The Icon Factory is co-hosting a competition in collaboration with the project TRIESTEDUBLIN/DUBLINTRIESTE to help foster and further interest in James Joyce, his work, life, and time spent living in Trieste. The accepted pieces will form an exhibition, that will take place in Trieste, Italy, during Blooms Day June 14th. Another collective exhibition is planned in September 2016. We ask each artist to submit a work inspired by James Joyce based on his works, himself, his life or stories about him; real or urban legend. Works accepted include:
Paintings: maximum 3 works per artist, minimum size A4, maximum size A2.
Illustrations: maximum 5 pieces per artist, on hard board card, minimum size A4, maximum size A3.
Photographs: maximum 10 per artist, mounted on hard board card, minimum size A4, maximum size A3.
Sculptures, Installations: 1 work per artist, maximum size: 30 cm3