National Art Competition for Children’s Drawings Theme: “Faith – a dream for a better world”

In connection with the etesian “Festival of Religions”, which will take place on 25 September 2016,

The National Council of Religious Communities in Bulgaria, in partnership with the Municipality of Sofia is organizing:

National Art Competition for Children’s Drawings

Theme: “Faith – a dream for a better world”

Part in the competition could take children from the six traditional religious denominations/members of the National Council of Religious Communities in Bulgaria. The competitors are divided into three age groups:

  1. Age group from 6 to 10
  2. Age group from 11 to 14
  3. Age group from 15 to 18

Format of the pictures:

  1. Size: 35 cm /50 cm
  2. Painting technique: Free choice
  3. A lable must be placed on the back of the art work, on the down left-hand corner, containing the name of the competitor, the title of the drawing, relligious affiliation, age group, place of residence, telephone number

Application dates:

  1. All art works must be sent to the central offices of the respective religious denominations by 27 August 2016.
  2. On Monday, 29 August 2016, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., each denomination must bring the art pieces of its participants to the office of the Media&Culture Muslim Centre in Sofia (3 “Pirotska” Str.)

Prizes:

A jury of art experts will distinguish and award three art pieces from each age cathegory.

 

National Art Exhibition of artists from the religious denominations, represented in the National Council of Religious Communities in Bulgaria

Theme: “Art as an expression of faith”

In the exhibition could participate up to six art pieces from each denomination.

Format:

  1. Size: Free choice
  2. Painting technique: Free choice
  3. The art pieces must be ready for exposiotion
  4. A lable must be placed on the back of the art work, on the down left-hand corner, containing the name of the competitor, the title of the drawing, relligious affiliation, place of residence, telephone number.
  5. During the exhibition, indicative tablets will be placed under each art work.

Application dates:

On 10 September 2016, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., each denomination must present up to six art works of its representatives and artists at the Media & Culture Muslim Centre in Sofia (3 “Pirotska” Str.).