The "Hogei'ta" call for projects 2011

The 2011 call for projects by the Basque Cultural Institute to support innovative projects by young people in the field of visual arts is now closed. The two winners will be chosen in June and the projects presented to the public in October/November 2011.

Contents of the 2011 Call for Projects

Aim of the call for projects

The artistic proposition must reinterpret elements  of Basque culture and its language.


The call for projects concerns all artists, groups of artists and artistic associations.

Artistic disciplines

Video – Photography – Graphic design.

Financial terms

The Basque Cultural Institute shall provide a grant of up to € 5000 (inc. of tax) for the creation and production of each of the two works selected by the panel of judges.

Selection criteria

  • Originality and rigour of the artistic approach.
  • Project's ability to influence its territory.
  • Project's requirement for mediation with audiences.
  • Presentation of a precise and detailed budget.


  • Call for applications: 15 February 2011
  • Deadline for applications: 30 April 2011
  • Selected projects: 1 June 2011
  • Presentation of the two projects: October – November 2011

Contents of the application

  • Note of intention
  • Detailed presentation of the proposed project
  • Detailed budget
  • Presentation of previous projects and work
  • CV

Further details: Basque cultural institute