Mechanics

The MB SKETCHFEST 2019 is an annual ON-THE-SPOT drawing/sketching contest organized by the MANILA BULLETIN.

I. REGISTRATION

A.Pre-event Registration

• Participants may pre-registerfrom May 1 to June 15, 2019 at sketchfest2019.mb.com.ph

• Fill out the necessary registration form.

• Download and print out the duly accomplished registration form and present it to the registration booth together with one valid ID with birthdate (gov’t, school or company ID) on June 22, 2019 at the Annex Event Center, SM City Davao.

• Pre-registered participants should be present on June 22, 2019 at the Annex Event Center, SM City Davao, Davao City. Registration is from 7 a.m. to 12 noon otherwise the reserved slot will be forfeited.

• Participants with no printed registration form shall not be allowed to join.

B.On-site Registration

• Contestants may also register on the day of the event from 7 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

• On-site registrants must fill out the official registration form and present one valid I.D. with birthdate(gov't, school or company ID) upon registration.

II. CONTEST RULES/MECHANICS:

A.The Manila Bulletin will provide the official sketching paper (30cm x 45cm) for all categories upon registration.

B.All participants should bring their own sketching and drawing tools . Painting is not allowed. Only Kiddie participants shall be provided with pencils and crayons.

C.Participants will be given five (5) hours, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on that day to do their artworks based on their interpretation of the theme.

D.Participants must work on their drawings only within the designated event area.

E.Only entries drawn/sketched during the contest day shall be considered valid entries.

F.All artworks submitted for judging shall become the property of the Manila Bulletin, which is in no obligation to return their artworks.

G.Judging period will be at 3:30 p.m. with the presence of a DTI representative. Announcement of winners and awarding of prizes will follow immediately.

H.There will be three (3) winners in each category.

I.A 20% tax on prizes exceeding ₱10,000 shall be shouldered by the winners.

J. All prizes must be claimed after the awarding ceremony on the day of the event otherwise prizes may be claimed 60 days upon receipt of notification at the Manila Bulletin's office located at C.Bangoy corner J.P Rizal Streets, Davao City from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (except Saturdays and Sundays)

K. Aside from cash prizes, Manila Bulletin has the right to feature the winners.

L. Employees of the Manila Bulletin and SM including their relatives up to second degree of consanguinity or affinity are not eligible to enter the contest.

III.CATEGORIES:

• KIDDIE (Children 12 years old and below)

• JUNIOR (13 years old to 18 years old)

• SENIOR (19 years old and above)

IV.CRITERIA:

Adherence - relevance to the theme 40%

Creativity - artistic design 35%

Originality - unique and fresh idea 25%

V.PRIZES:

Senior:

1st place Php30,000

2nd place Php20,000

3rd place Php10,000

Junior:

1st place Php15,000

2nd place Php10,000

3rd place Php5,000

Kiddie:

1st place Php5,000

2nd place Php3,000

3rd place Php2,000

Mechanics

The MB SKETCHFEST 2019 is an annual ON-THE-SPOT drawing/sketching contest organized by the MANILA BULLETIN.

I. REGISTRATION

A.Pre-event Registration

• Participants may pre-register from June 3 to July 20, 2019 at sketchfest2019.mb.com.ph

• Fill out the necessary registration form.

• Download and print out the duly accomplished registration form and present it to the registration booth together with one valid ID with birthdate (gov’t, school or company ID) on July 27, 2019 at the Mountain Wing Atrium, SM Seaside Cebu, Cebu City.

• Pre-registered participants should be present on July 27, 2019 at the Mountain Wing Atrium, SM Seaside Cebu, Cebu City. Registration is from 7 a.m. to 12 noon otherwise the reserved slot will be forfeited.

• Participants with no printed registration form shall not be allowed to join.

B.On-site Registration

• Contestants may also register on the day of the event from 7 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

• On-site registrants must fill out the official registration form and present one valid I.D. with birthdate(gov't, school or company ID) upon registration.

II. CONTEST RULES/MECHANICS:

A.The Manila Bulletin will provide the official sketching paper (30cm x 45cm) for all categories upon registration.

B.All participants should bring their own sketching and drawing tools dry media only. Painting is not allowed. Only Kiddie participants shall be provided with pencils and crayons.

C.Participants will be given five (5) hours, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. to do their artworks based on their interpretation of the theme.

D.Participants must work on their drawings only within the designated event area.

E.Only entries drawn/sketched during the contest day shall be considered valid entries.

F.All artworks submitted for judging shall become the property of the Manila Bulletin, which is in no obligation to return their artworks.

G.There will be three (3) winners in each category.

H.Judging period will be at 3:30 p.m. with the presence of a DTI representative. Announcement of winners and awarding of prizes will follow immediately.

I.A 20% tax on prizes exceeding ₱10,000 shall be shouldered by the winners.

J. All prizes must be claimed after the awarding ceremony on the day of the event otherwise prizes may be claimed 60 days upon receipt of notification at the Manila Bulletin's office located at D.Jakosalem corner JC Zamora Streets, Pari-an, Cebu City from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (except Saturdays and Sundays)

K. Aside from cash prizes, Manila Bulletin has the right to feature the winners.

L. Employees of the Manila Bulletin and SM including their relatives up to second degree of consanguinity or affinity are not eligible to enter the contest.

III.CATEGORIES:

• KIDDIE (Children 12 years old and below)

• JUNIOR (13 years old to 18 years old)

• SENIOR (19 years old and above)

IV.CRITERIA:

Adherence - relevance to the theme 40%

Creativity - artistic design 35%

Originality - unique and fresh idea 25%

V.PRIZES:

Senior:

1st place Php30,000

2nd place Php20,000

3rd place Php10,000

Junior:

1st place Php15,000

2nd place Php10,000

3rd place Php5,000

Kiddie:

1st place Php5,000

2nd place Php3,000

3rd place Php2,000

Mechanics

The MB SKETCHFEST 2019 is an annual ON-THE-SPOT drawing/sketching contest organized by the MANILA BULLETIN.

I. REGISTRATION

A.Pre-event Registration

• Participants may pre-register from July 1 to August 19, 2019 at sketchfest2019.mb.com.ph

• Fill out the necessary registration form.

• Download and print out the duly accomplished registration form and present it to the registration booth together with one valid ID with birthdate (gov’t, school or company ID) on August 26, 2019 at the Music Hall, SM Mall of Asia.

• Pre-registered participants should be present on August 26, 2019 at the Music Hall, SM Mall of Asia. Registration is from 7 a.m. to 12 noon otherwise the reserved slot will be forfeited.

• Participants with no printed registration form shall not be allowed to join.

B.On-site Registration

• Contestants may also register on the day of the event from 7 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

• On-site registrants must fill out the official registration form and present one valid I.D. with birthdate(gov't, school or company ID) upon registration.

II. CONTEST RULES/MECHANICS:

A.The Manila Bulletin will provide the official sketching paper (30cm x 45cm) for all categories upon registration.

B.All participants should bring their own sketching and drawing tools dry media only. Painting is not allowed. Only Kiddie participants shall be provided with pencils and crayons.

C.Participants will be given five (5) hours, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on that day to do their artworks based on their interpretation of the theme.

D.Participants must work on their drawings only within the designated event area.

E.Only entries drawn/sketched during the contest day shall be considered valid entries

F.All artworks submitted for judging shall become the property of the Manila Bulletin, which is in no obligation to return their artworks.

G.There will be three (3) winners in each category.

H.Judging period will be at 3:30 p.m. with the presence of a DTI representative. Announcement of winners and awarding of prizes will follow immediately.

I.A 20% tax on prizes exceeding ₱10,000 shall be shouldered by the winners.

J. All prizes must be claimed after the awarding ceremony on the day of the event otherwise prizes may be claimed 60 days upon receipt of notification at the Manila Bulletin's office located at Muralla cor. Recoletos Sts., Intramuros, Manila from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (except Saturdays and Sundays)

K. Aside from cash prizes,Manila Bulletin has the right to feature the winners.

L. Employees of the Manila Bulletin and SM including their relatives up to second degree of consanguinity or affinity are not eligible to enter the contest.

III.CATEGORIES:

• KIDDIE (Children 12 years old and below)

• JUNIOR (13 years old to 18 years old)

• SENIOR (19 years old and above)

IV.CRITERIA:

Adherence - relevance to the theme 40%

Creativity - artistic design 35%

Originality - unique and fresh idea 25%

V.PRIZES:

Senior:

1st place Php30,000

2nd place Php20,000

3rd place Php10,000

Junior:

1st place Php15,000

2nd place Php10,000

3rd place Php5,000

Kiddie:

1st place Php5,000

2nd place Php3,000

3rd place Php2,000

Manila Bulletin’s choice Php10,000

EXHIBITION CATEGORY

A. This category is open to participants 16 years old and above. Winners from Sketchfest Davao and Cebu 2019 will no longer be allowed to join this category

B. This category is open to any medium. Entries should be 18” x 24” size in any orientation (portrait or landscape), wall bound and ready to hang.

C. Artists must submit their artwork and fill out registration form at the Manila Bulletin’s main office from June 17 to August 9, 2019 (Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday 8 a.m.-12 noon). Each artist may submit one (1) entry only. Artworks should be original and based on the theme.

D. Criteria for Judging:

Adherence - relevance to the theme 40%

Creativity - artistic design 35%

Originality - unique and fresh idea 25%

E. An entry will be disqualified in case of the following:

• Not following the given requirements including size and age.

• Works which are fragile or brittle.

• Works that are obscene or may discriminate any group, culture, beliefs and integrity of others.

• Works using any dangerous, illegal/prohibitive, hazardous materials

• Unfinished works including wet works.

• Works with incomplete documentation.

F. PRE-JUDGING:

• Participants can only win once under this category.

• Twenty (20) semi-finalists will be chosen on August 15, 2019, 2 p.m. at the Manila Bulletin's main office. These artworks will be exhibited during the event.

• The Top 20 semi-finalist will be announced via Manila Bulletin’s official Facebook page (www.facebook.com/manilabulletin/) and will also be notified via email and SMS. The top 20 semi-finalist are no longer allowed to join the on-the-spot category on August 26.

• Participants who did not make it to Top 20 may join the on-the-spot category, subject to the Manila Bulletin’s registration requirements and mechanics.

G. EVENT PROPER:

• Judging period will be at 3:30 p.m. on August 26, 2019 at the Music Hall, SM Mall of Asia. Announcement of winners and awarding of prizes will follow immediately.

• There will be three (3) winners in this category. A consolation prize will be given to the non-winning finalists.

• All winning artworks, including the Top 20 finalists, will automatically become the property of the Manila Bulletin and the ownership, copyright and the intellectual property rights pertaining to the winning artwork, shall be deemed automatically assigned to the Manila Bulletin without any payment or reimbursement for the value thereof.

H. A 20% tax of prizes exceeding ₱10,000 shall be shouldered by the winners.

PRIZES:

1st place Php50,000

2nd place Php30,000

3rd place Php20,000

Consolation Php2,000

I. Aside from cash prizes, Manila Bulletin has the right to feature the winners

J. To claim their prizes, winners must bring one (1) valid ID with birthdate (gov’t, school or company ID) together with the red form during the awarding ceremony on August 26, 2019 at the Music Hall, SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City. Unclaimed prizes may be claimed 60 days upon receipt of notification at the Manila Bulletin's office from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (except Saturdays and Sundays)

RETRIEVAL OF ENTRIES

A. All artworks which do not qualify, as 20 semi-finalists, must be retrieved at the Manila Bulletin’s main office from September 3 to November 25, 2019 (except Saturdays and Sundays) from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

B. The artist must present the Retrieval Pass (red form) and valid identification card to the authorized Manila Bulletin personnel to claim his/her entry. NO RETRIEVAL PASS, NO RELEASE OF ARTWORK.

C. Entries not collected on designated dates shall automatically become property of the Manila Bulletin, including the copyright and all intellectual property rights thereof.

" The Manila Bulletin is proud to present the winning entries of the recently held MB SketchFest 2019. "