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Open Call for the Legacy Award. The Definitive Edition

Open call  /  Awards   Curating   Exhibiting  /  14 Feb 2019  -  15 Mar 2019
Published: 14.02.2019
Open Call for the Legacy Award. The Definitive Edition.
Alliages
Management:
Juan Riusech
DEADLINE: 19/03/2019
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Intro
ALLIAGES organization has 2 goals: promote contemporary jewellery and educate to this art. To educate the public to contemporary jewellery, ALLIAGES started a private collection transmitted this year to the museum selected. From its creation up to now, ALLIAGES has promoted this collection and the artists which are part of it, using virtual or physical networks. To promote and recompense the jewellers, ALLIAGES created its Award for Contemporary Jewellery.
Partners
The Museum selected to receive the Legacy Collection will be the partner for this edition. The selected works will be presented in the museum during an exhibition as well as a selection of works of the first two editions. The name of the Museum will be announced after the selection.

Publications
3 paper publications will be published: a catalogue for this 3rd Edition, a global catalogue including all artists of all editions and a small brochure. Every artist selected for the award will receive a free copy.

Awards and Prizes
Jury Award: 1.000 € / highlighted spot at next ALLIAGES exhibition / Cover in 3rd edition catalog.
Alliages choice Award(s): Free spot at next ALLIAGES exhibition.

Selection & Jury
The selection will be done by Juan Riusech, contemporary art jeweller, curator and founder of ALLIAGES organization. A selection among the proposals will be done and the works selected will be presented to a Jury at the Museum exhibition.
The jury will select the winner for the main award during the Museum exhibition opening on May 18th, 2019. The jury will be composed of the winners of previous editions and professionals of the contemporary jewellery world.


Key Dates:
19th of March, 2019: Deadline to submit the application.
25th of March, 2019: The announcement of selected works.
12th of April, 2019: Selected works received at the gallery.
18th of May - October, 2019: Selected works shown at the museum.
18th of May, 2019: Award at the museum.
 

Conditions

- The competition is open to all contemporary jewellers worldwide, established professionals or students, independently of their experience or curriculum vitae.
- There are no restrictions in materials used, techniques or sizes. Jewels must be done using traditional and/or new jewellery techniques. Silversmithing and object are not eligible.
- A maximum of 2 works will be submitted by each artist. Works proposed must be a one-of-a-kind works done between 2017-19. The application will be sent only using dedicated ALLIAGES website form with all required data in the correct formats. An application fee of 10€ (Ten Euros) will be applied for each work proposed, paid via Paypal.
- Selected works will be sent by artists in an appropriate and secure packaging at his/her cost, including all possible tax or charge, in the due date.
- The works selected for the award will be acquired automatically to the private collection of ALLIAGES, this means the artist will give the work selected to the gallery for its private collection. This private collection will be transmitted this year to the museum that has been selected by ALLIAGES. Works selected for this award edition will be shown during the exhibition taken place in the Museum selected from May 18th to October 2019. During this show, a jury composed of professionals in the art and jewellery world will select the jewel awarded with the Jury award. ALLIAGES staff will choose one or several jewels which will win the ALLIAGES choice awards.
- The winners of the previous editions will not be able to be awarded in the same category.
- The artists selected will have to provide 2 high definition pictures of the jewel selected: one picture with (total) white background and one picture with the jewel worn.
- The artists selected to allow the Association ALLIAGES to reproduce any material provided in order to promote this event and for its archives/history in any form. The transfer of the reproduction right by the artist is non-exclusive, non-transferable, unlimited territory for distribution of reproductions.
- The decisions of the curator and the jury are irrevocable. If the artist does not perform steps in the due dates and/or delays, he/she may be excluded from the award and he/she can not pretend to any fee reimbursement. Any work can be excluded from the collection or the award at any moment if it does not fit to the award and collection conditions.
 
Sébastien Carré. Ring: 7th continent, 2014. Cans capsules, plastic bottle neck, nylon, silk, beads, shark tooth.. 9 x 9 x 12 cm. Photo by: Milo Lee Photograpy. From series: Water Project. Sébastien Carré
Ring: 7th continent, 2014
Cans capsules, plastic bottle neck, nylon, silk, beads, shark tooth.
9 x 9 x 12 cm
Photo by: Milo Lee Photograpy
From series: Water Project
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Yojae Lee. Brooch: Insects_ mantis, 2016. Frog’s skin, leather, sterling silver, polymer clay, oxidized, gold plated.. 25.5 x 12.5 x 48 cm. Photo by: Park Kwang choon. Yojae Lee
Brooch: Insects_ mantis, 2016
Frog’s skin, leather, sterling silver, polymer clay, oxidized, gold plated.
25.5 x 12.5 x 48 cm
Photo by: Park Kwang choon
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Gigi Mariani. Bracelet: Painting Cracks, 2017. Silver, 18kt yellow gold, niello patina.. 20 x 2.3x 1.4 cm. Gigi Mariani
Bracelet: Painting Cracks, 2017
Silver, 18kt yellow gold, niello patina.
20 x 2.3x 1.4 cm
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Claudia Steiner. Brooch: Urban Landscape, 2015. 925 silver, wooden sheet (100% cellulose), resin, pigment.. 9 x 6 cm. Claudia Steiner
Brooch: Urban Landscape, 2015
925 silver, wooden sheet (100% cellulose), resin, pigment.
9 x 6 cm
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Yiota Vogli. Necklace: Landscape, 2015. Paper, oxidized alpaca, oxidized silver.. 26 x 2 x 27 cm. Photo by: Yiota Vogli. From series: Layers of  Memory. Yiota Vogli
Necklace: Landscape, 2015
Paper, oxidized alpaca, oxidized silver.
26 x 2 x 27 cm
Photo by: Yiota Vogli
From series: Layers of Memory
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Holland Houdek. Neckpiece: Double Tracheostoma (Larynx Replacement Neckpiece), 2014. Hand-fabricated copper, Swarovski crystals (295), bead-blasted, patina.. 51 x 15 x 3 cm. Photo by: Tom Burazin. From series: Hyperbolic (Implants Series III). Holland Houdek
Neckpiece: Double Tracheostoma (Larynx Replacement Neckpiece), 2014
Hand-fabricated copper, Swarovski crystals (295), bead-blasted, patina.
51 x 15 x 3 cm
Photo by: Tom Burazin
From series: Hyperbolic (Implants Series III)
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Erato Kouloubi. Neckpiece: Birds of Hell, 2015. Tar, bronze, pigment, plastic bag, found object.. 29 x 12 x 6 cm. Photo by: Alexis Kamitsos. Erato Kouloubi
Neckpiece: Birds of Hell, 2015
Tar, bronze, pigment, plastic bag, found object.
29 x 12 x 6 cm
Photo by: Alexis Kamitsos
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Brooke Marks-Swanson. Brooch: 1341 Helmen Drive, 2015. Knit leather, 18k gold.. 7 x 12.7 x 3.8 cm. Photo by: Brooke Marks-Swanson. Brooke Marks-Swanson
Brooch: 1341 Helmen Drive, 2015
Knit leather, 18k gold.
7 x 12.7 x 3.8 cm
Photo by: Brooke Marks-Swanson
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Nicole Schuster. Necklace: Stolen Beauty, 2016. Silver oxidized, aluminium, nylon, tint, glass, steel.. 19 x 38 x 5 cm. Photo by: Nicole Schuster. Nicole Schuster
Necklace: Stolen Beauty, 2016
Silver oxidized, aluminium, nylon, tint, glass, steel.
19 x 38 x 5 cm
Photo by: Nicole Schuster
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Arata Fuchi. Brooch: Allelopathy, 2015. Silver 950, oxidized silver 950, oxidized silver powder, oxidized copper, shibuichi, oxidized shibuichi, fine gold, 18ct white gold, pearls.. 3 x 13 x 3.6 cm. Arata Fuchi
Brooch: Allelopathy, 2015
Silver 950, oxidized silver 950, oxidized silver powder, oxidized copper, shibuichi, oxidized shibuichi, fine gold, 18ct white gold, pearls.
3 x 13 x 3.6 cm
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