THROUGH UR EYES: JOURNEY TO AMERICA

30 October 2019 - 01 November 2019
THROUGH UR EYES: JOURNEY TO AMERICA
THROUGH OUR EYES: JOURNEY TO AMERICA
“AN OPPORTUNITY FOR LOCAL ART TO BE EXHIBITED IN THE USA”
 
BRIEFING: 30 September 2019 @ 11:00, NMM ART MUSEUM
 
FINAL ENTRY DATE: 1 Nov 2019 at 16h00
 
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. 
 
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.
 
 
Important dates:
Closing date for submission: 1 November 2019 at 16:00.
Notification of selection for exhibition: 6 November 2019.
Pickup of unselected work: Before 8 November  2019.
Opening Function: 14 November 2019 at 17:30.
Closing date for South African Leg of the exhibition: 29 November 2019.
Collection of unsold work and work not selected for American Leg: 5 December 2019.
The American Leg of the Exhibition is scheduled to take place in February 2020.

Contact Details

Contact Person: EMMA O'BRIEN
Telephone: 041 506 2000
Email: eobrien@mandelametro.gov.za

Where

Venue: NMM Art Museum
Event Address: 1 Park Drive
Central