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IOC Trophy – Sport and Art 2014

The Maltese Olympic Committee is subscribing to this year’s IOC Trophy Sport and Art to reward artistic expression.

With this trophy, the Maltese Olympic Committee will recognize artists and creators who, through their talent, have promoted Olympism and left a legacy through art.

For your information, here is a non-exhaustive list of forms of our definition of art.

The visual arts such as painting, sculpture, architecture, textiles, videos, cartoons, calligraphy, experimental cinema, design, drawing, graffiti, graphics, engraving, marquetry, mosaics, mural painting, photography, sculpture, architecture, silk-screen printing, dress design, stained-glass window-making, web design, etc., but also other forms of expression, for example the performing arts, music, etc.

All those who are interested in being considered for this prestigious IOC Trophy are to write to the Secretary General, Mr Joseph Cassar, National Swimming Pool Complex, Maria Teresa Spinelli Street, Gzira, by not later than the 30th of October 2014 giving details of their work.

A panel will be set up to vet all entries and applicants could be asked to provide more information after the first phase of the selection process.

The awarding of the IOC Trophy will be held in December 2014.