Jan 29, 2009, 4:42 AM
The 40th World Schoolchildren's Art exhibition is been announced to be held in
School children in the
The purpose of the exhibition is to promote mutual understanding and friendship among the young generation of the world through the exchange of children's art works.
According to a media dispatch from the Taiwanese Embassy in
Teachers in the country are encouraged to assist the children to facilitate their participation in the international art exhibition, the release added.
The artwork verities include oil painting, water colors, wood cut prints, collages, etching, and graphic design among others and must be measure within 55cm X 40 cm.
The artwork should include the full name of the child, date and place of birth, sex, nationality as well as the name and address of the school.
The deadline for the submission of works to the Taiwanese embassy is
Winning artist will be awarded just like previous years with certificates, prizes, including gold and silver medals as well as cash prizes.
Teachers who want their children to be part of the competition can contact the embassy for any further enquiries.