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"Fourth Block" The 7th International Triennale of Eco Posters
Kharkov, Ukraine, April 26 - May 3, 2009


Please see the original web site for more information. Application forms can be downloaded here (300 kb pdf).

International Judges
Majid Abbasi (Iran)
Alex Jordan (France)
Luba Lukova (USA)
Niklaus Troxler (Switzerland)
Volodimir Chayka (Russia)
Sergij Mishakin (Ukraine)

Selection Committee
Vladimir Lesnyak (Ukraine)
Iliya Pavlov (Ukraine)
Mariya Norazyan (Ukraine)
Marcell Benchik (Slovakia)
Nikolay Shtok (Russia)

Nominations
1. Eco poster Posters of all genres, with the environmental theme. No more then 5 posters or two separate series per author or per team. No special format or printing technique is required.
2. Social eco project Video, Animation, Installations, Commercials, or any other designer projects with an ecological theme.
3. Eco-culture Museum, exhibition, theatre, concert, festival or club posters and playbills of any kind, having ecological connotations.

Works should be dated 2006 2009

Participation terms
The competition accepts works from the individual authors, as well as from teams of artists and designers. Entry Form and Entry Labels must be filled out using capital letters, and attached to the work being submitted. Entry Label should be attached to the backside of each item being submitted, in the bottom right hand corner, using adhesive tape (please, no glue!). Please, make copies of Entry Label, if nesessary, for each additional entry. In order to be published in the 4th block catalogue, each entry should be accompanied by computer versions on CD (EPS, TIFF, 300 dpi, 30 cm on the larger side, CMYK + fonts). Names of contestants, selected to participate in the triennial will be listed on the 4th block website.

The submitted materials will not be returned

All works submitted to the competition, including CD/DVD volumes, will stay with the 4th block executive committee, and, following the exhibition, will become a part of a permanent collection of the 4th block Museum. Executive committee reserves the right to publish submitted materials in triennial-related periodicals, such as catalogues, booklets, designer albums, magazine articles, etc.

Triennial participation is free of charge

Entry submission deadline February 1, 2009

Awards
Grand Prix
Diplomas and special awards in each nomination

International eco-poster exhibition and accompanying actions will take place at Kharkov "Radmir Expo-Hall" Convention Center and Kharkov State Academy of Arts and Design, as well as in various exhibition halls and galleries of Kharkov from April 26th till May 3rd, 2009

Opening of triennale will take place on April 26th at 4:00 pm at Kharkov "Radmir Expo-Hall" Convention Center

Awards ceremony
The awards ceremony will take place at Kharkov Convention Center "Radmir Expo- Hall" on April 27th, 2009 at 5:00 PM.

Workshops
Members of international jury will have open workshops in the conference room of Kharkov Convention Center "Radmir Expo-Hall" on April 25th, between 10:00 AM and 5:00 PM.

Anti-AIDS Ukraine As part of the International Triennial the 4th block, there will be held a 3. International Competition anti-AIDS Ukraine. Additional information can be found at www.chervona_strichka.ic.kharkov.ua and www.antiaids.net.

Catalogue
Following the exhibition, an illustrated catalogue will be published, accompanied by a CD. Participants of the Triennial will have a 50 percent discount on this publication. as part of the triennial, those participants, who will make preliminary requests, will enjoy a trip to crimea (Cape of Tarhankut, "Sunny Valley" resort) from 28th to the 30st of April. The expedition will include such evens as authors' presentations, master classes, recreational pastime and friendly mingling on the coast of the wonderful Black sea.

Postal address
Oleg Veklenko
32/186-29
prosp. 50-letiya VLKSM
Kharkov 61153
Ukraine

Attention to the international participants!
Please, send your work using only regular mail. According to the Ukrainian law, no package to a private citizen is subject to the postal and delivery charges, as log as its estimated value is under $20. Please, do not send the packages via express mail (DHL, American Express etc), since packages containing documents only (posters are NOT considered documents) are exempted from the otherwise required customs charges, if the package is send using these postal services. Executive committee will not be able to afford those charges, collected upon delivery, if the express mail services are used.

Contact Information
Tel/Fax: +38-057-706-4823
Cell: +38-050-207-2243
E-mail: association4block@gmail.com
association@4block.org
Web: www.4block.org

Please make your colleagues aware of the participation terms!


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