The goal of this contest is to promote amber as a source of artistic expression. The aim of the competition is the design of an original piece of artistic jewellery or applied art with amber, inspired by the topic of the contest. The competitors are allowed to use all other materials provided that amber plays the essential role.
The competition is open to all designers, artists, creators and craftspeople, designer and manufacturing teams are allowed,
presentations shall be submitted in the form of a single 30 x 30 cm chart (2-D) with the design produced in any graphic technique or a photograph of a ready prototype or model are accepted.
Deadline for entries expires on the 10 February 2012
Prizes to be awarded:
– The Mayor of the City of Gdańsk Prize: PLN 10,000 exchange rate approx. 4.4 PLN / 1EUR
– The Amber Prize of the International Amber Association : 2 kg of amber
– The Silver Prize: 1 kg of silver
Exhibition of the winning designs and other entries qualified by the Jury will be during AMBERIF 2012, the 19th International Fair of Amber, Jewellery and Gemstones between 21 and 23 March 2012 in Gdańsk, Poland.
Contact us please for entry forms and any further details.
Competition Office – firstname.lastname@example.org ,
tel.: + 48 58 55 49 134, fax: + 48 58 5549 207