NCCA launches ‘Tularawan’ electronic art contest

Each and every calendar year, the country celebrates the delivery of the nationwide hero, Dr. Jose Rizal, by remembering his lifetime and functions. As considerably as he invested his everyday living dabbling in distinct fields and practices these as the sciences, visual arts, journalism, and sporting activities, it was his inventive and literary performs that truly ignited and linked the pressure with his countrymen and modified the program of Philippine background.

And as the nation remembers Rizal on his 160th delivery anniversary, the National Commission for Society and the Arts (NCCA) Sentro Rizal is launching “Rizal @ 160 Tularawan” – a electronic artwork contest for Overseas Filipino youth that will draw inspiration from Rizals poems.

Contestants shall opt for one particular of the nationwide heros is effective that will be the resource of inspiration for their digital artwork. Some of the poems are: “Mi Ultimo Adios,” “Kundiman,” “A La Juventud Filipina,” Canto de Maria Clara,” “Goodbye to Leonor,” Mi Retiro,” “El Canto del Viajero,” “Me Piden Versos,” and El Agua y El Fuego.”

The contest is open up to all Overseas Filipinos (residing outside the house the Philippines) ages 18 to 35, with a evidence of overseas residency upon registration.

Every single participant should post only 1 entry through the Sentro Rizal site right until Oct 15, 2021 at 11:59 PM PHT. Late entries as indicated on the electronic time stamp will not be recognized.

All entries must be developed digitally and offered in many formats of stand-by yourself digital art impression this sort of as, but not limited to: Graphic poster, web comic, fractal artwork, details-moshing, dynamic portray, 2D computer graphics, 3D computer graphics, pixel artwork, electronic pictures, photo-portray, manual vector drawing, integrated art, raster painting, and personal computer-produced portray.

5 winners will acquire an formal Winners certification and a hard cash prize ranging from P10,000 to P50,000.

With the delivery anniversary of Dr. Jose Rizal, this is a possibility to demonstrate how Filipino artists are qualified and gifted even if they are not physically at residence.