How to submit

The biennial is open to engravers of all nationalities (must be aged over 18).

All techniques, traditionnal or experimental (including digital) are accepted. Works have to be subsequent to 2012.

Each engraver will submit 2 to 5 works (of a maximum paper format of 60cm x 80cm). They will be selected in June 2016 by a jury composed of members of the association “Art et Estampe”, of the museum and of the town of Gravelines.

Submissions can be made by post or online (see “registration” section).

Taking part

The artists, whether selected or not will be informed by post or by E-mail in July 2016.

Each selected artist will send unframed works (the museum will see to frames in order to insure a unity) in a strong and well sealed packaging reusable to return works at the end of the event.

Works will have to be sent or deposited between 1st and 30th september at :

“Musée du dessin et de l’estampe originale de Gravelines”
arsenal. BP 209
59820 Gravelines

The transport fee both ways is payable by the artist. Caution : any customs fee will be charged.

Prints will have to be identical to those presented in the selection folder. If not, they will not be displayed.

On the back of each print will be written : Surname and first name of the artist, title, year, format of paper in cm and way up.

No hanging fee will be charged.