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YICCA Open Contest 12|13 – Call for Artworks

YICCA (Young International Contest of Contemporary Art) is holding it’s first international Open Contest as an additional option to it’s previous editions. All kinds of artworks are accepted, including video, installations and performances.

The contest is open to all artists or groups of artists and professionals who are at least 18 years old, from any country.

Two artists – selected though voting with Facebook Likes – will be invited to take part in the YICCA 12|13 Exhibition.

YICCA Launches Its Brand New Feature “YICCA Open Contest”

Here are some technical details that you should know before submitting:

  • For pictures:
    • Pictures are loaded automatically through the registration form on the official website.
    • Pictures can be uploaded with formats: jpg,jpeg or gif.
    • The system provides automatic resizing of pictures for presentation in the preview pages and a downsizing to the maximum size of 600 pixels with 72 dpi resolution for viewing in-depth article. Pictures with lower resolution and/or format will be presented without downsizing.
  • For videos:
    • It is required to upload a (still) video frame for preview in formats: jpg,jpeg or gif.
    • The video has to be uploaded on vimeo.com
    • The system provides automatic resizing of frame for presentation in the preview pages.
    • Videos can be uploaded in formats: asf, asx, avi, divx, dv, dvx, m4v, mov, mp4, mpeg, mpg or wmv.
    • Published videos will have automatic resolution format of 640 x 360 px.

As for the winning artists, lodging of the selected artists during the opening night in the city of the exhibition will be on Moho Association’s expenses.

Please visit the official website for further details.