The 26th Annual All-American Chinese
Brush Painting and Calligraphy Competition (April, 2017)
Sponsored and organized by
The Foundation for Chinese Performing Arts,
|Objective: To promote the awareness and preservation of the traditional arts of Chinese brush painting and calligraphy.
Eligibility: All students, except adult classes, regardless of ethnic origins, individual or currently enrolled in Chinese School, private Art Class, Art Studio, and/or college in United States are eligible. There are four age groups: A: Age 9 and under, B: age 10 to 13, C: age 14 to 17, and D: age 18 to 22. Each student can submit two pieces of either brush painting or calligraphy, or both, total up to four pieces per student if both brush painting and calligraphy works are included. Award recipients of previous years are encouraged to enter the competition again.
Awards: Three Gold, three Silver, three Bronze prizes will be awarded to each group. Additional Honor awards will be issued if a large number of contestants exist in that particular group. All winners will receive award certificates. Each Gold prizewinner will receive $90 in cash. As a part of the prize, the winners’ artwork will be mounted and exhibited at libraries and schools around the metropolitan Boston area. It will also be displayed on our website www.ChinesePerformingArts.net. The winning pieces will be returned to the contact person after the exhibitions.
Deadline for submission: All of the artworks have to arrive at the Foundation before April 15, 2017. It will be exhibited from April 22 to May 2, 2017 at the Chinese Culture Center(90 Lincoln Street, Newton Highlands, MA). The jury will take place on Saturday morning, April 22, 2017. The results will be announced immediately.
Panel of Judges:
With all the precaution and care given to prevent any damage to the art works submitted, we are not responsible for any unintentional losses.
This event is supported in part by the TAN Family Culture Fund. Donation from you and the general public are mostly appreciated.
Information: Dr. Catherine Tan Chan 譚嘉陵, President, Foundation for Chinese Performing Arts. 3 Partridge Lane, Lincoln, MA 01773. Tel: 781-259-8195, Email: Foundation@ChinesePerformingArts.net. Website: www.ChinesePerformingArts.net
(Please forward, make copies and distribute to friends, schools and newspapers)
三﹑報名資格：全美各地中文學校, 書畫學苑(成人班除外), 個人及大專院校之學生皆可參加, 不論國籍地區。每組每人限繳作品兩件, 可同時參加國畫及書法組(最多四件), 免報名費。歷屆得獎者亦可繼續參賽。
五﹑獎勵方式：每組選金、銀、銅、佳作獎, 頒發獎狀。金牌除獎狀外, 另頒發$90元獎金。所有入選作品除刊登於本會網站上, 並由主辦單位裝裱後, 退還各校聯絡人代為返還作者。