AUTOR ▬ The International Contemporary Jewelry Fair is excited to announce its 21st edition, taking place on May 18-19, 2024, in Bucharest, Romania.
We certainly look forward to a vibrant participation of international jewelry artists in this AUTOR edition. We are open and encourage talented jewelry designers from all over the world to join our fair, showcase their creations, and contribute to the success of this edition. We eagerly await your submissions and are excited to discover new talents in the world of contemporary jewelry!
With its 21st edition, AUTOR celebrates 15 years of continuous activity. We are a dedicated platform for contemporary jewelry, with a rich history of 20 successful editions. We have had the honor of selecting over 1700 talented designers, over the years, fostering connections between them and our passionate audience. Thousands of jewelry pieces have been loved, purchased, and proudly worn worldwide, thanks to our vision and commitment. AUTOR is the space where creative contemporary jewelry is promoted, validated, and showcased nationally and internationally.
How to apply for the 2024 edition of AUTOR::
Eligible to participate in the AUTOR Fair:
✦ Designers and artists in the field of contemporary creative jewelry.
The selection process & the AUTOR 2024 jury:
An international jury consisting of Sofia Björkman, Caroline Broadhead, Niki Stylianou, Katharina Dettar, and Dan Pierșinaru will select the collections for AUTOR 2024 based on the following general criteria:
✦ Presentation of a cohesive collection at AUTOR 2024.
✦ Originality (a collection that reflects a personal vision).
✦ Concept (strong ideas, consistency/unity of the works).
✦ Adherence to the principles of contemporary jewelry (significant/statement pieces).
✦ Innovative use of materials, excellent technique, and craftsmanship.
▬ Base fee for independent designers ▬ starts at 450 euros;
Includes: exhibition support (white jewelry table 125x68cm H90 cm and chair); personalized designer name tag; promotion before and after the event; direct interaction with potential buyers (approximately 3000 people over two days); the latest issue of the AUTOR magazine; access to industry experts invited by AUTOR; free access to the Welcoming Cocktail Party, openings, and the AUTOR 2024 After Party.
To be part of the selection process, there is a 30 euro application fee payable through the website after completing the registration form.
In the event that the collection is not accepted into the final selection for the fair, this fee is non-refundable.
▂▅▇ Application Deadline: February 15, 2024 ▇▅▃
The jury’s selection results will be announced after February 25.
Deadline for payment of the PARTICIPATION FEE: March 30, 2024