International Drawing & Painting Competition : Folk traditions from my region

The Argeș County Council through the Argeș County Culture and Arts Center launches the first edition of the international drawing and painting competition with the theme: Folk traditions from my region, which is aimed at young artists with a maximum age of 19.

The first prize winners, of each age category, will be invited to participate in the drawing camp-competition that will take place in July 2024. The drawing camp will take place for a week, and the minor winners will have a companion. Our institution will bear the costs related to accommodation and meals.


We invite you to participate!

The requirements for application:
1). Maximum age: 19 years old, fulfilled until the end of 2024
2). Theme – Folk traditions from my region,
3). Identification texts: Every entry should carry the following information in English and
in Block Letters at the back of the painting /drawing:
– First name
– Last name
– Date of birth (age in completed years)
– Full postal address and e-mail address (street, city, no., country etc.)
– Mentor’s name

4) The works must be 30/42 cm. Works of other sizes are not accepted. Each child must submit only one paper respecting the mentioned theme.

5) The allowed number of paintings that can participate in this competition is 15 paintings/school/organization. Its should not be mounted/framed.

6) All packets should be pre-paid adequately, stamped and mailed directly to reach:

Argeș County Center for Culture and Arts, Bulevardul Republicii, no. 66, Pitesti, Argeș county. code. 110014, Romania

Please write on the envelope: no commercial value.

7) No entry will be returned.
The copyright owner can no longer use the work, for an unlimited period and for the territory of Romania, clause agreed with the transferee and can no longer transmit this right to another person. The copyright owner authorizes the County Center for Culture and Arts, free of charge, to use the work by: reproduction, distribution, the rental or loan of the work, by any means including the making it available to the public, so that it can be accessed at any place and at any time individually by the public, the broadcasting of the work, cable retransmission of the work and the production of derivative works.

8) The last date for receipt is March 31, 2024 (stamped in your country).

9) Results will be announced until April, 2024. The winners will be notified personally by mail or e-mail. Paintings will be judged by a commission of experts (artists, art critics, drawing teachers).

10) The following prizes are offered:
– Prizes I, II, III, one for each age category: until 7 years old, 8 – 11 years old, 12 -15 years
old, 16 – 19 years old and Honorable Mentions.
– The first prize winners, in each age category, will be invited to participate in a competition camp, together with a companion, which will take place in July 2024
11). Information about the awards ceremony will be given later.


Tel. +40 248 212 260

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