING!