Regulation

C14-PARIS addresses

– the authors of sculptural pieces (from volume to mixed-media installation).
The selection of the exhibitors is established on file by dossier (online or paper) by the members of the jury.
The call for applications starts on 7 December 2020 and ends on 28 February 2021.

The artist dossier can be sent by post to the address of
C14-PARIS, 9 rue Friant 75014 Paris
or online *
* (online application and parallel sending of checks by post possible)
The file will definitely be taken into account only upon receipt of payment.

The jury is composed of F. Bodet, L. Crespin, S. The Follic-Hadida, P. Loughran, L. Recchia + 2 outside guests: an artist, a museum curator or gallery owner.

THE JURY OF THE SHOW WILL THEREFORE ALLOCATE 3 PRIZES

Gallery Prize exhibition in a municipal gallery in Paris or in a private French or foreign gallery.
Residence Prize (encouragement of an approach) in France or in Europe.
Jury Prize praising the qualities of a job independently of any other parameter. Its obtaining allows the winner to exhibit for free on the ground floor of the salon (20 m2) + sponsoring Ceradel.

OBLIGATIONS OF THE ASSOCIATION C14-PARIS

C14-PARIS undertakes to make available to the exhibitor a stand in accordance with what has been announced and on the given dates (except cancellation of the show independent of our will – see art § last regulation).
C14-PARIS undertakes to promote to the best and within the limits of its financial means the Salon:
– on its website
– by publishing newsletters
– by being present on social networks (Facebook and Instagram)
– by associating with the skills of a press agent
– by buying advertising space from strategic magazines
– by having professionals make a teaser video posted on the 1st day of the show
by having a professional photographer produce a photographic report of the show.

C14-PARIS will publish a color catalog reproducing a work of each of the exhibitors. The exhibitor will receive 2 catalogs.

OBLIGATIONS OF THE EXHIBITOR

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Participation fee

The selected artist must pay a participation fee of 300 €. Payment can be made by check or online payment:

Option 1. The candidate applies online and makes the payment of the online participation fee of € 300 through the application form, transfer, check or credit card.

Option 2. The artist sends his application by post and attaches two checks of 150 € each. One check will be deposited with the selection to the Salon and the second in the week preceding it. Checks must be made payable to C14-PARIS.

This financial contribution participate to the organization of the event and the production of the catalog.
In case of non-selection, the full participation fee will be refunded by transfer for online applications or check return checks.

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Selection of works

The exhibited works result from a consensual choice made upstream by the Salon management and the artist. They must be recent and / or never exposed.
The proposed works must be mainly ceramic but can be composite.
Mostly ceramic installations may contain non-ceramic elements (drawings, photos, paintings, etc.).
If exhibited works, not previously submitted to the show management, are deemed unethical at the show, the management is entitled to remove them.

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Exclusivity

The selected artist agrees not to exhibit in parallel in Ile de France during the 5 months preceding the Salon C14-PARIS. If the show management is notified, it will cancel the registration, even if the nature of the exhibits differs from one place to another.

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Stand

Exhibitors have a standard stand of H.250 x L.300 x D.100 cm in matt white plywood 1.5 cm thick. Wall pieces, floor, pedestals are accepted. Exhibitors are responsible for its layout. The latter must be thought of as a real scenographic issue. The project can be submitted to the Show management and discussed. Fabrics and curtains are to be avoided.
Stand lighting is planned. For reasons of fire safety, any addition of spot or electrical outlet is prohibited.
N.B .: For fire safety reasons, it is forbidden to store cartons and other packaging behind the stand or elsewhere at the exhibition venue.

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Attendance at the show
Exhibitors agree to be present at their stand for the duration of the Show and at the stated opening hours. In the event of a punctual and unavoidable absence, they must inform a member of the office.

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Transportation of works
The return transport of the exhibited items, as well as their handling, are the sole responsibility of the exhibitors.

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Accommodation in Paris is the responsibility of the exhibitor.

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Insurance of exhibitors’ works

The association C14-PARIS does not insure exhibitors or works. It is the responsibility of everyone to subscribe to an individual civil insurance and to insure his works against breakage or theft.
The artists are solely responsible for the objects presented or stored in their stand as well as damage caused to third parties because of their installation.

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Reproduction Rights

Each exhibitor undertakes to will assign his rights to the use of the visual for the catalog between early April and the end of November to promote the event (print and internet).
Each exhibitor undertakes to definitively assigns his rights to the use of the images made during the Salon at the request of C14-PARIS to the videographer and the delegated photographer.

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Sales

The Annexe room of the Mairie du 14e arr. Paris is not a commercial gallery. C14-PARIS has no commercial purpose and does not intend to collect commission on any sales. The list of prices established is indicative and for any request for acquisition, the visitor is encouraged to contact the exhibitor directly.
The organizer’s responsibility can not be accepted in the event of a conflict of any kind between buyers and exhibitors.

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Disclaimer

In case of withdrawal of an exhibitor after the date of closure of the catalog (late May) money already deposited will not be reimbursed.

The signature of the present regulations and the registration entail for the exhibitor the obligation to comply with them expressly as well as all the prescriptions that would be appropriate for the prefectural and municipal administrations to enact concerning the police and security measures, and without any recourse of any kind.

Any delay, change of date or early closure beyond the control of C14-PARIS will not give right to any compensation.

If C14-PARIS was forced to cancel the show, the refund of the sums collected would be immediately made. No recourse to an indemnity whatsoever against the organizers or the association C14-PARIS is admissible.