PAGCOR Nat'l Art Competition

Friday, May 04, 2012 jeffrey 0 Comments

Do you believe it's more fun in the Philippines? Then express it in canvass and colors in the 1st PAGCOR National Art Competition. Under the theme,  "It's more fun in the Philippines", your artwork should describe the Filipino unique culture, tourist destinations, diverse activities, exotic natural attractions, fiestas/festivals, and others that make tourists experience fun when in the country. Choose which category you belong to, from Non-Professional or Professional. Ten (10) entries per category will be chosen as finalists. Three (3) winners in the Non-Professional group will receive P50,000 + Trophy and another three (3) from the Professional group will get P75,000 + Trophy. In addition, the winning entries will also be featured in the 2013 PAGCOR Calendar.
Contest Requirements:

  • Categories:
    • Non-Professional - Students from 13 to 23 years old
      • Must be enrolled in a school accredited by the Department of Education (DepEd) or Commission on Higher Education (CHED)
    • Professional - Individuals 24 years old and above
      • Open to all nationalities provided that you are residing in the Philippines for the duration of the contest
Contest Mechanics:
  1. Theme: "It's more fun in the Philippines". Should be able to artistically and truthfully depict the unique Filipino culture, tourist destinations, diverse activities, exotic natural attractions, fiestas/festivals, etc. that make travelers experience fun when in the country
  2. Entry Guidelines
    • Should be executed in full color using acrylic, oil, pastel or watercolor
    • Any surface may be utilized for the artwork
    • Size must be from 2 feet x 3 feet to 3 feet x 3 feet (including the box frame)
    • Mixed media, collage works, and wet paintings will not be accepted
    • Entries should be properly stretched with a box frame or in wrap-around stretcher
    • The artwork to be submitted should not have been entered in any other art or design contest, nor ever published or printed commercially
    • Should not bear an image of any government official
    • Should have your signature on the lower right hand corner of the artwork
  3. Submission Guidelines
    • Artwork
    • Title of artwork
    • Caption or Brief Text Description of the artwork
    • Certificate attesting to the ownership of the artwork
    • 2x2 colored picture of the participant
    • Your personal Background or resume
  4. Personally deliver your entry/ies or send it via courier to the Concierge Section of any Casino Filipino branch or at the CCD office, PAGCOR Hyatt Corporate
  5. Judging Criteria
    • 35% Adherence to Theme
    • 20% Overall impact 
    • 20% Technique/Execution
    • 15% Composition
    • 10% Color Harmony
  6. You can submit a maximum of two (2) entries
  7. Ten (10) entries per category will be chosen as finalists
  8. During the judging, the entries shall not bear your name, school name or any identifying mark on the artwork
  9. View complete contest mechanics
Contest Period: Deadline for submission of entries until June 15, 2012
  • June 27-29, 2012 - Date of final judging
  • July 6, 2012 - Announcement and awarding of winners
Contest Prize:
  • Category:
    • Non-Professional - Three (3) Winners of P50,000 + Trophy
      • Semi-Finalists - Seven (7) Winners of P5,000
    • Professional - Three (3) Winners of P75,000 + Trophy
      • Semi-Finalists - Seven (7) Winners of P10,000
Upside
  • CASH prize
  • You can submit a maximum of two (2) entries
  • The winning entries shall be featured in the 2013 PAGCOR Calendar
Downside
  • "PAGCOR shall have the sole ownership of all winning entries (finalists and semi-finalists) and may utilize the artworks for the Company’s communication materials"
For more info, log on to pagcor.ph