In the series of the Graphic Art Biennials of Szeklerland, the curator Zsolt Siklodi’s unexpected, tragic death has compelled the organizers to a painful and necessary reconsideration. Zsolt Siklodi often suggested that “The objective of the Graphic Art Biennial of Szeklerland is to place side by side the local and the universal, and thus to find and define the role of endeavours in the field of graphic art, born in the region as well as in other parts of the world, within global trends…”.
The 5th Graphic Art Biennial of Szeklerland, Sfântu Gheorghe, 2018
The Harghita, Mureş and Covasna County Councils, together with the Cultural Center of Covasna County and the Lăzarea Cultural and Creation Center, announce the application for the 5th Graphic Art Biennial of Szeklerland, organized between January 23 and December 20, 2018.
The Polish artist Kamil Kocurek won the grand prize of the 4th Graphic Art Biennial of Szeklerland − announced the organizers of the event during the award gala held in Sfântu Gheorghe. Two other graphic artists from Poland received prizes, and also three participants from Hungary. Two of the prizes were claimed by Romanian artists, and the jury announced two awards for an artist from Bulgaria and one from Canada.