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BORDERPANIC.. //..postcard competition

  • Deadline:
    Aug. 24, 2002, midnight

The BORDERPANIC project brings together artists and thinkers working on current preoccupations with geopolitical and metaphorical borders.

Borderpanic is a co-production of the Performance Space, Sydney, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney and Next Five Minutes 5, Amsterdam.

curators: Zina Kaye and Deborah Kelly ops@borderpanic.org


Borderpanic is running an avantcard competition for artwork in postcard format which powerfully addresses the themes. The winning entry will be printed in 20,000 postcards and distributed in venues around Australia.

We are looking for a brilliant and beautiful idea which can fulfill an anti-racist function as a stand alone card that people will send to their friends or keep.

]application details

All entries must be in electronic format, emailed to:


]artwork requirements

. TIFF or eps file in CMYK at 300 DPI.
. sized to 107 x 157mm
. compressed files are fine

Please include in the body of the email your name, contact details, the title of the image and a statement about it.

]the prize

The winning entry will be printed on 20,000 postcards distributed around Australia.
The artist's name, and contact details if desired, will appear on the reverse.
The winner will be notified on September 21st,and announced at the Symposium at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 22nd September.