Expired: THROUGH OUR EYES: JOURNEY TO AMERICA

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Deadline

1 November 2019

Opportunity Description

THROUGH OUR EYES: JOURNEY TO AMERICA
“AN OPPORTUNITY FOR LOCAL ART TO BE EXHIBITED IN THE USA”

Local Eastern Cape Artists are invited to submit works for a selected exhibition titled Through our eyes: Journey to America opening at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum on 14 November 2019. Artists selected for this exhibition will have the opportunity to have their works travel to Jacksonville, Florida, USA to be exhibited at the RITZ MUSEUM in early 2020.

A briefing will take place at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum on 30 September 2019 at 11:00 for questions and clarity around the theme of the exhibition. The deadline for entries is Friday, 1 November 2019 at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum at 1 Park Drive Central.

  • Notification of selection for South African exhibition: 12 November 2019
  • Collection of work not selected: on 12 or 13 November 2019
  • Opening function of South African exhibition: 14 November 2019 at 18H00
  • Closing date for South African leg of the exhibition: 4 December 2019
  • Announcement of work selected to travel to America for the exhibition: 4 December 2019
  • Collection of unsold work and work not selected for America leg: 5,6,9 December 2019
The American leg of the exhibition is scheduled to take place in February 2020 at the RITS MUSEUM.

How to Apply

Works must be submitted with a completed entry form. Entry forms will be available to download from the Art Museum’s website www.artmuseum.co.za and hard copies will be available at Nelson Mandela Bay Libraries across the city and at the Art Museum.