A Island Far Far Away Tristan Da Cunha Project

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A Island Far Far Away Tristan Da Cunha Project

Time: January 28, 2024 at 6pm to January 26, 2025 at 7pm
Location: Tristan da Chuna South Atlantic Ocean
Street: Post Office
City/Town: Tristan da Cunha, TDCU 1ZZ
Website or Map: http://www.tristandc.com/post…
Event Type: permanent, exhibition, on, the, island
Organized By: MoriceMarcuse
Latest Activity: Jun 20

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Event Description

Tristan Da Cunha is an Island Far Far Away 

There is a People and a Post Office the Project is to send some artwork to create a permanent exhibition on the Island for them and for all who will pass by to visit the Island.

No Limitation on Themes, Sizes, Number of works Just.

Please send your work of Art to :

Post Office & Philatelic Bureau

Tristan da Cunha, TDCU 1ZZ

South Atlantic Ocean


Morice Marcuse 

Few Notes about the Island

Tristan da Cunha(/ˌtrɪstəndəˈkuːn(j)ə/), colloquially Tristan, is both a remote group of volcanic islands in the south Atlantic Ocean and the main island of that group. It is the most remote inhabited archipelago in the world, lying approximately 1,511 miles (2,432 km) off the coast of Cape Town in South Africa, 1,343 miles (2,161 km) from Saint Helena and 2,166 miles (3,486 km) off the coast from the Falkland Islands.[5][6]The the territory consists of the main island, Tristan da Cunha, which has a diameter of roughly 11 kilometers (6.8 mi) and an area of 98 square kilometers (38 sq mi), the smaller, uninhabited Nightingale Islands, and the wildlife reserves of Inaccessible Island and Gough Island. As of October 2018, the main island has 250 permanent inhabitants who all carry British Overseas Territories citizenship.[3]The other islands are uninhabited, except for the personnel of a weather station on Gough Island. Tristan da Cunha is part of the British Overseas Territory of Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha. This includes Saint Helena and also near-equatorial Ascension Island, which lies some 1,741 miles (2,802 km) to the north of Tristan. There is no airstrip of any kind on the main island, meaning that the only way of traveling in and out of Tristan is by boat, a six-day trip from South Africa.

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Comment by nicolas de La Casinière on June 20, 2024 at 2:25pm

Hello there. Sent this in january. Did you get it?

Comment by Margaret Jeddry on June 3, 2024 at 3:21pm

That’s amazing!  Thanks so much for the update.  Good to know that it’s not gone into a black hole.

Comment by M. Mouser DiGerlando on June 3, 2024 at 2:00pm

well….I have been tracking my Braille pop-up card envelope package and it hasn’t gotten there yet. It started in NYS on March 6, went to customs in NJ, left the USA and went to G.B. It then went to New Zealand and was not moving until April 5, when it is now in South Africa. I will report when I get a new update. Still holding thumbs for it!

Comment by Margaret Jeddry on June 3, 2024 at 1:36pm

Has anyone ever heard anything back from them?

Comment by Helen Amyes on June 3, 2024 at 9:51am

Comment by M. Mouser DiGerlando on March 9, 2024 at 5:47pm

Comment by Margaret Jeddry on July 5, 2022 at 1:19am

I think I read that they receive mail 4 times a year.  Imagine the excitement!

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on July 4, 2022 at 11:03am

There is another group for Tristan Da Cunha island:

"Tristan Da Cunha Permanent Exhibition

Supporting Group"

Keep sending, one day, some day mail art will arrive

at the remotest island in the world :-)

Comment by maha on August 28, 2021 at 7:22pm

Comment by maha on August 28, 2021 at 7:22pm


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