Union bank is 100 years old and is organizing an art challenge with a grand wining prize up to a million naira to help artists remake their iconic stallion logo for big prizes.
The form is available for professional artist and all undergraduates in the country. Registration for the Union Bank Centenary Art Challenge has started today and entries ha started rolling from 1st of July.
How can i win the 1 million Naira Union Bank Centenary Art Challenge grand prize
There are three format to recreate the iconic stallion, they are: Sculpture, Mixed Media and Painting. The sculptural representation and the Mixed Media should not be higher than 24 inches in height while the painting should measure 24 x 30 inches exactly in size.
3 Categories of the Centenary Art Challenge.
- Stage 1 – The nationwide pool will choose 200 deserving entries. Successful applicants will deliver life-size artworks to submission centers that is close to them before July 17. Centers are spread across Abuja, PH, Lagos, Benin, Kano and Uyo.
- Stage 2 – Out of 200 entries, 100 entries will be picked out by the judges. The Chosen applicants will receive notifications and necessary information by SMS or email. The Union Bank will award N50,000 each for the chosen 100 with a certificate of participation.
- Stage 3 – Applicants that do not make it to the last stage will be inform to pick up their artworks from the various submission centers before July 28. Winners will be declared in the professional and student categories, two runners-up will be picked in the professional category.
The winner from the pro category will be given 1 million naira. Student winner gets N250,000. First runner up goes home with N500,000 while the second runner up wins N250, 000