Painting Award TAT VILÀ 2018


PARTICIPANTS I All artists over the age of 18 will be able to participate
THEME I The subject is free
TECHNIQUE I Any of the pictorial techniques and supports in which the current art is expressed can be used.
DIMENSIONS AND TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS I The sum of the measure of the two sides of the painting shall not exceed the 240cm, nor be Less than 140 inch. If the work is framed, the framework may not exceed the cm of width. Under no circumstances will glass-framed works be accepted.
SUBMISSION OF THE WORKS I For viewing and for possible selection of works by the jury, participants will have to register on the website, from June 1 to 30, 2018, where they will have to fill out a data form, which includes:
  • ·Technical sheet of the work
  • ·Brief memory of this
  • ·Artist's curriculum
  • ·Images of the work with a resolution of 300 PPD., in TIFF or JPEG format and a maximum measurement of 10 MB
For any questions about the registration process, please contact the Mail [email protected]
SELECTION OF THE FINALIST WORKS I Among the proposals received, the jury shall make a selection which will be exhibited in the Traç school room from 1 to 14 October 2018, and among which the winning work will be chosen.
DELIVERY OF THE WORKS AND TRANSPORT I Traç will contact the authors finalists through an email, during the month of July. The works will have to be presented:
  • Place: Traç. Plastic Expression Center (Calle Palestes, Num. 3. Barcelona)
  • Delivery Date: between 10 and 21 September 
  • Reception hours: From Monday to Friday from 9 to 13h and 16 to 20h 
It will be essential condition that the works are original and have not been presented in another contest before. Traç is not responsible for transportation costs; Both the referral and the return, which will always be in charge of the artist, as well as the damage that may be caused in the transfer of the works. Traç It will ensure the good conservation of the works presented and is not responsible for any damage that may occur. 
RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS I The finalist works that are not awarded or that are not acquired, will have to be collected at the Traç school between 15 and 31 October 2018, from Monday to Friday from 9 to 13h and 16 to 20h the works that are not collected at this time, they will be free of Traç, without that they become part of their fund.
Works that do not comply with the conditions or that do not appear in the established dates will not be admitted. The participation in the prizes implies the acceptance of these bases and the conformity with the decision of the respective jurors.
PRIZE I The winning work is endowed with 2000 € and will become the property of the Traç, forming part of its fund to be exhibited in any of the spaces of the school. The winner of the painting prize Tat Vilà will perform an exhibition at the Centre Pere Pruna (Barcelona) within a maximum period of one year from the date of the award ceremony. At any time the jury will be able to declare the prize desert. The prize is subject to the tax withholding established by the current legislation. The winner gives to the Traç the rights of image, communication, publication and reproduction of the prized work in any support. On Saturday October 6th at the inauguration of the exhibition will be awarded the prize 10
JURY I CARME ESPINET, gallery owner / MERCÈ FIGUERAS, director of the Traç Center for Plastic expression / ASSUMPCIÓ MATEU, visual artist and Doctor of Fine Arts / ÀLEX NOGUÉ, visual artist and professor of painting at the Faculty of Fine Arts of Barcelona / MIQUEL planas, Artist and professor of sculpture at the Faculty of Fine Arts in Barcelona / MANUEL RUIZ ORTEGA, artist and painter, professor of drawing of the Faculty of Fine Arts in Barcelona.