March 3rd, 2018 was the big day: the jury met to select 15 to 20 participant artists from the almost 200 submissions to the Wunsiedler Water Games. The jury members were:
Zdenka Bilkova, Curator (Gallery Carlsbad – Ostrov)
Raimund Böhringer, Landscaping Architect (Wunsiedel Citizens’ Forum)
Stefan Frank, Film Producer (Wunsiedel Citizens’ Forum)
Dr. Robert Grötschel, Independent Curator, Art Historian
German Schlaug, Art Instructor (Wunsiedel Citizens’ Forum)
Eberhard Tröger, Lecturer, ZHdK & ZHAW
The element of Water as art motif and theme
Works from all artistic directions were accepted under this motto. The deadline for submissions was Wednesday, January 31, 2018.
200 artists from all over Germany, as well as from the Czech Republic, Austria, Switzerland, France, Hungary, Poland and South Korea submitted entries.
The submissions represent a wide spectrum of contemporary art: photography, painting, sculpture, installations, poetry, sound installations, performances, video projects, textiles, compositions, kinetic sculptures, street art, glass art…
We are overwhelmed by the variety, the creativity, the sheer amount of submitted entries. A big “Thank you!” to all applicants!