The following news release was issued by Kagin's updating
its catalog cover design contest for its auction at the American Numismatic
Association's National Money Show in Orlando in March:
Due to an overwhelmingly positive response, Kagin’s Auctions, the
official auctioneer for the ANA National Money Show® in Orlando,
Florida March 9-11, is extending the deadline for the cover design
competition. Contestants can now submit their original compositions
for a chance to win $5,000 AND have their design be a part of
this historic event until January 15th, 2017!
“Designs can be in any medium - paintings, sketches, photographic,
even computer-generated images,” explained Don Kagin, president. “We
want to encourage everyone - young artists to professionals from
inside or outside our numismatic community.
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"We believe numismatics is fun, educational and exciting and
want to use this opportunity to demonstrate to the art and auction
world how imaginative and cutting-edge numismatics can be.”
An independent panel including Kenneth Bressett, ANA past president;
Mary Lannin, renowned numismatist [and chairman of the Citizens Coinage Advisory
Committee]; David Harper, Numismatic News editor, Barbara
Gregory, editor of The Numismatist; and Heidi Wastweet,
medallic sculptor [and current CCAC member], will review and pick the
Contestants are invited to email up to three entries to Nina@Kagins.com by
January 15, 2017.
The cover design must include the following text (in any
arrangement): Kagin’s, ANA Auction, March 9-10, 2017, Orlando, Florida.
For more information, please visit kagins.com/auctions.
Submit your $5000 design today!