Call for artists/ International Exhibition of Mail Art
Theme: I love Brazilian CultureTheme: I love Brazilian Culture As part of the 3rd Biennale des Arts Brésiliens of Brussels, we are conducting a mail art project on the theme: I love Brazilian Culture.
All artists, residents in Brazil and the world, Brazilian or not, are invited to send mail art on any aspect of the Brazilian culture for the exhibition at the Maison des Cultures de Saint Gilles in Brussels, Belgium. Partners: of the Biennial:, Culture of St Gilles, Brazilian Embassy, Brazilian Ministery of Forein Office, COCOF_ French Community Commision, Smart Asbl,
Send your work about all aspects of Brazilian culture : dance, cults, music, football, martial arts, food, tourism, native and afro brazilian culture, nature, popular art, cinema, people diversity, language, music, cities, forests, animals, carnival, landscapes, literature, cinema, danses like Maracatu, frevo, maculelê,capoeira,caboclinhos, jongo, coco de zambê, carnival, samba, bumba-meu-boi, tambor de crioula, tambor de mina, dance of the Kongo, Moçambique, candomblé, macumba, cacuriá, lundu, carimbó, frevo, coco de roda,ciranda,frevo, samba, , cachaça, legends, stories, myths, personages, heroes, quilombos, musical instruments, popular toys, ceramics, antropofágic movement, at last everything that can be illustrated and to represent our diversity and creativity. (see: google.br)Size: Postcards 10 x 15 cm - maximum 3 postcards per artist
NO RETURN – NO SELECTION – NO JURY (erotic images, violent, racist or insulting works will not be included in the show)
Technique: collage, draw, painting…
Exhibition: at the Maison des Cultures de Saint Gilles, in Brussels, 29 Septembre to 23 octoer 2011, as part of the 3rd Biennial des Arts Brésiliens de Bruxelles. I also plan on having a mail art show around Brazil in 2014 (world cup of football) and 2106 (Olympics) - Date 29 septembre to 23 ocotbre 2011
Documentation: All works will be posted on the blog:http://bbraziliancultureexhibition.blogspot.com
all works must be sent by post
Please provide your name, surname, nationality and e-mail address.
Deadline to be received for the 3th Biennial: September 15, 2011
Sponsors of the Biennial:, Culture of St Gilles, Brazilian Embassy, Brazilian Ministery of Forein Office, COCOF_ French Community Commision, Smart Asbl,
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