OPPORTUNITY: PPC Imaginarium competition comes to Zimbabwe
The prestigious PPC Imaginarium will take place in Zimbabwe in partnership with the National Gallery of Zimbabwe.
Originating from South Africa, the awards a modern art and design competition whose main thrust is to support emerging artists and designers with the opportunity to showcase their mastery through the medium of concrete. Artists who previously entered the competition in South Africa are also eligible to enter the competition. Interested participants may enter under more than one category.
The PPC Imaginarium Competition is diversely grouped into six categories which include Architecture, Fashion, Film Industrial Design Jewellery and Sculpture.
The winner of each of the six competition categories will receive a cash prize of R50 000 or the equivalent in United States Dollars, with runners-up walking away with R15 000 each. The overall winner will receive the grand prize of R100 000, in addition to winning the respective category prize. PPC Imaginarium will showcase creativity and push boundaries of art as an opportunity is up for grabs for winners to be profiled online through their artworks
Three Workshops for interested parties will be held on the 24th of November in Harare, the 25th of November in Mutare and the 26th of November in Mutare. Final entries for the Jewellery, Sculpture, Architecture and Design and Fashion competitions will end on the 1st of December 2017 whilst Film entries closed on the 31st of October 2017.Winners’ announcement will take place in April 2018. Runners up and winners in Architectural category competition will be announced in May 2018. This is an open call to Zimbabwean artist to execute their expertise in art.
For more information about the competition, visit ppcimaginarium.com