Ramayana Art Contest

Ramayana Art Contest

Khula Aasmaan announces an international art competition on Ramayana for children, young adults and others. This project by Khula Aasmaan (खुला आसमान) will involve an international painting competition on Ramayana. Apart from the painting competition on Ramayana, we will curate content on Ramayana. Children and young adults are invited to paint characters, incidents and landscapes from the epic Ramayana. Select artworks from this Ramayana art collection will be part of a special edition of pictorial Ramayana ebook apart from other possibilities.

Contest Start Date and Closing Date

Contest start date : 15 August 2020
Contest will close on : 31 December 2020

Who can participate ?

We invite children (5 to 15 years), college students (16 to 25 years) and others (26 years and above with no upper limit) to participate in this unique international painting competition. This is a free online international art competition, which is open 24 x 7. Use the contest form provided to submit your entry and images of your drawing or painting related to Ramayana.

Contest Theme

The artworks to be submitted for the contest should be related to Ramayana - characters from Ramayana, incidents from Ramayana, landscapes from Ramayana and any other artwork inspired by Ramayana.

Artwork Size

The artwork should be one of the following three sizes :

  • A4 ( 8.27 x 11.69 in or 21 x 29.7 cm)
  • A3 ( 11.69 x 16.53 in or 29.7 x 42.0 cm)
  • Postcard (3.75 x 5.75 in or 9.52 x 12.7 cm)

For A4 or A3 size artworks, submit a good quality image of the artwork along with full details such as artwork title, medium used, size while submitting the entry. Please do not send the original artwork to us. Please preserve the artwork in good condition, as we will need the original artwork, if it gets shortlisted.

For artwork on postcards, use a standard postcard available at any post office . The full blank side should be used for your painting whereas the other side should be used to write your details such as Name, Age, Class in which you study, School/College name, City/Town, State, Country and a note on the artwork being submitted. The painting postcard should be put in an envelope neatly packed and sent to us by post / speed post or courier as convenient.

Artwork Medium

You are free to use any medium of your choice to create your artwork. You can thus use any of the following mediums for your artwork :

  • Pencil Drawing
  • Watercolours
  • Poster colours
  • Acrylic colours
  • Oil colours
  • Oil pastels
  • Wax crayons
  • Pen & Ink
  • Coloured pencils
  • Charcoal
  • Ballpoint pen
  • Mix media
  • Any other medium of your choice