Shadows of Time
International contest for sundial makers - XIV year
the knowledge of the astronomical, historical and artistic features
HOW TO ENTER THE CONTEST
This competition is open to any sundial maker that has made one or more sundials (the projects can be presented out of contest). Each entrant must send a printed photo of a sundial (maximum of 3 different works per contest) built by himself/herself (10x15 cm or other formats, with 6 copies of the same photo) plus one digital image on CD-Rom for each photo. We also accept cardboard sundial models out of contest. The best models will be mentioned. The materials will not be sent back. In addition, a descriptive card in Italian or English, containing the required information (see form) must be submitted. Each entrant needs to specify if he/she chooses either the amateur or the professional section.amateur or the professional section.
The deadline for entries is December 31, 2018.
COMMITTEE AND PRIZES
The following is a list of the members
of the committee who will review the material and evaluate the best
sundial: Francesco Azzarita (founder of the sundial section of Italian
Amateur Astronomers' Union), Mirco Antiga (Unione Astrofili Bresciani),
Piero Bianucci (journalist), Giovanni Paltrinieri (sundial maker). Project
and organisation by Loris Ramponi (Unione Astrofili Bresciani). The
committee will meet to define the list of the winners and the prizes,
which will be given to the first, second and third place.
EXHIBITION AND CONTEST COMMITTEE
submit all the documentation required to enter the contest to:
+039 030 87 21 64 - Fax +039 030 87 25 45