Published: 30 December 2016
Last Updated: 30 December 2016
The 21st Edition Of The International Competition Fax For Peace, Fax For Tolerance/ Italy,2017
Fax for Peace, Fax For Tolerance and solidarity among people
International Competition of faxes, e-mail and net video about solidarty among people sent
by students and artists 27 November 2016 28 February 2017
from Sunday November 27th 2016, 8:00am
to Sunday February 28th 2017, 12:00p.m.
Sunday November 27th 2016, 4:00 p.m.
Institute of Secondary Education II Tagliamento via degli Alpini, 1 - Spilimbergo (Pn) Italy
from 27th November 2016 to 31th March 2017
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday:
from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.
Jury for the First Selection of Works
Renzo FRANCESCONI, Mayer of Spilimbergo
Alberto CARLO VARNIER, Former student representative
Angelo BERTANI, Art critic
Andrea Del FAVERO, Ethnomusicologist
Donato GUERRA, President of the cultural association 'Il Circolo'
Lucia D'ANDREA, Headmaster of the Technical and Proffessional Schools of Spilimbergo
Nane ZAVAGNO, Artist
Krzysztof ZANUSSI, director (Poland)
Leonardo Guerra SERAGNOLI, director (Italy)
Chiara Caselli, actress (Italy)
Philippe DAVERIO, art historian (Italy)
with the support of:
Woman International League for Peace and Freedom (Italy)
the Regional Education office for Friuli Venezia Giulia- General Headoffice the local associations of the National Coordination office for Peace
UNICEF - Pordenone
Spilimbergo Local Authorites
It is open to studens of all grades and types schools and to professional artists from all over the world. They are required to submit one or more works developing the themes of peace, tollerance, fight against any form of racism and of defense of human rights.
Each competitor may take part in two ways:
1- Fax (number fax +39 0427 40898) or e-mail, JPG format max 1,5 Mb
Works from each competitor (individual artist, student or class) will be accepted starting from Sunday November 27th 2016, 8:00 a.m. until Sunday February 28th 2017, 12:00p.m.
On each it is necessary to indicate full name, name of school and grade/class (if students), telephone and fax number and / or e-mail address, city, country. The works will be exhibited as they are received in an "in progress" exhibition which will open on Sunday 27th November, 2016 at 4.00 p.m. at the Istituto Superiore di Spilimbergo - Il Tagliamento (via degli Alpini, 1 - Spilimbergo, Pordenone, ITALY).
Students will also have to specify school address and class attended. Competitors implicitly authorize the school to reproduce and use their works in the catalogue and with different media for no-profit activities. The organization cannot be held responsible
in case of theft, damage or loss of the works. Works will not be returned or retransmitted to their authors. The exhibition will close on March 31th, 2017. A catalogue will be printed reproducing a wide selection of the works received and present in the catalogue which later will be sent to competitiors free of charge, previous formal request.
The jury of experts incommunication, art critics and representatives of the school world will select 6 works among those received within the expiry date, according to their development of proposed themes and their effectiveness.
The following six prizes, will be awarded according to categories:
- best work - Kindergarten and Primary Schools: € 300.00
- best work - Low Secondary High Schools: € 300.00
- best work - Secondary High Schools: € 300.00
- best work - Video or cartoon: € 300.00
- best work - Artists: € 300.00
- special best work awarded to a satirical or humorous drawing inviting consideration upon human and civil themes dealing with the initiative: € 500.00
Istituto d'istruzione superiore di Spilimbergo Il Tagliamento
via degli Alpini, 1 - 33097 spilimbergo (Pordenone) Italia
tel: +39 (0) 427 40392
fax: +39 (0) 427 40898