Thursday, October 29, 2015

Call to artists 2017-18: Miniprint exhibition international + mixed media, Enter into Art, Germany

The intercultural art installation and presentation of small pictures (format max. 14 x 14 cm), with the guiding theme “Fascination of World Art and Color”, takes place annually in Germany. Along with the main exhibition in Cologne, there will be traveling exhibitions and Prelude events, as well as a German Online Show. In addition pictures will be displayed on our English websites (Archive). A unique art book (catalog) illustrating the events and all exhibited artworks in full color will be printed about the entire exhibition period. There are 20 awards and up to 50 nominated finalists.

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4th 'Enter into Art' International Installations 2017 / 2018


Deadlines for the exhibition period?

Early bird: June 6, 2017
    First bonus deadline: August 15, 2017
      Second bonus deadline: November 10, 2017
        Main deadline: January 31, 2018

          After you have been invited, we guarantee your participation!

          Exhibitions 2018 + Bonus 2017

          Bad Breisig - Bonus 1 (August 19 – August 30, 2017) – Prelude exhibition
          Bonn-Königswinter - Bonus 2 (Nov. 12 – Dec. 3, 2017) - Prelude exhibition
          Cologne – Cultural Center Cologne-Mülheim (March 3 – March 14, 2018)
          Weißenthurm – Town Hall Foyer (April 3 – April 26, 2018)
          Kobern-Gondorf - Town Hall Foyer (May 3 - May 17, 2018)

          German online show + German ArchiveEnglish Archive + PR blogs, videos ect.

          For detailed information please see the menu points EXHIBITIONS, AIMS AND TASKS and FAQ! Included is also the free of charge return of artworks and a designed companion ART BOOK (catalog)The events are for invited artists only, but you can apply to participate: Interested?

          Interested artists can apply to participate in the ‘Enter into Art’ events. Please contact us first and apply for the necessary application requirements and conditions. We will then send you detailed information and an invitation. We also look forward to recommendations and suggestions of professional artists. 
          •  Examples (see also the pictures in the ARCHIVE / top menu)
          The exhibitions will be documented in an artistically designed accompanying artbook. This book is designed in accordance with our color concept and accompanied by short lyrical poetry (haiku). So, this is not just an exhibition catalog, it is an entertaining gift book that grabs the readers’ attention.

          Talk about Art

          The ‘Enter into Art’ exhibitions have captivating art installations in each exhibition space, with gallery evenings. In addition, exhibition visitors receive a guide to mindful looking and reflecting on art

          With the important motto, "Talk about art", we help you to build contacts and present your work in Germany. Our events are full of art enjoyment, relaxation and insightful talks, which capture the attention of our participants. As such, we attract the right type of people.

          We make the most of your public appearances by talking about your pictures in a language that anyone can understand. Thus, we do not keep your art a mystery - we give the audience some idea of what it offers them. With no art jargon, we incorporate them into your work. Please see also the menu point "REWARDS".

          Art Installation and Presentation

          We are fellow artists but also service providers for public relations and art promotion. 

          Our services include:

          • All exhibitions (main exhibition and traveling exhibitions). The exhibition period lasts about 8 - 10 weeks, with gallery evenings, guided tours and promotional services at attractive tourist spots.
          • The organization and artistic design of the installations, according to our comprehensive and diverse PR concept. Please see AIMS AND TASKS.
          • Free of charge return of artworks and a designed companion art book (catalog) about the exhibition including the pictures that are shown, as well as the names of the artists + jury members (the winning images 1 - 4 in original size and 16 other awards that are displayed in a special way.)
          • Copies of the artbook, which are distributed in the regions of the exhibitions free of charge. (The catalogue is an art and gift book for relaxation with art and colors.)
          • Web relations: Publication of the names of the artists/country, pictures on the internet (German and English Archivs).
          • The set up of an Online show in German - also in conjunction with the award ceremony and solo exhibitions in our comprising German blog journal. The blog journal has a matching relaxing and cultural feel.
          • Mediation of contacts with buyers and other interested parties (without commission).
          • Bonus offers with additional exhibitions, videos and Facebook promotion.
          • In our Atelier corner, all additional images can be viewed in folders. (We will show a second picture by each artist in showcases, if possible.
          • There are 20 awards (12 Excellence Prizes, which are decided by international jurors). Additionally, you can be awarded an honorable mention. Up to 50 - 100 finalists will be nominated by a first international juror.
          • Rewards for all winners in the manner of PR publications on the Internet and cover pictures of the art book.
          • Solo shows for the first three winners and blog posts about the solo exhibitions.
          • Certification for the award winners and also for the jury members.

            Miniprints and small pictures in any subject and art style that you want

            • With respect to content, the general topic of the art installation is completely up to you. This means that you can choose any subject and art style that you want.
            • Artworks can only be on paper; all pictures must be flat. No frames, no mounts (no passepartout).
            • Painting, collage, drawing, watercolor and mixed media.
            • Original print (any traditional or contemporary graphic process, including computer generated prints) and monotype, art photography, exlibris.

                Our focus is on the international arts funding of miniprint and mixed media

                The call is exclusively addressed to foreign artists! The idea behind the ‘Enter into Art’ concept is to consciously draw attention to the artwork. The events will take place annually.

                Through our artistic exhibitions and presentation concepts, we examine the captivating and relaxing viewing of a smaller work of art. The exhibition visitors immerse themselves in the international landscape and enjoy the individual art images. They can discover and enjoy very specific colors, shapes, textures, lines and content. The magic of our installations is in the combination of colors and art, poetry, music and sound, as well as the intercultural fascination.

                We can only respond to requests that include a complete address and identify a professional artist person. Please contact us via the email address on our website: