Did you know that all highly creative people - be it artists, scientists or entrepreneurs - think in images? This is called visual cognition. The better we are at visual cognition, the more creative we are. The more creative we are the better we are at solving problems in real life.
Art is the homeground to visual cognition. Art more than any other subject enables us to imagine, invent and innovate. It teaches us how to process complex visual information and transform it into new identities.
MASK Art Awards celebrate your artistic creativity - your ability to think in images! Enter your best works of art for any of the following categories and medium:
Your art will be judged on its creativity and innovation. That is - how original, new, inventive, and groundbreaking it is.
All entries will be reviewed by our panel of Jury.
The following questions can guide your thinking about your work:
Every picture has meaning. It is a statement about the world around you. And every subject in an artwork represents a set of ideas. Compared to traditional art, contemporary art (art produced by artists today) is about creative thinking and ideas, not just manual/technical skills of an artist.
Judges will assess:
Highly creative artists use all sorts of methods and materials to get their ideas across. By doing so, they challenge traditional beliefs and break conventions. This practice is what drives the society's cultural and intellectual thought forward.
Judges will assess:
If you have any questions about any of the above, please let us know and our team will be happy to help! Contact
Afterwards, choose to download and fill-in your free MASK Awards Participation Certificate to use as a reference for future school/job applications.
Think differently. Imagine possibilities. Do not hold back or criticise your artworks and ideas. Dream big. Be brave. Push boundaries. Remember, with creative thinking there is no idea or artwork that is ‘too wild’, ‘absurd’, or ‘impossible’.
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