Icelandic Art Center
Icelandic Art Center
26. 06 2014
Open call SKULPTURE – RBS

The Royal British Society of Sculptors is delighted to announce that applications are now open for SKULPTUR.

This opportunity will comprise work selected by open call and by invitation of both emerging and established artists who are citizens of, living or working in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden and have not had a substantial exhibition in London before.  At least one artist from each country will be selected. It is a unique opportunity for Nordic artists to exhibit at the RBS galleries in South Kensington, London and outdoor works at a prominent outdoor site in central London from mid February – mid May 2015. For more information and to apply please visit http://rbs.org.uk/nordic

SKULPTUR is an exhibition of contemporary Nordic three-dimensional practice in London, which will include video, performance, installation, sound, light and object-based works. The artists will be selected by a jury of artists and curators who have links with the Nordic countries. The exhibition will be accompanied by a publication on contemporary Nordic practice with contributions from practitioners, art historians and critics.

For more information on the exhibition space, please click here.

 

RULES

The exhibition opportunity is operated by the Royal British Society of Sculptors (“RBS”), 108 Old Brompton Road, London, SW7 3RA, England.

 

The exhibition is open to any artist from, living or working in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway or Sweden.  The artist must work in 3 dimensions in any media (including video, performance, installation, sound and light) and must not have had a substantial exhibition in London before the closing date of the application. Employees (and their families) of RBS and anyone connected with the award are not eligible to apply.

 

All will be required to complete an applicant form. There will be at least one artist from each of the 5 countries and an estimated total of no more than 14 artists exhibiting.

 

The deadline for this opportunity is 11 August 2014, midnight, and the selected artists will be announced in September 2014. The exhibition will run from February to May 2015 at the Royal British Society of Sculptors.

 

 more info on Rules of the open call here 

 

ABOUT RBS:

The Royal British Society of Sculptors is an independent artist led organisation which is the oldest and largest organisation dedicated to sculpture in the UK.  It is committed to engaging, inspiring and informing all about contemporary three dimensional art through its exciting and varied programme of awards, residencies, exhibitions and its educational programme.  Established in 1905, we are a membership society of 500 + professional sculptors and are a registered charity, with our HQ at 108 Old Brompton Road, London.

www.rbs.org.uk