Applications Open: June 10, 2021
Applications Close: October 15, 2021
Participation Fee Payment Deadline: October 15, 2021
Exhibition Dates: October 25-31, 2021

Small Works Exhibition

The Faculty of Art and Design at Izmir Katip Celebi University is pleased to announce a new exhibition: SMALL WORKS on October 25-31, at the IKCU Art Gallery, Izmir, Turkiye.The call for submissions is open to all artists who have created small works of art. We wish to invite visual artists to submit their artworks of various media such as graphic design, drawings, illustrations, printmaking, cartooning and graffiti, Infographic, photographs, video & new media art, and mixed media.

  • The works submitted to the competition may be prepared as original drawings, digital printings or computer printouts. The drawing technique is open-ended.
  • This exhibition can be participated by all kinds of artists, designers who work in type to create a diverse exhibition with a wide cross-section of works.
  • There are no restrictions on content, style, medium or context, but your entries should fit this theme in some way.
  • All work must be the original work of exhibitor. No photographs unless part of mixed medium work.
  • Artists who intend to participate in “Small Works Exhibition” have to send their work visual by using the Online Application Form.
  • File names of maximum 20 characters should only contain letters of the English alphabet and underscores. Titles may be shortened (please avoid very long file names), and they should be given without spaces in the file name.
  • The exhibition applications will be accepted or rejected according to the evaluation of the “Art Committee”. The committee will assess works by considering criteria such as contemporary interpretation, material knowledge, technique/practice, subject and visual balance/aesthetic.
  • The work should be in at least 300 dpi resolution and JPEG format. All artwork submitted must be no larger than 12″ (30 cm) in any direction, exclusive of the frame.
  • Each artist may submit a maximum of 3 pieces of the original artwork. Due to space limitations, not all pieces are guaranteed to be hung.
  • The artists submitted for selection will be able to be printed in the publication of Izmir Katip Celebi University and in other printed materials of this organization such as books, catalogs, brochures, postcards, websites, and posters. All rights for any other publishing except these belong to the owner of drawing.
  • Each participating artist will receive a certificate of attendance and a digital exhibition catalog.
  • The exhibition committee is entitled to use the work received for the purposes of publication, branding, and others that are still relevant to the exhibition.
  • The selected works will be covered with a passe-partout for the exhibition. Submissions are subject to evaluation based on creativity, used medium, originality, and quality of work.
  • The copyright of the work of the contest remains in each artists. Artists shall retain all copyrights of any image they submit to the Art Room Gallery. Images will not be resold, exchanged or copied from this site.
  • Submitting your work is subject to a submission fee 10$ per submitted artwork, if you submit two artworks submission fee is 15$, three artworks submission fee is 20$, and so on, once you fill the submission form you will be redirected to finish submission fees payement you can pay through Payoneer.
  • The participant’s registration fee includes High-Quality Digitally Print + Passepartout, Certificate of Attendance, Digital - Exhibition Catalog, and attendance in the festival program.
  • The applicants who complete the application form are deemed to have accepted all the conditions specified in the specification.