The official web site has not yet been updated and shows the call for entries for the last triennial in 2007.
11. International Triennial of the Political Poster Show
Rue des Soeurs Noires, 4a
7000 Mons- BELGIQUE
Tel : 00.32(0) 65 39.98.00 - Fax : 00.32(0) 65 39.98.09
The Triennial of the Political Poster aims at comparing the best
political poster designers from all countries with a view to encouraging
a means of expression which is also a weapon or a testimony.
Date and place
The eleventh International Triennial of the Political Poster show
will be presented from Decembre 2010 to April 2011
at the Mundaneum, rue de Nimy, 76 in Mons.
- Poster designers whose works illustrate political events,
social struggles or any social facts and who are prepared to
ahirip by triple rule'; may take part in the tenth Triennial,
Posters concerning political pictures or theatre are also accepted.
Each artist is requested to enclose a short biography with
his sending and each poster will obligatory include a small text
explaining the creation context and its political impact.
- Each artist is authorized to present as many posters he wants,
provided they have been designed after the 1st of October 2007.
- The selection of the posters will be made by a selection
committee made up of artists, graphic artists, critics
and social movement leaders. The jury will start
working in February 2010.
- Each contestant covers the insurance and has to make
sure that the posters reach us in excellent condition
latest on the 1st of December 2009.
Posters must be carefully packed and the organizers
can't be held responsible for damages resulting from transport.
Transport charges incur to poster designers
or to sponsoring organizations.
Posters should have no frameworks.
Posters will become the property of the organizers
and will enrich the collection of the organizers.
The artists commit to supplying a second exemplary
- The organizers are entitled to reproduce the participating
posters in catalogues, promotional publications as well as on
internet including our websites (Ie manege.mons or the R.E.A.G.A)
and also to show them in exhibitions or non-profit-making
events aiming at advertising the Triennial, showing each time
respect for the author's intellectual copyright. Therefore,
the copyright belongs to the organizers as soon
as they receive the poster.
The rewarded posters as well as additional selected works
will be reproduced in the catalogue of the Triennial.
- Each contestant must send the attached participation
form duly filled in with his poster:
Name of the artist, first name, address, postal code, town,
country and French, English or German translation
of the poster text.
The organizers advise not to stick anything on the back of the
posters but to number them with a pencil according to the list
written on the form.
- The organizers reserve the right to withdraw the posters
which would not abide by the provisions of these rules.
- Each contestant acknowledges to have taken
notice from the present regulations.
ONE FIRST PRIZE OF AN AMOUNT OF 3,720 €
by the Communaute Francaise de Belgique.
THREE OTHER PRIZES WILL BE OFFERED
respectively by the Region Wallone, the Province de Hainaut
and the Ville de Mons.
The works rewarded with a prize will remain
the property of the manege.mons.
The prizes will be proclaimed and distributed
at the opening of this llth Triennial.
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Text of the poster