Rene Wanner's Poster Page

POSTER COMPETITIONS - Call for entries

Golden Bee 7, Moscow International Biennale of Graphic Design 2006
received 2005.12.23 from Sergei Serov
See also the official site

Golden Bee 7
Moscow International Biennial of Graphic Design
Central House of Artists
September 1-8, 2006

Endorsed by
ICOGRADA (International Council of Graphic Design Associations)
and IBCC (International Biennials Coordinating Committee)

President of Biennial
Dr. Serge Serov

Commissioners of Biennial
Agey Tomesh, Airdesign, Design Depot, Ima Design, LiniaGrafic!, NTV Design, Taboo, Typo Graphic Design

Organizers of Biennial
Golden Bee Association
Academy of Graphic Design (Member of ICOGRADA)
High Academic School of Graphic Design (Member of ICOGRADA Education Network)
Expo-Park Exhibition Projects Company
Moscow Art College of Applied Arts
Art Moscow Regional Public Foundation for Art Projects Support

Organizational support
Federal Agency on Culture and Cinematography
Goethe-Institut Moscau
International Confederation of Artist Unions
M'ARS Modern Art Centre
Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts
Ministry of Culture and Mass Communications of the Russian Federation
Russian Academy of Fine Arts
Schusev State Museum of Architecture
Society of Designers International Association (Member of ICSID)
State Museum of A.S. Pushkin
State Tretyakov Gallery
4th Block International Triennial of Eco Poster (Kharkov, Ukraine)

Production support
LiniaGrafic, Design Depot, Ostengruppe, ParaType, Vitrina A

Management of Biennial
Expo-Park Exhibition Projects Company

General Director of Biennial
Vasily Bychkov

Biennale Curator
Elena Rymshina

Golden Bee Logotype
by Irina Kireeva (1992)

Golden Bee 7 Identity
by Eric Belousov (Ostengruppe)

Entry Categories

(1). Posters
Posters of all kinds and genres. No restrictions on theme, size or printing technique.

(2). Books
Overall concept, cover, grid, decorative elements and design of books, albums, catalogues and booklets.

(3). Calligraphy
Any graphic design projects, based on traditional as well as modern or experimental calligraphy.

Participation Terms
Works should be dated 2004-2006. The competition accepts separate artists as well as groups of artists for participation. No special format or printing techniques are required. No participation fee. Number of entries is unlimited. Entry Form and Entry Label must be filled in print letters. The work titles must be translated to English. One label per entry must be attached in the back of pieces with adhesive tape (no glue!). Make a copy of the Entry Form if necessary or print it out from Biennale website. In order to be reproduced in the catalogue, all works should be supplied with slides, transparencies or electronic versions on CD (in TIFF formats, 300 dpi, 30 cm on the lager side, CMYK + fonts). The names of work's authors, selected for participation, will be published by the Selection Committee on the Biennale website. Neither work nor transparencies will be returned. They remain in Golden Bee Biennale collection. Organizers have the right to use work from the competition for non-commercial purposes free of charge.

May 15, 2006 (was originally April 30, 2006)

Pre-Selection Committee
Eric Belousov, Russia
Galina Bunina, Russia
Yuri Gulitov, Russia
Eugeny Dobrovinsky, Russia
Elena Rymshina, Russia
Tagir Safaev, Russia
Boris Trofimov, Russia
Vladimir Zesler, Belarus

International Jury
Michael Amzalag & Mathias Augustyniak (M / M), France
Michael Anikst, UK
Petr Bankov, Russia
Shigeo Fukuda, Japan
Uwe Loesch, Germany

Golden Bee Grand Prix, Golden Bee Award Diplomas in each nomination and Special Awards

Main exhibition
The main exhibition of Golden Bee Biennale will take place in the Central House of Artists (September 1-8, 2006). The exhibition will be open every day except for Monday

Exhibition program
In September 3-8 Golden Bee Biennale will take place in the Central House of Artists parallel to Design and Polygraphy exhibition. Biennale program includes exhibition of the international jury members, one-man show of David Tartakover (Grand-Prix Winner of Golden Bee 6) from Israel and a number of accompanying exhibitions and actions in Moscow museums and galleries.

September 6th, 2004, 12AM-6PM Members of the International jury will give lectures in the auditorium of Central House of Artists.

Awards Ceremony
The awards ceremony will take place on September 7th, 2006 at 6PM in the Central House of Artists' Concert Hall.

A full-colour catalogue will be published prior to the opening of Biennale. Participants will receive 50% discount of the original price.

Post address
Russia 119049 Moscow, Krymskiy Val 10, Central House of Artists, Expo-Park Exhibition Projects Company, Office#165

All shipping and insurance costs must be paid by participants. The organizing committee will not be able to receive your works, if you estimate your mailing unit at more than $20 if sent by regular mail or $5 if sent via express mail (DHL, Federal Express etc). Please, do not estimate your works at a sum above the indicated one!

+7 (095) 238 4500, +7 (095) 238 4516, +7 (095) 238 0946
Julia Klintsova, Manager


Official site of Biennale

home   more competitions   page created December 24, 2005, last updated January 31, 2006 / this section is part of Rene Wanner's Poster Page /