Chinese New Year Arts Competition for Schools
The Year of Pig 2019, Deadline extended to 28th Jan
1st Winners and Overall Winners receive prizes from Lord Mayor of Sheffield.
Participating schools receive prizes, like those 2nd and 3rd Prize Winners.
School can request 10 tickets, FREE, for Chinese New Year Show, 6th Feb 2019.
To promote activities related to China, schools across Yorkshire & Humber, Derbyshire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire and beyond are invited every year to submit pupils’ art work for a competition to celebrate Chinese New Year!
Run by School: The school organises a competition for pupils to create an A4-sized picture of the Chinese Zodiac of the Year - 2019 is the Year of the Pig.
Judging by School: The school then judges the competition to choose 1st, 2nd and 3rd winners per category and submits the artwork to our our office located at: 2-4 Palmerston Road, Sheffield S10 2TE.
Overall Winners across the same category are judged by the Confucius Institute.
Key Stage 1: Y1-Y2
Key Stage 2: Lower: Y3-Y4
Key Stage 2: Upper: Y5-Y6
Key Stage 3: Y7- Y9
Key Stage 4: Y10-Y11
*** Sheffield Chinese New Year Show ***
- 4-6:45pm (Pre-Show) and 7-8:45pm (Main Show), Wednesday 6th February 2019.
- at Sheffield City Hall, Barker's Pool, Sheffield S1 2JA
Pre-show, Artwork Display and Prize-giving Ceremony at Ballroom (FREE admissions)
4: 00 pm Ballroom Doors Open, Registration and Artwork Display;
4: 30 pm Pre-Show;
5: 20 pm Prize-giving Ceremony;
5: 30 pm Artwork Display, Stalls, Cultural Activities and Food Sale.
Main Show at the Main Hall- Irwin Mitchell Oval Hall (Ticketed)*
7: 00 pm Main Show
* 10 FREE tickets for school teachers, pupils and parents can be requested by a participating school based on first come first serve.
- Only 1st Winners and Overall Winners will get onto stage and receive prizes from the Lord Mayor of Sheffield.
- 2nd and 3rd winners can get prizes from the Registration Desk.
- Participating school will get a prize at the Registration Desk.
All artwork submitted must be originals (with pupils’ names, year groups and schools indicated on the reverse) and will be returned after the competition.
Deadline for school to enter: Monday 28th January 2019.
Click to download a flyer and an Entry Slip.
226 entries from 40 schools across Yorkshire & Humber and Derbyshire were received and displayed at Sheffield City Hall as part of Chinese New Year show.
86 1st-prize winners at each participating schools, plus 6 Overall Winners at each Category, received their prizes from the Lord Mayor of Sheffield.
2015- Sheep / Goat
160 entries from 35 schools across Yorkshire & Humber and Derbyshire were received. All entries were displayed at Sheffield City Hall as part of Chinese New Year Show.
There were 52 1st-Prize winners, plus 2nd and 3rd prize winners at each participating school. 1st-prize winners, including 4 Overall Winners, received their prizes from the Lord Mayor of Sheffield.
120 entries from schools in Yorkshire & Humber and Derbyshire were received. After careful judging, 36 winners and 56 runner-ups were selected. The Painting Exhibition and the Prize-giving Ceremony took place at Sheffield City Hall as part of Chinese New Year Show.
For more information, contact:
Tel: 0114 2228447 Email : firstname.lastname@example.org