Illustration

festival

2017

22—28/9

hybernská 4, Praha 1

 

 

INFO

 

Have a peak into the illustrators’ imagination at the 4th edition of LUSTR Festival!

 

LUSTR is a festival of contemporary original illustration and the largest illustration exhibition in the Czech Republic - a meeting point for professionals as well as amateurs to inspire each other and present their work together to over 2000 visitors.

 

LUSTR isn’t just pictures on the walls – it is diverse installations by 40 selected artists, as well as workshops, talks/lectures, educational activities, music and drinks. The festival is a unique chance for the artists to meet each other, and share their experiences and skills in a fun environment.

 

Long gone are the times when illustrations belonged only in books. Today, we see them everywhere – mass media, online and offline marketing communication, product design, and it is this diversity in contemporary illustration that LUSTR wants to celebrate. The only restriction we impose on the artists is that the work they present at the festival is their own work and is not burdened by commercial commissions.

 

 

SAVE THE DATE:

22 to 28 September 2017 in a new venue in the centre of Prague – on Hybernská 4.

 

This year already sees the fourth edition of the LUSTR Festival. It is organized by Czech illustrators and PageFive publishing house and book shop. Page Five was awarded the Czech Grand Design Prize 2016 in the Shop of the Year category. This edition is also supported by the Faculty of Arts, Charles University.

 

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OPEN CALL LUSTR 2017

 

Sign up for LUSTR 2017 and take part in the largest illustration show in the Czech Republic!

We welcome all professional and amateur illustrators.

The OPEN CALL is open until the 1st of June 2017.

 

OPEN CALL EXTENDED TILL 25 of June 2017!

 

FILL IN THE FORM HERE:

 

Registration and participation at LUSTR is entirely free.

Prepare a portfolio (websites or Facebook pages are accepted), three sample works in print quailty and a concept for your exhibition. We welcome proposals for spatial installations, projections, animations, 3D objects. No need to hold back!

LUSTR is focused on original illustration, so please send your original work, not commercial commissions.

 

 

 

 

 

HOW IT WORKS

 

A jury chosen from the ranks of Czech Illustrators and Page Five will choose approximately 40 illustrators, who will be notified by email on the 10th of July at the latest. Participation at the festival and advertising is entirely free, no fees will be collected. The costs of the presentations are up to the artists themselves.

 

Every illustrator will receive a space chosen based on the spatial dispositions and the concept, with which they can then work however they want.

 

If you have any questions or you’re having problems registering, please contact us on opencall@lustrfestival.cz

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Festival organisers:

PageFive & Czech Illustrators

Press contact:

774 262 553

605 969 093

info@lustrfestival.cz

www.lustrfestival.cz

Partners:

Faculty of Arts, Charles University

Prague City Hall

Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic

Illustration:

Patrik Antczak

 

© 2017 LUSTR Festival