Global Paper

UPDATE: Exhibition opening on 2nd October, Application Deadline extended until 11. April 2021


In 2021 Deggendorf is going to become the centre of International Paper Art once again!

Already for the 5th time, the City- and Craft-Museum is going to present the Paper Global, the International Paper Arts Triennale. The focus is on the large judged art exhibition of paper art. The new date of the exhibition opening ist 2nd October 2021.
On 3rd October we are going to celebrate a large paper festival where the focus will be on the popular paper market with high-quality craftsmanship made of paper only.

The entire exhibition period is going to be accompanied by programs for school classes and children’s groups as well as workshops for children and adults (as far as it will be possible due to Corona restrictions).

Please note that all scheduled dates and events are conditional due to the changing nature of the Coronavirus Pandemic.

Application for the exhibition Paper Global 5

From now on, paper artists can apply for a participation in the large exhibition. The end of the application period is on 11th April 2021 at 12 midnight. The application can only be submitted digitally with the application form. The documents can be submitted via the link on this website (no applications by Email possible). Please note the conditions of participation. There you will find all necessary information which you need for your application.

The conditions of participation and the application form can be downloaded here in pdf format:

With this link you can submit your application and the photos.

Please send only files in the format of pdf or jpg. The link remains open until 11th April 2021 at 12 midnight.

Thank you very much.

We are looking forward to receiving your application.

Museums of the city of Deggendorf

Museumskataloge, -hefte & sonstige Schriften

Buy the catalogues of Global Paper 1-4 at the museums, online or via Email – mu­se­en@­deg­gen­ One catalogue costs 19,50 €, all four can be bought for a set price of 50 € (plus shipping costs).