CALL FOR ARTISTS – ZERO EDITION BIENNALE

OPTION 1 | You wish to exhibit your work at the biennale of women in art?

Little Girl in a Blue Armchair (1878) by Mary Cassatt. Original portrait painting from The National Gallery of Art. Digitally enhanced by rawpixel.

All women artists  (or who identifies as female and/or non-binary) living and/or working in Belgium can apply to be exhibited at the Zero Edition of the Biennale of Women In Art which will take place in Brussels, Belgium, from the 16th of October 2023 to the 29th of October 2023. Each visual artist will be able to present 3 artworks. 25 artists will be selected.

Important: If you are a woman artist but you live outside Belgium, you will not able to be exhibited for the Zero Edition of the Biennale BUT you can take part to the debates & panels as an international speaker. If you wish to do so, please send an email to our team member, Carol : cl@biennaleofwomeninart.com 

Your application should include:

  1. A portfolio including the arworks they wish to present (or examples of similar work in the case the artist wishes to develop specific work for the biennale).
  2. A Curriculum Vitae
  3. A letter of motivation (why do you wish to take part to the Biennale)
  4. A mini biography
  5. A recent portrait photo
  6. A short video explanation of your work (the video is meant to explain and show your work to help the committee to understand your artwork. The video should be about 2 min.)
  7. To sign the Charter of the Biennale of Women in Art
  8. To sign the Biennale contract (the contract will be sent to you only if your application is selected)

    Note: Applications shall be either in English, French or Dutch.

    The Biennale is organized by Women In Art WIA, a not-for-profit organization, therefore our resources are limited. However, we aim for all selected artists to receive 300€ for their participation (the final amount might be raised depending on subsidies and donations that WIA will receive). Additionally, other expenses will be paid such as possible travel and lodging that will come in supplement to this stipend, in addition to the transport of the artworks, if necessary.

YOU'RE A VISUAL ARTIST?
THE CALL IS NOW OPEN! APPLY BELOW!

    Please upload all the requested files for your application to be complete. Files can include jpg, jpeg, png, pdf, mov, avi, mp4.
    If you encounter any issue, please get in contact with us.

    OPTION 2 | YOU WISH TO perform AT THE BIENNALE OF WOMEN IN ART?

    Carolee Schneemann, Up to and Including Her Limits, 1973–76, performance, live video relay, crayon on paper, rope, harness suspended from ceiling, dead Kitch on a plinth. The Kitchen, New York, 1976 (artwork © Carolee Schneemann; photograph by Allen Tannenbaum)

    All women artists  (or who identifies as female and/or non-binary) living and/or working in Belgium can apply to be exhibited at the Zero Edition of the Biennale of Women In Art which will take place in Brussels, Belgium, from the 16th of October 2023 to the 29th of October 2023. 10 performing artists will be given the opportunity to perform at the Biennale. Performing arts may include dance, music, opera, theatre, musical theatre, illusion, mime, spoken word, puppetry, circus arts, professional wrestling, etc.

    Your application should include:

    1. A portfolio, links or videos of past performances
    2. A Curriculum Vitae
    3. A letter of motivation (why do you wish to take part to the Biennale)
    4. A mini biography
    5. A recent portrait photo
    6. A short video explanation of your work (2 min. max)
    7. To sign the Charter of the Biennale of Women in Art
    8. To sign the Biennale contract (the contract will be sent to you only if your application is selected)

       

      Note: Applications shall be either in English, French or Dutch.

      The Biennale is organized by Women In Art WIA, a not-for-profit organization, therefore our resources are limited. However, we aim for all performing artists to receive 750€ for their performance. Additionally, other expenses will be paid such as possible travel and lodging that will come in supplement to this stipend, in addition to the transport of the artworks, if necessary.

    YOU'RE A PERFORMING ARTIST?
    THE CALL IS NOW OPEN! APPLY BELOW!

      Please upload all the requested files for your application to be complete. Files can include jpg, jpeg, png, pdf, mov, avi, mp4.
      If you encounter any issue, please get in contact with us.