Michelangelo Award – Maschere e teatro 2018-07-05T12:11:21+00:00

First international Art Dolls Competition in collaboration with Miniaturitalia Fair.
2016 theme – “MASKS AND THEATRE”.

  • Competition is open to all fantasy creations representing three-dimensional figures or groups of figures. There will be no evaluation for compositions of animals only or abstract works.
  • The entries must all be one of a kind, handmade pieces. All mediums are allowed.
  • A technic jury composed of 5 members, 3 italian and 2 foreign professionists, will avaluate the entries according to the following criteria: modelling of the figure, costuming, originality of the piece, quality of details and harmony of proportions. No specific scale required.
  • To enter the competition you must fill the form you can find on Miniaturitalia’s website and send the required pictures to the following email michelangelo.award@miniaturitalia.it
  • The Jury will select 10 finalists who will be required to display their work during the days of Miniaturiatalia fair on 6 and 7 February 2016. The selected entries could be sent by mail if the artist will not be able to come in person. Three winners will be choosen among the finalists and they will be proclamed on Sunday February 7, 2016, resulting in awards.The registration form and photos must be received by January 15, 2016. All participants in the competition will have the right to exhibit their works during the two-day event.
  • The photos sent must be in JPG format 800 x 1200 pixels. One showing the whole composition, one of the right side, one of the left side, one of the back, one showing the close-up of the face, various other details of choice. The more the pictures will be accurate and focused, the more the jury will be in condition of properly evaluate the work paying attention to all the details. The jury reserves the right of requiring additional photos or more detailed ones.



Foreign jurors: Italian jurors:
Renata Jansen Patrizia Cozzo
Anna-Mari Kaipainen Elisa Fenoglio
Claudia Raddi


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