TEHRAN, March 5 (MNA) – Five Iranian children of cultural and art centers have shined in Japan 14th International Painting Contest winning the 1st level prize and honorable mention.
The contest’s subject was “living species on Earth” where Iranian artist, 10- year old Masoumeh Khodaei from Ardebil, won the 1st level prize at international section. Her painting featured large number of flora and fauna including insects, birds, animals, trees and other plants that share Earch with us.
11 year-old Reza Sarbazi from Ardebil, 14 year-old Daniel Sahra and 13 year-old Zahra Jafari both from Zahedan and 10-year old Faezeh Pesaran from Urmia won honorable mention of international section.
In this round of contests 16409 paintings from 77 countries around the world participated and 562 paintings came from Iran’s cultural art and centers for teenagers and children.
Paintings of participants in the competitions were printed and given to the guests as postal cards.
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