2018 ShinHan Postcard Art Contest

Visit competition website http://spac.shinhanart.com/


31st May 2018

Who may enter
The competition is open to students aged 4-18 years from all over the world.

This postcard design competition is organized by South Korea's Company ShinHan Art Materials.

Hosted by ShinHan Art Materials, the ShinHan Postcard Art Contest has been running for 21 years with an unswerving aim to educate and grow young artists in Korea. Since 1997, the competition has attracted more than 315,000 entries to date from all across the nation and became one of the most prestigious contests highly recognized and appreciated by Korean art industry.

To celebrate ShinHan's 50th anniversary and its increasing global growth and popularity, this year's contest will be opened to art loving student artists from all over the world for the first time in its history.

The theme of this year's competition is Your Happiest Moment In Life

You may submit only one postcard. Fine art paint should be used as the main medium and other media can only be used partially. Postcard size: 14.7 cm x 10 cm / 5.78 in x 3.93 in.

You must send your original artwork by post (please read HOW TO ENTER).

Entry fee
Entry is free.


• Grand Prize (1 winner): 1,000,000 KRW

• 1st place (1 winner for each category):
age 16-18: certificate & 700,000 KRW
age 13-15: certificate & 500,000 KRW
age 7-12: certificate & 300,000 KRW
age 4-6: certificate & 300,000 KRW

• 2nd place (2 winners for each category)
age 16-18: certificate & 100,000 KRW & Art Materials by ShinHan
age 13-15: certificate & 100,000 KRW & Art Materials by ShinHan
age 7-12: certificate & 100,000 KRW & Art Materials by ShinHan
age 4-6: certificate & 100,000 KRW & Art Materials by ShinHan

• 3rd place (8 winners): certificate & Art Materials by ShinHan

• 4th place (200 winners): certificate & Art Materials by ShinHan

• Honorable mentions (500 winners): certificate

Please visit http://spac.shinhanart.com/ to learn more about the competition.