Exhibition «Dolls Podium»
DOLLS PODIUM consists of the following projects:
• Exhibition of dolls and Teddy.
• Competition “Doll Queen” and “Teddy King”
• Presentations of puppet projects
• Presentation of the works of Natalia Zaikovskaya, who received the Grand Prix of the II competition “Puppet Queen”.
Procedure of participation:
For pre-selection the authors have to send photos of dolls and a completed questionnaire on firstname.lastname@example.org. Works for pre-selection are accepted from November 20, 2019 to February 17, 2020
The Jury will decide on the exhibiting of the doll within 5 working days.
One author may submit 5 works to the jury. From one author can take a maximum of two works. It is necessary to attach a full-length photo of the doll to the questionnaire, in addition, a photo of details: head, arms, legs, clothes.
After confirming your participation, the doll that has passed the selection will be shown in the contest Doll Queen to visitors and the jury. The days of the transfer of dolls to the organizers are individually coordinated. Return of dolls is carried out only at the end of the exhibition.
The registration fee for the participants who passed to the final – 500 UAH (two works) or 300 UAH. (one job).
Please note that competitive dolls, in agreement with the author, can be sold at the exhibition.
For out-of-competition participation of the DOLLS PODIUM exhibition, you can order a stand, a showcase or a podium on a general basis. Participation conditions on the link >>.
Jury members of the DOLLS PODIUM:
- Iryna Naumova – curator of the exhibition, doll artist, Athena Award Cub GDS jury prize winner for the best author’s doll 2018. More than 30 world awards winner, a member of GDS.
- Halyna Diuhovska – member of the National Unions of Artists, Designers, Journalists of Ukraine, curator and organizer other artistic events.
- Olga Marino – Honored Artist of Ukraine, a member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine.
- Tatyana Belykh – master of folk dolls. The winner in the nomination folk doll contest Lyalkovy Podium.
- Nastya Krava – master puppeteer, member and teacher of GDS.The works of folk doll masters are judged by Galina Dyugovskaya, Tatyana Belykh and Olga Marino.
The works of masters of modern dolls, Teddy and Teddy friends are judged by Irina Naumova, Nastya Krava and Olga Marino.
The autumn exhibition brought together 160 of the best works of puppet masters from 11 countries: Ukraine, Belarus, Israel, Portugal, Norway, Poland, Russia, the USA, Greece, Spain and Italy. At the DOLLS PODIUM were presented works awarded with international diplomas and cups, expositions of our jury and art projects.
Grand Prix of the contest Puppet Queen Spring 2019
Singayevsky Vasily «Billiard»