The EUROPEAN BIENNIALof CONTEMPORARY ARTS – EBCA 2020
will take place at the Galerie Daniel Vignal (existing according to the1901 law concerning non profit organizations)
8 Place du Maquis – 81330 Vabre – FRANCE
from May 1st till June 30th 2020
APPLICATION: Between 1st September 2019 and 28th February 2020 any professionnal or amateur artist aged 18 or above on 1st January 2020 and living in the European Union & Switzerland, Great Britain (Brexit or
no Brexit), Norway and Iceland may apply by filling the form below, paying the € 20,00 membership fee for the year 2020 and sending a JPEG photography file (identified with your email address only) of an original and unique work of art (free theme and medium) on paper, linen or light plywood measuring 30 X 40 cm with a 2 cm margin on the 4 sides to allow the exhibition framing.
PRE-SELECTION: At the beginning of March 2020, 15 works of art will be selected by a jury made up by the members of the Board of Administrators of the Galerie. The artists will be personally required to send their selected works to the Galerie before 15th March 2020 by secure and registered mail and these will be framed by the Galerie and shown (but not insured) in May and June 2020.
Their sale prices will be determined jointly by the artist and the Galerie. The usual commission of 10 % will be kept by the Galerie when sold. In case they are not, they will be sent back to their owners in July 2020 at the
EBCA GRAND PRIX : By the end of March the jury now presided by a French artist of international fame will select the Grand Prix (first prize). The Galerie will purchase the winning work of art for the sum of € 500,00. The
Grand Prix artist will be offered to have a personal show at the Galerie in May and June 2021.The Grand Prix will be awarded during an official ceremony that will take place on 24th June 2020.The laureate will be present. His or her surface travel expenses and 2 day-accommodation with full board will be provided by the Galerie.
EBCA PUBLIC PRIZE: During the The European Biennial of Contemporary Arts – EBCA 2020 Exhibition, the public will be asked to vote for their best choice. The winning work of art will be purchased by the Galerie for the
sum of € 200,00.
APPLICATION FORM (this may be copied):
Surname, first name & pseudonym if any
Date and place of birth
Title and type of work presented:
The 2020 association membership fee to be paid by
– FRENCH CHEQUE ONLY payable to Galerie Daniel Vignal sent by post to the Galerie
– SEPA (banks inside the European Union) bank transfer:
IBAN: FR69 2004 1010 1615 4093 2T03 759
BIC: PSSTFRPPTOU (mention the reference EBCA 2020)
- PAYPAL payment to firstname.lastname@example.org – mention the reference EBCA 2020
- Western Union payment to Daniel Vignal – 8 Place du Maquis 81330 Vabre – FRANCE (mention the reference EBCA 2020)
Please note that the French law prohibits sending cash by post. Means of payment involving expenses for the Galerie will be refused and the registration considered as incomplete.
Your application will be complete when the Galerie is in possession of this form, the membership fee and the JPEG photography file.
Applicants will abide by these simple rules.