KUALA LUMPUR, 14 November 2016 - Malaysia’s rich and diverse heritage was on display in the form of exceptional works of art during the prize presentation ceremony of Tanjong plc’s Tanjong Heritage 2016 National Level Art Competition that was held recently. Dasein Academy of Art (Dasein) was the competition’s most successful institution as they bagged 10 prizes, with winners in all five categories.
- Charcoal/Pencil/Ink category : Sim Hoi Ling (First Prize, joint with Putri Intan Sari Binti Amrizal of USM )
- Oil/Acrylic category: Choo Ai Xin (First Prize)
- Print Making category : Ho Mei Kei (First Prize)
The Tanjong Heritage 2016 National Level Art Competition received 1,248 entries in the categories of Oil/Acrylic, Mix Media, Watercolour, Charcoal/Pencil/Ink and Print Making from 18 participating institutions. The entries were shortlisted to 419 submissions, of these, 30 exceptional art pieces by 28 artists were handpicked by the judges.
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