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  • Mostra d'Art Públic Universitat Pública

[CRITERIA – Notice Board]

The Exhibition “Public Art / Public University” aims to enliven university spaces at Burjassot Campus and bring art closer to students. Thus, several ephemeral artistic projects that establish a bond between art and science will be selected. These projects will represent the challenges of contemporary culture and will be displayed at university spaces of Burjassot Campus.

The Exhibition is organised by the Information and Promotion Service (SeDi) in collaboration with the Office of the Vice-principal for Culture and Sport of the Universitat de València.


Any person of legal age can apply to the contest. Nationality and place of residence will not be considered. You can submit your project individually or in groups. You can only submit a single application and project.


You can submit any type of artistic project. It will be exhibited at the Burjassot Campus of the Universitat de València for 4 weeks during September, October and November.

The following criteria must be taken into account:

  • The project cannot damage university buildings, facilities or any other architectonical or urban structure.
  • The artistic proposals must be adapted to be displayed outdoors. Therefore, the materials and conditions of assembly must guarantee its resistance to weather conditions for 4 weeks.
  • The images used for the development of the project cannot be subjected to property rights. In any case, the artist will be responsible for the use of these images and the acquisition of their rights.


The applications will be submitted by filling an application form that is available in ENTREU, the electronic site of the Universitat de València. They can also be submitted to any other registration office as set out in the article 38.4 of Law 30/1992 of the Legal Regime of Public Administrations and Administrative Common Procedures.

Criteria to assess the projects (up to 10 points)

The judges will take into accounts the following criteria when they assess the projects:

The artistic quality of the projects (up to 5 points).

The correlation of the project with the objective of the exhibition (1.5 points).

Adapting the artistic projects to the campus and their capacity to transform, revitalise and adapt to the environment (1.5 points).

Assimilating gender perspective and environmental sustainability in the definition of the projects. (1 point)

Its correlation with the lines of research of any research structure at Burjassot campus (1 point).

Submission period

From 27th February to 25th April 2019 until 2 p.m.

Monetary award

The monetary award for the selected projects will be €2,000. This award will be paid as follows: 50 % after the resolution and 50 % once the exhibition is finished (including dismantling the work and sending a text explaining its meaning to be attached to the catalogue). The monetary awards of the projects are taxable.


  • Pepa L. Poquet, visual artist and teacher in the Department of Drawing at the Universitat Politècnica de València.
  • Alba Braza Boïls, curator of the Muestra arte público/universidad pública.
  • M. Teresa Ibáñez Giménez, cultural management technician at the Fundació General de la Universitat de València.


Catalogues of the Exhibition “Public Art / Public University” (2003-2018) [www]





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