Contest Invitation

Arts for The Future is inviting students from all over the world to use their talents, imagination, and creativity to create original artwork “Our World, Our Future”.  2018-19 California International Student Art Contest is launched by 501C3 Non-Profit Organization Arts for The Future and Peninsula Museum of Art. Organized by Innovative Bay.​

​Friends

Silvia Guo, Age: 6

Fremont, CA, USA

My world in color

Yiting Huang, Age: 12

Irvine, CA, USA

Our Futuristic City

Kate Shin, Age: 15

Cupertino, CA

Eligibility 

Calling Artists: K-12

Group 1 (Age 6 and under)  

Group 2 (Age 7-12)

Group 3 (Age 13-17)

Teaching Award 


Teachers will receive Teaching Award if more than 5 of his/her students’ work got into final round of Competition.  And certificate will be awarded to each teacher. List of Teaching Award will be published in the international media including ABC, NBC, CBS, Ifeng etc.


Grand Prize

Overlooking the Terrestrials

Kaitlyn Southiphonh 13

San Francisco, CA, USA

One World

Ashley Tan, Age: 14

Subang Jaya, Malaysia

Contact Us

Looking to the Future

Olivia Park, Age:13

Dallas, TX, USA

Split

Linda Liu, Age:14

Beijing, China

Judging

The art will be judged on four primary artistic elements:

Creativity       (25%)

Skill / ability   (25%)

Color             (25%)

Expression    (25%)

Dream

Karuna Shakya, Age:12

Slough, UK

Blow your Dream

Hailey Um, Age: 16

Plano, TX, USA

Window to the Future

Annie Xinran Lin 14

Houston, TX, USA

Group Award 

Me, Our World, and the Future

Hyeyeon Lee 12

Lewisville, Texas, USA

Global warming on a lightbulb

Cindy Liu, Age: 11

San Jose, CA, USA

Support 

Group 3

Age 13-17

Precious animals
Silin Pan, Age: 11

Ningde, China

Unreachable

Lisa Zhang, Age:12

Beijing, China

What will happen to the polar bears?

Kaitlyn Schlipf 8

San Francisco, CA, USA

Our World Our Future

Thalia Garcia 16

Madera, CA, USA

Journey to the Future

Huanying Yeh 16

Rocklin, CA, USA

Host​   

Group 1

Age 6 and Under

Awards & Honors

Grand Prize, First Place, Second Place, Third Place and Honorable Mention in each age group will receive a certificate.

Grand Prize, First Place, Second Place work will be showed in art exhibition in Google San Francisco and Peninsula Museum of Art and be published in the international media including ABC, NBC, CBS, Ifeng, Sina, Sohu etc.

"Future with peace... Or Humanity to Cease ? Make the right choice !"

Tarika Aravind 6

Plano, Texas, USA

Below are part of the students who received Honorable Mention

Group Award 


Each group will receive a Grand Prize, First Place, Second Place, Third Place and Honorable Mention if more than 200, 100, 50 ,20 student submit their work online. And certificate will be awarded to each organization. List of Group Award will be published in the international media including ABC, NBC, CBS, Ifeng etc.


Group 1

Age 6 and Under

Unity to Success

Josefien G. Gonzales, Age:10

Sto. Cristo, Mexico, Philippines

One World

Keya Thota 14

Fremont, CA, USA

Save the World, Save the Future.

Ashvika Bandaru, Age: 15

Franklin Park, NJ, USA

Organizer​​           

Group 3

Age 13 and Above

Teaching Award 

Group 2

Age 7-12

Running towards the future

Arim Jun 11

Dallas, TX, USA

This Earth is My Home, No Matter What Future Brings

Adaeze Okeke, Age: 12

Franklin Park, NJ, USA

Need For Speed

Xiu H'ng Oo, Age: 12

Georgetown, Malaysia

Now, Face the Future of the Earth

Khloe Chan Age: 6

San Francisco, CA, USA

Third Place

Requirement 


Participants’ artwork must be original.

Art can represent the following mediums: drawing and painting (i.e., pencil, charcoal, pastels, colored pencils, oil paints, acrylics, water media, mixed media) and photography.

Students give permission to Arts For Future to exhibit, reproduce, copy and print artwork for the purpose of promoting and publishing.


My Safe Blue World

Daksh Bafna, Age: 10

Somerset, NJ, USA

I am in the Future World

Seher Kaur 10

Somerset, NJ, USA

Finalist Judging Round 

If your artwork is selected as a finalist, you will be contacted after submission and invited to deliver to us (mail to our headquarter) your original artwork for the final judging round.


​Arts for The Future

Mailing Address:  39120 Argonaut Way #756, Fremont, CA 94538


​If your artwork is selected as a finalist, please send a fee of $15 (US dollar) to us for certificate shipping.  You will be contacted via emails with more details.



Finalists’ artwork delivery deadline: Feb 28, 2019

All finalists’ original artwork pieces will be a collection to Arts for The Future and will not be returned to the students.


Note: The expense of getting the original artwork to the judging location is the responsibility of the finalists.



Cities of the New Beginning

Jingqi Weng, Age:12

Quincy, Massachusetts, USA

Future Computers

Ryan Zhang Age: 6

Fremont, CA, USA

Balance

Kelly Li 15

Beijing, China

Honorable Mention

Second Place

Inhalant

Sharon Zhan, Age:15

Beijing, China

Group 3

Age 13-18

Time to Come

Sofia Baptiste

16 Burbank, CA, USA

International Media

We Can Do It Together

Joanne Teh, Age: 14

Riverside, CA, USA

Titan system for us

Kyle Wu, Age: 6

Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Group 2

Age 7-12

Group 1

Age 6 and Under

Space Y

Yohan Gong, Age: 5

Fremont, CA, USA

Go to sea school

Sitong Xiong 6

Sunnyvale, CA, USA

A.I. Pet

Chun Kit Yip 13

Georgetown, Malaysia

First Place

Submitting Entries 


Entry Deadline : Nov 30, 2018

Entries must be submitted electronically at Arts for The Future. Students may submit up to 2 pieces.

Artwork must be submitted in .jpg or .png format. File naming convention: Lastname_FirstInitial_Title.jpg (example: Smith_Jone_Dream.jpg)

Artwork should be flat and created  (in inches) not exceed 11″×17″ (29.7 cm ×42 cm).

Greener And Peaceful Land

Yi Xuan Lim, Age: 9

Georgetown, Malaysia

Make a green and happy life

Rebecca Liu, Age: 6

Santa Clara, CA, USA

​​​​ ARTS FOR THE FUTURE

Light of the future

Jenna Huangfu, Age: 14

Beijing, China

Technology Changes But Familyhood Remains

Jia Xinn Nicole Lim, Age: 10

Georgetown, Malaysia

Group 2

Age 7-12

Human and nature

Yixuan Liu, Age:11

Wuhan, China

Our World Our Future

Arkopriya Aich, Age:9

Fremont, CA, USA

Preliminary Judging Round 


Submit an online entry form with a digital photo of your work by Nov 30, 2018.

Once your artwork is completed, you will take a good digital picture of it to submit by email at the time you submit your online entry form. Do not send your original artwork for the preliminary judging round. A team of judges will review all entries and select finalists in each age category and each artwork category. Finalists will be contacted in 30 days after submission via email.


Our World, Our Future

Skylie Urienza, Age: 10

Walnut Creek, CA

Theme

Our World, Our Future


Light

Athena Wang, Age:15

Fremont, CA, USA

We are all Happy!

Kamalika Kasam 6

Franklin Park, NJ, USA