Project – 2013
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Moscow International Spring Festival “Women in Art of Contemporary World”.

Devoted to the Centennial of International  Women’s Day March 8

May 6 – 16/ 2013


It is a great International Spring Festival of talented women of creative professions from Russia and different countries of the world.

The aim of the Festival is to present  the valuable contribution of women not only in preserving cultural traditions but in developing new ideas, forms and content of art.

The meeting of women-artists will help them to find a direct contact to better understanding of creative tasks and common problems.


“Irida” association of women-artists of Russia, Union of artists of Russia.

International Advisor – Dr.Yuen Chee Ling, Founder and President of International Women Artists Council.

State Patrons:

Ministry of culture of Russian Federation, Russian Academy of Fine Arts, Moscow department of culture.


Big International exhibition “Woman in Art of  Contemporary World” – Central House of Artists, Moscow, on May 6-16, 2013.



Vision of a woman-artist through cultural traditions, new ideas, forms and content.


Terms and conditions of participation:

Artists of any country of the world working in any techniques and materials of any concept concerned and relevant to the theme may take part in the Festival exhibitions.


Art works:

Each artists are required to submit 4-5 art works of high quality, that reflect a concept or thoughts related to the theme. One or two art works will be confirmed for the exposition.

Individual projects, installations, performances (on line or video) are welcomed

You can mark the theme or concept you want to show.


Called documents (only by mail to:

  1. Application Form (Form A)
  2. Succinct CV (curriculum-vitae) – 10-15 lines and your individual point of view on the theme.
  3. Your photo-portrait.
  4. 4-5 photos-illustrations of your personal works which you want to submit to the exposition (1-2 will be confirmed)
  5. The video taping of  your creative  process, slide-show or special subjects of video-art will  also be welcomed
  6. Booking room (Form B)

Documents  (Form B) will be send to you, if you agree to take part in this project and want to go to Moscow/.

Art works: framing, insurance, dispatches.

All art works must be properly framed (works by paper use plexi sheet) and a strong wire attached.

Artists will have to organize insurance for the time of dispatching their works to and from Moscow.

If you arrive personally you can bring your works with you, otherwise  you can send them by post or through your friend or colleague who will come personally.

Registration fee.

Registration fee USD / EURO 100 per person (+ the bank transfer charge of your bank).

Address for transfer payment will be sent you by e-mail upon receipt of Application Form.


A full-color catalogue of the International exhibition “Woman in Art of  Contemporary World” devoted to the Centennial of International Women’s.Day March 8 will be issued.

If you wish one personal page ( 1-2 pictures of your works, your portrait , CV) to be published in the catalogue you  will have to transfer additional 100 (one hundred) USD / EURO to our account.

If not, then your name will be included in a general list of participants only.

Each artist will be allowed to obtain two copies of the catalogue.


Deadline of sending your documents and photo-pictures is January 31, 2013.

Registration fee and additional payment for the catalogue you have to transfer not later then on January 31.

Visit of participants to Moscow.

After confirmation of your participation we can send you the invitation to come to Moscow.

For traveling to Moscow, you will pay for your travel by yourself.

If you need, we can help you to find a cheaper hotel in Moscow to stay (from euro 30 per night in a room for 2 persons). If you wish to book one room, the price will be from euro 60 per night.

For booking room you have to fill in a Form “B”.

The time of staying in Moscow and festival cultural programme will be specified.

Sale of art works.

If you wish to sell your work, indicate a price: a commission of  20% of the selling price will be charged on the sale of the art work.


The organizers reserve the right to reproduce any submitted work for educational research, publication and promotional purposes.


Maria Esmont

Chairwoman of “Irida” association of women-artists of Russia

Member of the Union of Artists of Russia

Member of International Association of Art – AIAP UNESCO

Honored Worker of Arts of Moscow.


Post address:  to Maria Esmont, Prospekt Mira, 68, “Irida” association of women-artists,

129110 Moscow, Russia.

Moscow International Spring Festival “Women in Art of Contemporary World”.

Moscow International Spring Festival “Women in Art of Contemporary World”.

Moscow International Spring Festival “Women in Art of Contemporary World”.

Moscow International Spring Festival “Women in Art of Contemporary World”.