The Office of Alumni Relations (OAR) is calling all art enthusiasts to submit entries to the Likhang Luntian: An Assemblage of Found Objects (An Art Competition).
The Art Competition aims to support the Loyalty Day theme “UPLB leads Green” with the purpose of collecting and using found objects or wastes and produce new artwork with refunctioning or repurposing in mind.
The competition is open to all UPLB alumni and registered students of UPLB. Participants must provide and bring their finished art pieces/materials when they register on September 26-30, 2011, Mondays-Fridays, 8am-5pm at OAR, UPLB Alumni Center, Narra Road, UPLB, College, Laguna. The registration fee per participant is P100.
The artwork can be wall mounted or free standing. Wall-mounted artwork from found objects should measure not more than 2x2 ft. and weigh a maximum of 3 kilos. Free standing objects should have a volume dimension of 16x16x16 in and weigh a maximum of 3 kilos.
Deadline for registration and submission of entry to the competition is on Sept. 30, 2011, 4pm, at the OAR. Entries submitted beyond 4pm on Sept. 30, 2011, will no longer be accepted.
Cash prizes await the top three winners. The winning entries and finalists shall be exhibited on Oct. 3-10, 2011 at the UPLB Alumni Center.
For more information about the competition, interested individuals can log on to http:oar.uplb.edu.ph to download the entry form or visit the OAR at the UPLB Alumni Center with teletext 049 576 0104. (Emy S. Mariveles)