International Children Painting Competitions in Hong Kong

About  International Children Painting Competitions in Hong Kong
Background: Promotion of Young Artists Foundation is organizing the  International Children Painting Competitions in Hong Kong . Through the on-site painting competition, talented young artists from different countries will be gathered together and express their artistic impression on different sceneries of Hong Kong.
  Aim:   1. Though this international competition to gather talented young artists from different countries to  express their artistic       impression on different sceneries of Hong Kong and put Hong Kong onto the top of the world art map.   2. Organizing an “International Children and Youth Painting Competition” to put Hong Kong onto the top of the world art       map. It will also raise the profile of Hong Kong, attract tourism and develop art talents.

 

Patron: Advisory Council:
Mrs. Rita Fan Hsu Lai Tai  

Dr. Raymond Ch’ien Kuo-fung (Chairman of the MTR Corporation)

 

Dr. Allan Zeman (Chairman of the Ocean Park Corporation)

Mr. Patrick Lau Sau-shing (President, UNESCO Hong Kong Association )

 

 

Mr. John Slosar (CEO of Cathay Pacific Airways Limited)

  Mr. Niu Mao Sheng (Former Governor, Hebei Province)
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Committee:
    Mr. Henry Lau Hoo Cheong (Simply Art Creative Painting Studio) 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Participation:

Children and youths from all over the world will be invited to join the International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong. Hong Kong participator please download Hong Kong application formhereand oversea participator please download oversea application form here and send with the paintings to the organizer.
Competition Form and detail Competition is comprised of 2 rounds, International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong as entry by mail and International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong – On-site Painting as on-site painting competition.

 

International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong: Entry by mail

Participation Children and youths from all over the world will be invited to join the International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong competition. Hong Kong participator please download Hong Kong application formhereand oversea participator please download oversea application form here and send with the paintings to the organizer.
Theme There is different theme for every year, please refer to the application form
Participating Unit Oversea – Entries can be individuals or institutions as a unit Hong Kong – entry by individual
Requirement Students of Secondary, Primary School and Kindergarten in Hong Kong are invited to submit painting for competition The competition will be divided into three age groups 4 – 8 years-old 9 – 12 years-old 13 – 18 years-old
Work requirement 1. A3 Size (420x 297mm) either in horizontal or vertical format without framing 2. Painting should be 2-dimensional and painting techniques are free
Entry Deadline 31st December, 2013 (International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong results will be announced by March,2014)
Judging Panel More than 10 judges with international recognized and experienced children art jurors from different countries have been invited to Hong Kong as members of the Judging Panel to select winner of each group also 20 overseas Art school. In the International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong competition, 40 Hong Kong students who are above 13-years-old (non-college & university students) will be selected to join the semi-final, the best 20 students will be selected to join the International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong – On-site Painting Competition with overseas participants.
Award 1. 10 Gold Prizes, 20 Silver Prizes, 30 Bronze Prizes, 100 Honorable Mentions, and 100 Certificates of Exhibition will be awarded in each category.
Application Address Promotion of Young Artists Foundation P.O. BOX 69, Sai Kung Post Office, N.T., Hong Kong

 

International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong – On-site Painting: On-site Painting

Requirement All participators above 13-years-old
Participation The selected 20 overseas Art school (outstanding performance in the first stage) will be invited to participate in the International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong – On-site Painting hold in Hong Kong. Each Art school will be invited to send a teacher and three students (13-18 years old). Hong Kong as the host city will selected  20 outstanding students (13-18 years old) to join the competition.
Theme Hong Kong landmarks and famous spots will be selected for on-site painting competition.
Date International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong – On-site Painting for a period of 7 days, second half of 2014.
Judging Panel More than 10 judges with international recognized and experienced children art jurors from different countries have been invited to come to Hong Kong as members of the Judging Panel.
 Award 1. Day Prize – Best of the Day Prize 2. Grand Prize – Highest recognition for the most outstanding team at the on-site competition 3. Individual awards – First, Second, Third Prize and five Honorable Mention for outstanding students 4. Participation Certificates – All participants at the competition will get recognition for participation

Remarks: 1. All the works received in International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong and International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong – On-site Painting, prize-winning or not, remain the property if the organizer which may use them for whatever purpose within its own activities. The organizer reserves the copyright. 2. The grant of the above mentioned rights shall not entail an obligation to pay compensation to the participant. 3. Each work should have only one author, collective works will not be accepted. 4. All the work submitted must not been published or exhibited before. 5. The jury is composed of international professionals in visual arts & design and experienced children art jurors. 6. The organizer reserves the right of final interpretation of any disputes arising from these rules and reserves the right to change the rules without prior notification.

 

Event Calendar:

International Children Painting Competitions 2012/13 Event Calendar

 Date  Remarks
 21-Jul,2013 (Sun)  Launching Ceremony of International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong 2013/14
31-Dec,2013 (Tue)  International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong 2013/14 entry deadline
 Mar,2014  International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong 2013/14 result and International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong – On-site Painting participants announcement
TBA  International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong – On-site Painting
TBA  Result Announcement & Award Presentation Ceremony

 

International Children Painting Competition in Hong Kong – On-site Painting

 Date  Remarks
TBA  Arrival welcoming party
TBA  On-site Painting: TBA
TBA  On-site Painting: TBA
TBA  On-site Painting: TBA
TBA  On-site Painting:TBA
TBA  On-site Painting: TBA
TBA  Result announcement and prize presentation
TBA  Departure

 

 

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