THROUGH THE EYES OF DYSLEXIA

ARTVenture – a branch under the DAS’s range of programmes, organises DAS first-ever Art Competition and we want everyone to join us!  Regardless of your expertise, come and be part of this significant event to spread the strengths and uniqueness of having Dyslexia.

There are a total of 3 categories for this competition and everyone gets a chance to participate! Click on the tabs above for more information. 

2019 DAS Art Competition FINAL 01 min

SINGAPORE, OUR HOME

This colour competition is open to all DAS pre-school and primary school students. Students can use any medium to colour i.e. watercolours, crayons, acrylic.

There are two AGE categories:

  1. Junior Category (5 - 9 years old) - Download Junior colouring template here
  2. Youth Category (10 - 12 years old) - Download Youth colouring template here

There can only be a maximum of one entry per student.

Colouring templates can be downloaded from our website or collected from any of these 3 DAS centres:

  • Bishan Learning Centre
  • Jurong Point Learning Centre
  • Tampines Learning Centre

 

 

PRIZES

1st PRIZE

(1 each age category)

  • $200 Voucher and Winner Trophy
  • Sponsorship at ARTVenture Junior Artist Programme

2nd PRIZE

(1 each age category)

  • $150 Voucher and Runner-Up Trophy
  • Sponsorship at ARTVenture Junior Artist Programme

3rd PRIZE

(1 each age category)

  • $100 Voucher and Runner-Up Trophy
  • Sponsorship at ARTVenture Junior Artist Programme

Submissions

  • Download and print the colouring template provided.
  • All participants must register here first. A confirmation email with your artist number will be sent to you in your email. 
  • Artwork must be solely done by the student.
  • Artwork can be done in any medium (colour pencils, crayon, markers, watercolour, etc)
  • Entries must be submitted by 22 September 2019. Please ensure your art piece has your artist number.
  • Entries can be submitted at Tampines, Jurong Point or Bishan Learning Centre, or through their DAS Educational Therapist. No online submissions are allowed.
  • Each entry must be accompanied by the child’s full name as registered and artist number.
  • All entries will be displayed on social media platforms. Top entries will be displayed in future ARTVenture exhibitions.

 

Judging CRITERIA

  • Entries will be judged within their age capabilities.
  • Entries will be judged based on creativity, originality, control of the medium, and overall aesthetic.
  • Winners should be notified of our selections by 1 October 2019.

 

Entries, More Information, Questions

Direct all queries to info@das.org.sg

 

 

ARTVENTURE LOGO DESIGN

ARTVenture started out in 2016 is looking for a logo to represent ourselves. Recently revamped, we want to go beyond just seeking artistic talents for DAS special events. We want to nurture interests and discover platforms for our students to showcase their artworks. We are looking for students to design our logo which carries a message about who we are - an art programme for children with unique learning needs.

THERE ARE TWO AGE CATEGORIES:

  1. DAS students from Secondary 1 to Secondary 4. (13- 17 years old)
  2. DAS alumni in Tertiary institution. (ITE, Polytechnic, Junior College)

There can only be a maximum of one entry per student.

The logo design, together with the artist number to be sent to nicole@das.org.sg

 

 

PRIZES

WINNER*

  • $388 Voucher and Winner Trophy
  • Logo will be used for ALL ArtVenture events and publications

*There will only be one winner for this competition. The winner may be asked to provide original design, which will be returned.

SUBMISSIONS

  • All participants must register here first. A confirmation email with your artist number will be sent to you in your email.
  • The logo must be the original work of the student. It may be created using pencils, crayons, markers, paint or a computer drawing program (All images must be original).
  • The logo design must be submitted in any of the following formats: .jpg, .tiff, or .pdf (if a hard-copy design sketch is submitted, it must be scanned or otherwise rendered into one of the above computer formats and submitted).
  • Images can be larger than but must be no smaller than, three inches by three inches (3” x 3”). 
  • The logo design, together with the child's full name as registered and artist number to be sent to nicole@das.org.sg
  • Entries must be submitted by 22 September 2019. Please ensure your art piece has your artist number.
  • All entries will be displayed on social media platforms.

 

JUDGING CRITERIA

  • Entries will be judged on their visual appeal, relevance to ARTVenture, quality of design, and ease of reproduction.

 

 

ENTRIES, MORE INFORMATION, QUESTIONS

Direct all queries to info@das.org.sg

 

 

THROUGH THE EYES OF DYSLEXIA

Through the Eyes of Dyslexia, as the main theme of the competition, we are looking for art pieces that bring out the world through the eyes of a person with dyslexia.  You may have a loved one with dyslexia, know of someone with dyslexia or you may have dyslexia yourself, we want to see your creation and interpretation from various perspectives. 

All art pieces submitted will need to be accompanied with a short write-up about your work. We seek your rights to upload all pieces on our official DAS Instagram upon your submission.

THIS IS AN OPEN CATEGORY, ELIGIBLE FOR THE FOLLOWING GROUPS:

  1. Secondary Students
  2. DAS Staff
  3. DAS Alumni
  4. Parents/Guardian/Family Members of DAS students

A digital image of the artwork together with the artist number is to be sent to nicole@das.org.sg

 

PRIZES

1st PRIZE

$300 Voucher and Winner Trophy

2nd PRIZE

$200 Voucher and Runner-up Trophy

3rd PRIZE

$100 Voucher and Runner-up Trophy

Top 20 Artists

All selected pieces will be displayed for viewing at World Dyslexia Awareness Week (WDAW) event from 1 to 6 Oct 2019. For more info about WDAW, click here

 

SUBMISSIONS

  • All participants must register here first. A confirmation email with your artist number will be sent to you in your email.
  • The artwork must be the original work of the participant. Artwork can be done in any medium (pencils, colour pencils, crayon, markers, watercolour, acrylic painting, oil painting, sculpture, illustration, digital artwork, mixed media, etc.)
  • A digital image of the artwork together with the artist number is to be sent to nicole@das.org.sg. Hard copies will be required if the artwork has been selected.
  • Hard copy entries can be submitted at Tampines, Jurong Point or Bishan Learning Centre and submitted by 22 September 2019.
  • All submissions to include Full name, Artist number and a short write-up for artwork.
  • All entries will be displayed on social media platforms.Top 20 winning entries will be displayed at the various ARTVenture exhibitions.

JUDGING CRITERIA

  1. Interpretation of the theme
  2. Creativity and originality of the depicted theme
  3. Quality of artistic composition and overall design based on the theme
  4. Overall impression of the artwork

 

ENTRIES, MORE INFORMATION, QUESTIONS

Direct all queries to info@das.org.sg