So Far To Go: Official International J Dilla Tribute Art Contest

Ma Dukes and the J Dilla Foundation, with La Famiglia Magazine and 323East are proud to announce “So Far To Go,” an official J Dilla tribute with an international art contest. This contest is an invitation to fans around the world to gather and celebrate the life of one of the most influential recording artists and producers, James Dewitt Yancey, also known as J Dilla. The “So Far To Go” Art Contest was created to contribute to the legacy J Dilla left behind through artistic expression.

Artists create original designs inspired by the legacy of J Dilla and
register by uploading their artwork to Users vote on the artist’s work to choose the winner. The winning design will be produced as a poster and limited edition Giclee print series signed by the artist and J Dilla’s mother, Ma Dukes. Proceeds will be donated to the J Dilla Foundation and fund their ongoing programs.

The “So Far To Go” International J Dilla Art Contest is organized by La
Famiglia Magazine and 323East Gallery on the behalf of Ma Dukes and the J Dilla Foundation. Sponsors include Fat Beats, Fusicology, Crewest, 5e Gallery, RX Fresh, Ironlak, Bombing Science and Ohm Creative Group.

The official launch date of the “So Far To Go” J Dilla Art Contest is
September 30, 2010. For artist registration and contest details go to the official contest website.

Contest Dates:
Artist can enter the contest and upload artwork - 20th September 2010
Voting starts - 30th September 2010
Contest Ends - 30th Deptember 2010


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