台中市第25屆大墩美展簡章、送件表 The 25th Da Dun Fine Arts Exhibition in Taichung City

關於大墩美展

臺中市自1996年開始舉辦之年度美術展覽,從初期的地方美展、全國性美展至2002年擴大為國際性美術比賽,在每年4月間藉由公開徵件方式,廣邀來自世界各國從事墨彩、書法、篆刻、膠彩、油畫水彩、版畫、攝影、雕塑、工藝、數位藝術等11大類創作領域的藝術家共同參與。

賽總獎金逾新臺幣三百萬元。在臺灣各地公辦美術競賽中,大墩美展不但是競賽類別最廣、參賽人數最多、獎項總額最高的大型美術賽事,更已儼然成為全球性的重要美術交流平臺。

除了每年展出優秀參賽作品及舉辦隆重的頒獎典禮之外,近年來大墩美展海外交流展足跡更遍及中國大陸、日本、美國、澳大利亞及印尼等地,藉由多元媒材的藝術創作與當地藝文人士彼此交流、切磋技藝,並且讓更多海外觀眾都能欣賞、認識臺灣豐富的當代藝術創作和文化面貌。

About the Exhibition

The Cultural Affairs Bureau of Taichung first promoted the Da Dun Fine Arts Exhibition as a local exhibition in 1996. By April 2002 it had already grown into an internationally recognized annual event and become a globally important art exchange platform.

Every year, there are more than 1,500 artists from around the world submitting works in eleven fine arts categories: Ink Wash Painting, Calligraphy, Seal Graving, Glue Color Painting, Oil Painting, Watercolor Painting, Printmaking, Photography, Sculpture, Crafts and Digital Art. The Cultural Affairs Bureau of Taichung first promoted the Da Dun Fine Arts Exhibition as a local exhibition in 1996. By April 2002 it had already grown into an internationally recognized annual event and become a globally important art exchange platform.

To ensure a fair and objective competition, the organizers invite experts and scholars to form jury committees. The exhibition entails planning, collecting submissions, judging, and finishes with an awards ceremony. In the end, a total of about two hundred exceptional works of art are awarded prizes: the top three prizes, awards of merit and short-listed for the eleven fine arts categories. Every first prize winner in each category is also automatically enrolled in competition for the five limited, Da Dun Prizes, which represent this exhibition’s ultimate honor.

GENERAL RULES REGULATIONS FOR THE 25th DA DUN FINE ARTS EXHIBITION OF TAICHUNG CITY