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Opportunity for artists

20 March 2018 09:00 AM - 20 March 2018 09:00 AM

Ironman Award Design Competition

Call for entries for the design of the 2018 IRONMAN 70.3 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP top male and female athlete award. Artists working in the Eastern Cape are challenged by the international IRON MAN committee and the host city Nelson Mandela Bay to create an outstanding and innovative design for the 2018 IRON MAN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP top male and female athlete’s trophies. Artists are invited to submit concept drawings and designs which can take the form of sketches, computer generated designs, small 3D Marquette’s and other media of the artist’s choice.

The first round of submissions is meant as concept proposals and artists are not expected to present final artworks. Closing date for submissions is 20 March 2018.  All submissions must be presented on this date with an entry form to the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum between 9:00 – 17:00.

To find out more information about these great opportunities, interested artists can contact: Uthando Baduza (Red Location Gallery) at 041 506 2017 and email: or Emma O’Brien (NMM Art Museum) at 041 506 2000 and email:

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The Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum

1 Park Drive, Port Elizabeth, 6001, South Africa
+27 (0)41 506 2000 / Fax: +27 (0)41 586 3234
Please address all correspondence to the Director.

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