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Preziosa Young Design Competition 2010

Award  /  21 May 2010  -  06 Jun 2010
Published: 12.04.2010
Erin Keys. Piece: Between the Lines, 2009. Mixed media. Erin Keys
Piece: Between the Lines, 2009
Mixed media
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Intro
This year the exhibition will be at the city of Florence. The selection of the 111 participants was handled by an international jury - have a look at the selected works of the fresh newcomers. You are kindly invited to the opening on May 21st. To take part to the artists’ conferences on May 22nd, interested people must register online, because places are limited.
Le Arti Orafe is glad to announces PREZIOSA YOUNG 2010. The third edition of this important exhibition of young goldsmith/artists selected for their individual research and for the originality of their creations will presented in Firenze, as a “collateral” exhibition to the fifth edition of PREZIOSA 2010The aims of PREZIOSA YOUNG is to contribute to the diffusion of what is new in the research jewellery, what the new generation of goldsmiths/designers/artists have “boiling in the pot”…

The exhibition opens on May 21st. To take part to the artists’ conferences on May 22nd, the day after the opening, interested people must register on-line, because places are limited.

Conditions

The deadline for application has passed for 2010

The exhibition does not have a predetermined theme but the works put forward must be outstanding in terms of research into form and technique and display continuity and coherence in that research. The items of jewellery may be created in any material and the designers and artists involved must attach a personal statement to the application form.

Participants
Worldwide goldsmiths, designers, artists, may submit their candidature, provided that they are not older than 35 years at the end of 2010. The application must arrive by regular mail on 28th February 2010, at latest.

Candidates must send to the school’s address a CD with:
- Application form
- Five images of their works
- Detailed description of the pieces (material, technique, size……)

IMAGES
Each image must be send in two format:
at 300 DPI resolution, in “TIF” format
and at 150 DPI, in “JPG” format 
Image’s size: cm 20x15 at least

Selection of participants
The jury will announce the results of the selection by end of March 2010.
Selected artists will send their jewels, following the instructions they will receive.
Each participant must present 5 pieces for the exhibition.

Address for application:
LAO Srl
Via dei Serragli 104
I - 50124 Firenze
Tel. +39 055 22 80 131
Fax +39 055 22 80 163

Please mark “PYoung” on your envelope.
Applications could also be send in advance by at gio@artiorafe.it (please, small size images), and then by post.
NOTE: The shipping costs for the selected pieces must be paid by the submitter. It is up to you to decide whether to insure and/or send your entry by registered mail.
For entries from non-EU countries We will not accept any shipments for the receipt or return of which customs, taxes or other charges must be paid. To send entries customs-free from non-EU countries, please use a Carnet A.T.A., which you can obtain from the Chamber of Commerce in your country. Please note that it may take some time for the Chamber of Commerce to issue this Carnet A.T.A.
All the pieces will be insured by the organization during the stay in Italy.

For further information please contact
Giò Carbone gio@artiorafe.it 
tel +39 335 62 62 183
 
Eve Cheryl. Piece: Connecting, 2009. Mixed media. Eve Cheryl
Piece: Connecting, 2009
Mixed media
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Monica Haneckova. Object: Untitled, 2009. Mixed media. Monica Haneckova
Object: Untitled, 2009
Mixed media
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Sachiko Shouji. Bangle: Untitled, 2009. Mixed media. Sachiko Shouji
Bangle: Untitled, 2009
Mixed media
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Yoshie Edna. Ring: Untitled, 2009. Mixed media. Yoshie Edna
Ring: Untitled, 2009
Mixed media
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Sooyeon Kim. Piece: Untitled, 2009. Mixed media. Sooyeon Kim
Piece: Untitled, 2009
Mixed media
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Adam Grinovich. Necklace: Untitled, 2009. Mixed media. Adam Grinovich
Necklace: Untitled, 2009
Mixed media
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Melissa Cameron. Piece: Red Tin Set, 2009. Mixed media. Melissa Cameron
Piece: Red Tin Set, 2009
Mixed media
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