Do you want to be a part of Keramikfestival?

On Wednesday 10 July 2024 once again Keramikfestival will be held at the harbor in Skælskør – do you want to be a part of it?

80 stands will be set up at the harbor for professional ceramicists, and in Talenternes Pakhus, 10 young ceramic talents will be invited to make their debut at Keramikfestival.

Below you can read how to get your hands on the invitation to Keramikfestival 2024.

Talenternes Pakhus (WAREHOUSE OF TALENTS)

Are you a young ceramist (under 35) who wants to experience Keramikfestival and see if the market is for you?
A beautiful old warehouse on the harborfront in Skælskør will be the setting for 10 large stands with younger ceramists who are still in the first part of their professional journey.

It costs DKK 250 for a stand including table.

To be considered for the stands, the following criteria apply:

  • you must be under 35 years of age
  • you must not have participated in Keramikfestival before

In addition, you must either:

  • be a student or graduate from one of the Danish, SU-eligible, ceramic education programs (or equivalent foreign educational institutions)
    or
  • be a self-taught/course-trained ceramicist who runs a professional ceramic business and has a high level skills

If you wish to be considered for a stand in Talenternes Pakhus, please submit the following for approval by a professional committee appointed by Keramikfestival: documentation of training, at least 5 representative photos of your ceramic work, a short CV and reference to website or social profile.

As a participant in Talenternes Pakhus, you will subsequently be added to the invitation list for Keramikfestival.

We process applications on an ongoing basis and have an expected processing time of one week.

Send your application to keramikfestival@gmail.com

THE INVITATION LIST

The invitation to Keramikfestival will be sent to all ceramists on the invitation list.
To be on the invitation list, you as a ceramist must fulfill at least one of the following criteria.

You must either:

  • be a member of DKOD (Danish Craftsmen and Designers) on the basis of ceramics,
  • be a trained potter and have been active within the last five years,
  • have graduated from one of the Danish, SU-eligible, ceramics education programs (or equivalent foreign educational institutions)
    or
  • be a self-taught/trained ceramist who makes a professional living from their ceramics. However, it is a requirement that you submit at least 5 representative photos of your ceramic work for approval by a professional committee appointed by Keramikfestival.

If you wish to be included on the invitation list, please submit documentation and/or photos as described in the criteria above, along with a short CV and reference to website or social profile.

We process applications on a rolling basis and have an expected turnaround time of one month.

The price for a stand at Keramikfestival 2024 is DKK 2000 incl. VAT.

Send the application to keramikfestival@gmail.com