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Sat, Aug 17



The 12th Youth World Cup Living Painting Competition

Experience the thrill of the Youth WorldCup Painting Competition! Showcase your art, connect globally, and inspire change through creativity

The 12th Youth World Cup Living Painting Competition
The 12th Youth World Cup Living Painting Competition

Time & Location

Aug 17, 2024, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Richmond, 6111 River Rd, Richmond, BC V7C 4N1, Canada

About the event

Welcome to The 12th Youth World Cup Living Painting Competition!

Join us at Richmond Olympic Oval for the exciting the 12th Youth World Cup Live Painting Competition, a distinguished global event that unites young artists from around the world to celebrate creativity and cultural diversity. Hosted by the Youth World Cup Live Painting Competition Organizing Committee and jointly organized by the Canada Youth Arts Development Foundation, Il Centro Italian Cultural Centre, and Canada Shandong Chinese Business Association, this event is designed not only to showcase emerging talent but also to foster international friendships and cultural exchange.

Event Highlights:

  • Global Participation: Engage with talented young artists from various countries, each bringing their unique perspectives and artistic expressions.
  • Artistic Development: Participants will have the chance to demonstrate their artistic skills in a vibrant live competition setting, challenging themselves and learning from their international peers.
  • Cultural Exchange: Experience the rich diversity of global cultures through art, which transcends language and geographical barriers, promoting mutual understanding and respect.
  • Supporting Education: The competition supports UNICEF's "School-in-a-Box" program, aiming to provide educational opportunities to children affected by disasters. By participating, you help contribute to a crucial cause, ensuring that education can continue in the most challenging conditions.

Join Us: Whether you're a budding artist, a supporter of the arts, or simply wish to contribute to a meaningful cause, your participation is invaluable. Together, we can make a significant impact on the lives of children worldwide, providing them with the tools they need to succeed despite adversity.

Registration Age Groups:

Preschool Group A (Age 4-6)

Childrend Group B (Age 7-12)

Juvenile Group C (Age 13-17)

Youth Group D (Age 18-25)

Competition Requirements:

1. Theme: Choose one from Friendship, Dreams, or Environmental Protection.

2. Form of Painting: No restrictions.

3. Painting Materials: No restrictions (Participants must bring their own. Please do not use materials that remain wet after completion).

4. Artwork: Concepts may be prepared in advance, but all artwork must be created on-site.


First Prize, Second Prize, Third Prize, Honorable Mention

Judging Criteria:

Theme (20%), Creativity (20%), Technique (20%), Color (20%), Composition (20%)

Items Provided Onsite:

Easels, canvases, paper size: 11 x 14 inches, T-shirts

If you bring your own paper, it must be between 11 x 14 inches and 18 x 24 inches. Sizes smaller or larger than this range will not be considered in the judging.

Submission of Artwork:

1. Please fill in contestant information on a sticker on the back of the artwork.

2. Ensure that the artwork is dry before submission.

Entry Requirements:

1. Please register for entry between 12 PM and 1 PM.

2. Contestants should bring their own drinking water and food is NOT allowed during the competition.


Paid parking is available at the ground floor.

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