Light and Shadows – Caravaggio • The Italian Baroque Master Student Drawing Competition

Light and Shadows – Caravaggio • The Italian Baroque Master Student Drawing Competition

Competition: Primary and Secondary school students will be asked to create an original work based on *Supper at Emmaus (1605-1606). All art works must be 2D, but can be in any non-electronic medium.

Categories: The competition is open to all primary and secondary school students in Hong Kong. Entries will be accepted and judged based on the category in which they are entered

  • Category A: Junior Section in Primary School (Primary One to Primary Three)
  • Category B: Senior Section in Primary School (Primary Four to Primary Six)
  • Category C: Junior Section in Secondary School (Form One to Form Four)
  • Category D: Senior Section in Secondary School (Form Five to Form Six)

Submission: April 14 – July 27, 2014
Each school participating in the competition will be responsible to shortlist the artworks they receive, and submit a maximum of 20 works per category electronically to [email protected]. All original works should be kept by the school and submitted to Asia Society Hong Kong Center in August 2014 should they be selected for inclusion in the eventual exhibition.

Adjudication: July 28 – August 17, 2014

Exhibition: August 25 – 31, 2014

Prizes: 10 winners will be selected in each category; each will receive a certificate of excellence and have their winning art work showcased at an exhibition organized at Asia Society Hong Kong Center or online. In addition, the top 3 winners in each category will receive:

  • Champion (Categories C&D): A tablet pre-installed with “Little Caravaggio” learning app
  • Champion (Categories A&B): A 1-month art class
  • 1st runner-up (Categories C&D): A 1-month art portfolio class
  • 1st runner-up (Categories A&B): An $800 art supplies voucher
  • 2nd runner-up (Categories C&D): An $800 art supplies voucher
  • 2nd runner-up (Categories A&B): An $500 book voucher
  • Certificate of excellence (Seven per category): An oil painting set
  • Institutional prize (One per category): The institution with the most winning entries will receive a 1-year complimentary Asia Society Hong Kong Center Institutional membership.

*High resolution digital copy of the painting is available upon request.

*Please click here to download entry form.
 

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