the wrong 2o23/2o24
open call for curators
and artists 

participate in the 6th edition of the wrong biennale 
to join as a curator you must organise a pavilion. to join as an artist you must join a curator's pavilion. to join the wrong is free 

what is a pavilion
a collective art exhibition showcased in a dedicated website, or any other online presence, including social media public platforms. organised by an artist, a curator or team of curators. to host artworks by 1o (ten) artists or more. a pavilion is the prime format on how the wrong biennale shows all curated artworks online

build your pavilion
create a concept and a name for your project, register a new profile on a social media platform or a dedicated domain to create a website to host it online. select the artists and the works following your own concept and criteria, but make sure to be in accordance with the wrong’s guidelines, and have all artists’ grant you the right to show their work

naming restrictions
the title of your project cannot include “wrong” or “biennale” or “tv” or any combination of these words, nor special characters or gliphs. please do not name your project after yourself or your organisation

time commitment
pavilions must be online and public from november 1st, 2o23 to march 1st, 2o24 

deadlines
check out upcoming deadlines

now ~ march 21st, 2o23
express your intent to build a pavilion
write and let us know that you want to join, and let’s start talking

now ~ august 21st, 2o23
submit your pavilion
submit proposal including a pavilion title, name of curator, public domain link to access works and list of artists 

now ~ september 21st, 2o23
written confirmation of participation to the curators of selected pavilions. the sooner you submit, the sooner you get confirmed  

november 1st, 2o23
the wrong biennale vernissage

artwork guidelines
the wrong values the essence of joy and the exploration of creativity and knowledge in a positive and constructive way. please avoid any expression of hate or violence

adult-only art
if your pavilion will host +18 adult-only content, please make clear warning notice at the entrance

open call for artists to join your pavilion
open calls can be launched now and be active until the last day of the event. you decide when and how you want artists to submit their works. if you decide to run an open call, let us know, so we can share it

make artists pay to review their work
making artists pay a fee to submit their work to your pavilion is 1oo% forbidden

no money to participate at the wrong
there is no financial compensation for building your pavilion, or for showing your work as an artist, but you are free to secure sponsors and grants to fund your pavilion in the context of the wrong

fund your pavilion
build your own revenue via donations, grants and sponsors with brand and naming presence limited to your pavilion premises 

materials to introduce the wrong to a third party
please use about to introduce the wrong to artists and sponsors, recent press is good support together with past editions credits for reference and context

instant radical inclusion
anyone wanting to join is very welcome without the need of a related college degree or career, CV, cover letter, application fee or any of the other cultural industry standards you may encounter regularly 

important
the wrong is not a marketplace

acceptance ratio 
acceptance ratio of proposals is high when instructions are followed, energy is positive, and deadlines are met. understand that as you are free to submit, we are also free to choose. when joining, please consider to do so in good faith as we embrace you in the same fashion

refused
if your pavilion does not enter the wrong, it does not make your proposal or you as curator/artist, unheard or invalid. it merely means that it does not fit the context of the wrong

my question is not here
questions are welcome. send an email and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible

disclaimer
this open call is a work in progress... conditions, guidelines and deadlines may be added, modified or updated anytime from now and to the closing of the event  

welcome to the wrong
be kind, be patient, respect everyone's work and opinions, and let’s have a good time
the wrong is only possible with the generous support of artists, curators, art collectives, cultural institutions and organisations from around the world. 2o23©d ll ´