Prague Quadrennial, which has been exploring and presenting the latest trends in scenography and performance architecture since 1967, will be launch on 5th June 2019. The fourteenth edition of the Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space will take place from 6th to 16th June 2019. The areas of interest of the 2019 festival are Imagination, Transformation, and Memory. PQ 2019 will include three competitive exhibitions: the Exhibition of Countries and Regions, the Performance Space Architecture Exhibition – Our Theatre of the World, and the Student Exhibition. The deadline for submissions for all exhibitions is 31 October 2017.
Each participating country is responsible for the organizational, financial and artistic aspects of their own exhibitions in the PQ. Each appoints its own Curator of Countries and Regions and/or organizing institution that sends the obligatory application for the individual sections to the Organizer of the PQ.
The Curator of Countries and Regions and his/her team prepare the exhibition for the main sections – Exhibition of Countries and Regions and/or Student Exhibition to which all entries will be accepted.
The Curator of Countries and Regions also proposes projects to PQ Curators for another main section, curated Performance Space Architecture Exhibition – Our Theatre of the World.
For the additional projects: Formations, Fragments and Site Specific Performance Festival the PQ Curators have the right to choose, accept or refuse entries.
The Curator of Countries and Regions coordinates the representation of their country in the each section, and negotiates all matters concerning the country's participation with the Prague Quadrennial. Artistic and organizational conditions of participation in the PQ are stated in the Statute and Artistic Concept.
Curators of Countries and Regions please note that PQ 2019 is inclusive and offers more projects for curators of individual countries' representation as well as for independent artists to take part. Please follow the call and timeline carefully.
See Statute and Basic Timeline in the Call.
Deadline for Applications for main sections is October 31, 2017.
For more information follow the attachments.