The City of Manises announces the XV International Biennial of Ceramics of Manises with the aim of promoting creation and innovation in the fields of artistic and design ceramics, and to promote the name of Manises as a ceramic town. The open call includes two categories:

  • Artistic ceramics: free creation. 
  • Design of a ceramic product: whether industrial or handcrafted, focused on the creation of works of a utilitarian and/or decorative nature, capable of being industrially reproduced for commercialization (the objective is to promote the ceramic industry). 

In the category of Art: works that exceed two meters in any of their dimensions will not be admitted, nor those that do not reach 0.50 meters per unit. In the Design speciality, the measurements will have no restrictions.Artists from all over the world are welcome to participate, both individually and collectively. A maximum of three works may be submitted to the contest in either of the two categories. They have to be original and have not participated in other contests. Their production should be mainly with ceramic materials.

The deadline for submitting applications will end on November 15th, 2021. 

Entries will be made via the web platform enabled for this purpose:, where the organization will publish everything related to the contest. Participation guidelines are available here.

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