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Reykjavik Art Museum Drawing Competition

Reykjavik Art Museum has recently organized exhibitions in which the drawing is in the foreground.Two of these are currently on display at the Hafnarhus; Erró-Drawings and Fast and slow lines - from the private collection of Petur Arason and Ragna Róbertsdóttir. On this occasion the Reykjavik Art Museum announces a drawing competition in which primary school students (7th and 8th, 9th and 10th grade) around the country and the general population, 16 years of age and older are invited to participate.

The purpose of the competition is to increase understanding and knowledge on drawing, as well interest on drawing as an art form, among the general public and students alike. The competition revolves around submitting a drawing on paper under the project description (size, material, etc..).

The contestants will be divided into two categories: primary school students (7th and 8th, 9th and 10th grade) around the country and the general population, 16 years of age and older.

A generous award in each category and the honor of exhibiting at the museum. Total of 60 drawings will be selected . A signed graphic work by the artists Erró donated by the Reykjavik Art Museum. The exhibition will be in the F-exhibition hall of Hafnarhús 12 November to 1 January 2012.


Here is a description of the competition process for primary school students (7th and 8th, 9th and 10th grade).

Here is a description of the competition process for the general population, 16 years of age and older.



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