Biennial, the MMI Nautical Modeling Contest aims to promote the nautical culture as a way to expand the Maritime Culture in general, and the consolidation of the socio-cultural project of the Maritime Museum in particular. As promoter and sponsor, the Municipality of Ílhavo by jury's decision called for the purpose, assign the MMI Models Award Special 80 years in the amount of 4,500.00 euros, 1,000.00 euros more than the past edition. The awarded work, will be owned by the Municipality of Ílhavo and integrated in the collection of the Maritime Museum.
Theme: Portuguese Traditional Boats
Applications until March 31, 2017 | delivery of prizes on November 18, 2017
1. In order to promote nautical culture as an expression of maritime culture, in general, and consolidation instrument of the sociocultural project of the Maritime Museum, in particular, the Municipality of Ílhavo instituted the biennial Nautical Modeling Contest - Maritime Museum of Ílhavo in 2011.
2. The Modeling Contest - Maritime Museum of Ílhavo award results from a nautical modeling contest subordinated to a nautical theme / type of ship.
3.The fourth Nautical Modeling Contest - MMI happens between January 14 and November 18, 2017.
4. The contest is open to all interested aged from 16, inclusively.
January 14 to March 31 - registration for applications
November 2 to 11 - reception of the works
November 18 to December 30 - exhibition
November 18 - prize delivery
Photo: Espólio Octávio Lixa Filgueiras
Action integrated in the commemorative program of the 80th Anniversary of the Maritime Museum of Ílhavo [see more]