Call for Submissions

Call for Artists: the International Exhibition “Drawing Now 2023”

CICA Museum

CICA Museum


Apr 10, 2023


Mar 17, 2023

CICA Museum invites artists worldwide to participate in the International Exhibition, “Drawing Now 2023.” We are open to digital drawings, animated/moving drawings, video documentation of drawing performance, interactive drawings, drawings on paper and mixed media, physical prints, and 3 dimensional drawings.

*Deadline: April 10, 2023

*The categories include:
-2D Digital Drawings
-Animated/Moving Drawings/Documentations of Drawing Performances
-Drawings on Paper and Mixed Media/Physical Prints/3 Dimensional Drawings (Physical Works)

-2D Digital Drawings
Selected works will be printed on A3 (297 x 420 mm) foam poster board, and installed by our curators & assistants. If requested by the artist, works can be printed and framed in different sizes. Additional fees may apply. If a special printing process is required, the artist may print and frame the works, and ship them to us. Please refer to the “physical works” guidelines below.

-Animated/Moving Drawings/Documentations of Drawing Performances
We will provide projectors and DVD/DIVX players for the show. Multiple single-channel works will be screened through a projector. If the work is required to be screened through a projector exclusively, or more than two projectors/monitors are needed, please indicate the special requirements in the submission email. Additional fees may apply.

-Drawings on Paper and Mixed Media/Physical Prints/3 Dimensional Drawings (Physical Works)
The artist is responsible for the shipment and delivery of his/her physical work to and from CICA Museum, as well as all related expenses. The two-dimensional work should be no larger than 39 inch (1 m) on the longest side, and the installation piece should be no larger than 39x39x79 inches (1 x 1 x 2 m, w x l x h). The work that needs to be mounted on the wall should not exceed 10 kg. Please indicate in the submission email if you are interested in exhibiting works exceeding the size/weight limit.

*Exhibition Dates: November 22 – December 10, 2023

***The dates are subject to change.
If the work is selected, the artist will be required to pay the show processing & maintenance fee: $70 (USD) per work.

Application Instructions

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