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All applications should consist of the following. Those with missing components will be rejected by the selection and curation panel.


Completed Application Form

  1. Full Name
  2. Email Address
  3. Nationality 

Brand Details (if Applicable)

  1. Brand Name
  2. Date of Launch
  3. Website
  4. Press Clippings (if applicable)

Curriculum Vitae

  1. Artist Bio
  2. Education and Skill Levels
  3. Work History
  4. Experience

Portfolio

  • Applicants should include images of past collections and/or works in their portfolio with descriptions

Proposal

Applicants are required to produce a proposal of the collection/work they wish to present at Why Not?. As a guideline, your proposal should consist of these following components:

For garment-based collections where the collection has not been attempted or is still a work-in-progress

  1. Collection proposal and write-up
  2. No. of proposed looks
  3. No. of garments
  4. Visual and mood boards
  5. Illustration of collection
  6. Images of collection toiles and samples, if available
  7. Images of previous works, if available

For garment-based collections where the collection is complete

  1. Collection proposal and write-up
  2. Collection images
  3. No. of looks
  4. No. of garments
  5. Visual and mood boards
  6. Illustration of collection

For other mediums where the work has not yet been attempted or is still a work-in-progress

  1. Artwork proposal and write-up
  2. Visual and mood boards
  3. Proposed dimension of work
  4. Requirements needed to display work
  5. Proposed method of display
  6. Portfolio should include past works, if available

For other mediums where the work is complete

  1. Artwork proposal and write-up
  2. For traditional and digital media artworks - upload the works in the drive for viewing or images of work
  3. For sculptures and other media - Images of work
  4. Dimension of work
  5. Requirements needed to display work
  6. Proposed method of display