Chinese New Year Arts Competition for Schools

中国新年生肖绘画比赛


The Year of Pig 2019, Deadline extended to 28th Jan

pig1st 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.

Categories:

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
Six-Form: Y12-Y13

*** 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.


2018- Dog


2017- Rooster


Childrens painting Rooster painting Rooster painting
Rooster painting Rooster painting Rooster painting

Click to see all KS1 entries.

Click to see all KS2L entries.

Click to see all KS2U entries.

Click to see all KS3 entries.

Click to see all KS4 entries.

Click to see all Sixth Form entries.


2016- Monkey

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. 

Overall Winners:

Overall winner_KS1 Overall winner_KS2L

Overall winner_KS2U

Overall winner_KS3

Overall winner_KS4

Click to see entries at Key Stage 1.

Click to see entries at Key Stage 2 Lower.

Click to see entries at Key Stage 2 Upper.

Click to see entries at Key Stage 3.

Click to see entries at Key Stage 4.

Click to see entries at Six Form.

Overall Winners 2016.


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.

KS1_Hallam_Pri_Beth_Surfleet

KS4_Maple Medical PRU_Tiffany_Warr

KS2_Nether Green J_Lola Pinnock

KS3_Birkdale_Jake_Chan

2015_display

2015_Prize_Ceremony

Click to see entries at Key Stage 1.

Click to see entries at Key Stage 2.

Click to see entries at Key Stage 3.

Click to see entries at Key Stage 4.


2014- Horse

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.

exhibition exhibition KS1
KS2 KS3 KS4

Click to see Winners and some Runner-ups at Key Stage 1 entries

Click to see Winners and some Runner-ups at Key Stage 2 entries

Click to see Winners and some Runner-ups at Key Stage 3 entries

Click to see Winners and some Runner-ups at Key Stage 4 entries


2013- Snake

Infant group winnerJunior group winnerSenior group winner


Click to see 1st Prize images of Infant entries from all participting schools

Click to see 1st Prize images of Junior entries from all participating schools

Click to see 1st Prize images of Senior entries from all participating schools

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2012- Dragon

W_Infant_Jessica_Li_StarSchool     W_Junior_Meliza_Gramy_BeckP    W_Senior_Rhona_Hunter_LadyL


Click to see 1st Prize images of Infant entries

Click to see 1st Prize images of Junior entries

Click to see 1st Prize images of Senior entries

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2010- Tiger

Display at CNY Dinner, Sheffield United Football Club


Infant - Orla Conneely (Hasland Infant School)

Junior - Keren Wang (Star Mandarin School)

Senior - Nicole Briggs (Queensbury School)


Click to see top images of Infant entries

Click to see top images of Junior entries

Click to see top images of Senior entries

Please click to see photographs displayed at SUFC

For more information, contact:

Tel:  0114 2228447    Email : confucius@sheffield.ac.uk