OPEN CALL blazar
young art fair 2024

dates: september ①② — ①⑤ 2024
preview: september ①① 2024
location:museum of moscow, 2, zubovsky boulevard

application closed

results announcement:
september 11, 2023

application dates:
may 23 — june 23, 2024

results announcement:
8 july, 2024

blazar is open to all artists under 35 years old and not in a permanent association with a commercial gallery.

completed projects as well as works in progress are accepted for application. all media (digital, installation, sculpture, video, performance, painting, graphics, photography, etc.) are accepted for participation, the way of exhibiting is defined with each artist individually.

participation in the section of independent artists is free. in case of sale, the fair takes a commission of 50% of each transaction. the price of one artwork must not exceed 300 000 rubles (including 50% commission).

all transportation fees and framing of works are paid by the participants, the fair might assist with organizational help. graphic art and photography are required to be framed in accordance with the requirements of the fair.

application requirements:

1 PDF file (25 mb) in English including:

cv (bio, personal statement, exhibition history)

portfolio (selected artwork and artwork proposal for the fair and/or project description with sketches and timeline of realization)

only one application will be accepted from one participant or collective. for all works available for sale at the time of application, the price, size, technique must be indicated. for digital, video and performative works, please provide links for review.

contact address: blazar@blazar.art


application for artists







link to PDF.
The application will not be considered if access to the file is restricted!



application dates:
may 23 — june 23, 2024

results announcement:
8 july, 2024

blazar young contemporary art fair invites galleries from across the globe that work with young artists to participate in blazar 2024.

terms of participation:
— focus on working with young artists, commercial activity
— not more than 3 artists up to 35 years old from one gallery
— artwork price must not exceed 300 000 roubles
— artwork prices will have to be displayed openly at the exhibition

participation formats and fees:
online + offline (18 m2 booth) — 250 000 rubles
online at blazar website — 35 000 rubles

application format:
— 1 pdf-file (size limit 25 mb)*
*all materials should be presented in english or russian

application content:
section 1. about the gallery:
— name, general information, mission
— exhibition history
— website and social networks
section 2. exhibition program for the fair:
— list of participants (artists cv with bio, artist statement, brief list of exhibitions and projects, selected artwork) - no more than 3000 characters
— list of exhibits with photos, prices and description (incl. materials and sizes)
— exhibition booth visualization (booth design and artwork placement) — if possible

galleries are selected by an expert council that can also recommend corrections to the exhibition program.


application for galleries






link to PDF.
The application will not be considered if access to the file is restricted!