LEAGUE OF HISTORICAL CITIES WORLD CONFERENCE

““COLORFUL TOUCH TO HISTORY”

PAINTING COMPETITION RESULTS

“Colorful Touch to History Painting Competition” is organized in the scope of the League of Historical Cities 2018 World Conference in Bursa/Turkey, to increase the awareness and knowledge of children about history and inform students and citizens about cultural heritage by exhibiting works of art, which will receive prizes in the competition.

15 cities (Ballarat, Kazan, Shiraz, Tainan, Budapest, Nara, Kyoto, Kashan, Wuxi, İstanbul, Samsun, İzmir, Konya, Bursa, Kütahya) entered the competition and the jury evaluated 96 pictures. On 14 August 2018 the Jury selected the winners of the paintings based on the terms of conditions. There will be a total of 11 awards, namely 5 awards for high achievement, 5 honorable mentions and 1 Chairman – Jury Special award.

All pictures received will be exhibited in the art galleries of Tayyare Culture Center with an exhibition entitled “Colorful Touch to History, International Children’s Painting Competition”, which will be opened on 7 September 2018.

The awards ceremony will be held on 9 September 2018 and awards will be given to the representatives from member cities of the League of Historical Cities to be returned to the winners of the competition.

Bursa Metropolitan Municipality and League of Historical Cities thanks all participants of the competition.