The Greater Bay Area, Our Elegant Home – Guangdong–Hong Kong-Macao Marine Life Drawing Competition 2018

Introduction

Abutting the same coastline of Pearl River Estuary, Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao enjoy the prosperous marine environment and rich resources of the Greater Bay Area. Our beautiful Bay Area is home to a great variety of marine species. Among them are frolicking Chinese white dolphins, tender green sea turtles, gorgeous corals, and various fishes. They share the ocean with us and play a vital role in sustaining the marine ecosystem and establishing its ecological balance.

“The Greater Bay Area, Our Elegant Home – Guangdong–Hong Kong-Macao Marine Life Drawing Competition 2018” aims at encouraging students, youngsters and members of the public to express their impressions of marine life through art, with a view to promoting public awareness on conservation of marine resources.

  Date

01/09/2018 (Sat) Call for entries
23/11/2018 (Fri) Deadline for submissions
21/12/2018 (Fri) Announcement of winners
17/02/2019 (Sun) Prize presentation ceremony
  Regulation

Entries must be two-dimensional and may be drawn with any materials. No computer-generated drawings would be accepted. Please submit only one drawing under one of the groups listed below. Repeated entries will be disqualified. Judging panel's decision is final.

               
GroupEligibilitySubmission Size(±2cm)
Junior Primary Primary 1 - 3 students 29cm x 38cm
Senior Primary Primary 4 - 6 students
Secondary Secondary students 42cm x 59cm
Open Anyone not belonging to Primary or Secondary groups

  • Late submissions will not be considered.
  • Applicants must apply through the region which they have valid addresses or which they are studying in. If found not complying with the condition, applicants will be disqualified.
  • All submitted entries will not be returned.
  • Winning drawings may be used by the organizers for exhibition, publication, broadcasting or other publicity purposes.
  • The champions of each Hong Kong group will compete with champions from Guangdong and Macao for the cross-boundary overall champions of The Greater Bay Area, Our Elegant Home - Guangdong - Hong Kong - Macao Marine Life Drawing Competition 2018.
  Judging Panel
Dr. LAM Hau-ling Eileen Assistant Professor, Department of Cultural and Creative Arts, EdUHK
Mr. WAI King-man Chairman, Hong Kong Culture & Art Exchange Association
Mr. CHIU Tze-man Founder, Hong Kong Children's Art Society
  Copyright

  • Entries to the competition must be original drawings.
  • The Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department and the Ocean Park Conservation Foundation, Hong Kong reserve all rights of the drawings submitted including their copyright. patent and all other related rights.
  • The Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department and the Ocean Park Conservation Foundation, Hong Kong reserve the rights to use part or all of the contents of entries for non-commercial and educational purposes, without offering any kind of reward to the participants.
  Personal Data Policy

  • All personal data submitted by the participants will only be used in competition-related matters.
  • According to section 18 and 22 and principle 6 in Schedule 1 of Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (Cap 486), a relevant person is subject to rights to access to and correct their personal data.
  • Anyone who would like to access to or correct his/her personal data should submit a written request to the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, Marine Conservation Division / West, 7/F., Cheung Sha Wan Government Offices, 303 Cheung Sha Wan Road, Sham Shui Po, Kowloon.



 

 

 

 

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Organizers:


Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department
 Ocean Park Conservation Foundation Hong Kong
 Official Provisional Municipal Council of Macau
Marine and Water Bureau
广东省海洋与渔业局

Co-organizers:

Macao Environment Protection Volunteer Association
广东省海洋与渔业宣传教育中心
GuangDong Region Competition Webpage
GuangDong Region Competition Webpage
Macao Region Competition Webpage
Macao Region
Competition Webpage

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Last Revision Date: 2018/09/01