Creative New Year contest "Brevity is the sister of talent" Automatic translate
This is our first “pilot” online competition for future artists. It is carried out online, personal presence is not required. The works are evaluated by a jury composed of the leaders of Stroganovka 1 and academics of the Creative Union of Artists of Russia 2 and the Russian Academy of Arts 3 . The competition can be attended by children of preschool and school age, independently or under the guidance of their creative mentors, as well as collectively art schools, painting studios, painting circles.
Level of training: Amateur.
Age of participants: from 5 to 14 years.
brushes, palette knives, paints
- Graphic arts
pencils, crayons, pens, felt-tip pens
We will ask the participants of this competition to show the laconicism of the New Year mood in a minimalistic manner. The fewer strokes you need to display an idea, the better. At the same time, a drawing that conveys more meaning or evokes more emotions will be rated higher. In the nomination “Painting” the composition may be a little more complicated and rich, while in the “Graphics” several beautiful smooth lines may be enough.
- Works are accepted until February 10, 2020 (inclusive).
- The winners will be determined on February 16, 2020 .
How to take part
1. If you do not have an account on the site yet - create it Do not forget to specify an e-mail in the Profile settings, we will send you notifications about the passage of stages to it.
Если вы потерялись: вход в личный кабинет находится в выпадающем меню под аватаркой справа сверху любой страницы сайта. - If you are lost: the entrance to your personal account is in the drop-down menu under the avatar on the top right of any page on the site. A link to the competition section is on the main page of the site and in the Author’s Cabinet.
2. Check out the documentation
3. Click the big green “Participate” button above on this page. The competition will appear in your section "Participation" (Pay attention to the menu on the left).
4. Fill out a small profile Children of any age can participate in the competition, but minors may need adult assistance to participate. The questionnaire contains data about the participant in the competition, the author of the work.
Анкета представителя (руководителя школы или студии) отличается от анкеты участника, переключение на анкету для представителей находится в верхней части страницы анкеты. - The questionnaire of the representative (the head of the school or studio) is different from the participant’s questionnaire, switching to the questionnaire for representatives is at the top of the questionnaire page.
5. Next, you need to upload your work to the site. To do this, use the standard download interface used by the authors of the Art Club.
Зайдите в личный Кабинет и найдите на странице кнопку “Загрузка” (она вторая слева под цветными блоками с ЛС, комментариями и т.п.). - Go to your Personal Account and find the “Download” button on the page (it is the second on the left under the colored blocks with drugs, comments, etc.). Or simply follow the direct link: Download (Link will open in a new window).
Укажите название работы, добавьте файл изображения и установите категорию. - Indicate the name of the work, add the image file and set the category. Please note that the category must correspond to the nomination of the competition in which you plan to participate (for example, for the nomination "Painting", you need the category "Painting"). Check the "Competition" box below. On this page you can upload as many works as you like, one at a time.
Выставьте работу (или работы) на конкурс. - Put the work (or work) to the competition. To do this, open the section “Participation” (a list of your contests is shown there), click on the required competition and at the bottom of the page you will see a green button “Add work”. Then you will be asked to choose a job from the ones you uploaded to the site (only jobs with the desired category will be shown).
To participate in the competition, you will need a high-quality photo with a resolution of at least 3000 pixels on the larger side (any modern smartphone will cope with this task). You can make adjustments (for example, replace the file) no later than the deadline for accepting work.
Instructions on how to download works are in the section Help 1
Если вы преподаватель и выставляете на конкурс работы своих учеников, удобнее будет разместить все работы в одном альбоме и добавить на конкурс этот альбом. - If you are a teacher and submit your students to the competition, it will be more convenient to place all the works in one album and add this album to the competition. In this case, each work in the album should contain the name of the contestant in the title (for example, “Sidorov Ivan ~ Bereg”).
6. If you have not already done so, pay a small registration fee (the current size is indicated in Competition Regulations 10 )
7. Wait for the jury to vote and take stock of the competition. A link to the results page will appear on this page and in our communities on social networks.
Awarding of laureates
Winners (and their representatives, in case of group participation) will be awarded with diplomas. The diploma is issued in electronic form, is available for printing on a color printer or in a printing house. All diplomas issued contain information about the contest, the name of the contestant (and / or the name of his supervisor), the name of the contestant’s school, the jury and a link (in QR-code format) to the contest page confirming the authenticity of this information.
Participants are evaluated in each nomination separately for three age groups (that is, there will be 6 first places) in the "personal" and "team" standings (the second - subject to a wide representation of educational institutions, art schools, studios, etc.).
A special bonus for the winners in the team event (in the case of collective participation of creative schools and studios under the guidance of a teacher) is the placement on the site of detailed information about the educational institution, its teachers and students with photos and links, with an announcement in social networks.
1 - Moscow State Art and Industry Academy (MGHPA) named after S. G. Stroganov - one of the oldest art schools in Russia in the field of industrial, monumental, decorative and applied art and interior art -
2 - The Creative Union of Russian Artists - an all-Russian public organization uniting about fifteen thousand professional artists throughout Russia - http://tcxp.ru/
3 - The Russian Academy of Arts - the largest center of Russian art culture, is the assignee of the Academy of Arts of the USSR and is one of the most valuable objects of cultural heritage of the peoples of the Russian Federation (in accordance with the Decrees of the President of the Russian Federation) - https://rah.ru/