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Akriti 2018

Draw, Submit and Win

Akriti, MIDAS Art Fest is a national level online drawing competition giving a platform tohigher secondary and diploma students to showcase their creativity and an inner talent.

It is an opportunity for students to think outside the box and voice their futuristic vision. Akriti is an annual event which invites young change makers, future leaders and potential talent to communicate their unique thoughts on matters of concern through the language of art.

Who can participate?

XI, XII and Diploma students (Diploma in Engineering and Architecture)

Competition Topics:

A participant may select any one of the following topics:

Heritage sites of India.
The beauty of rural India.
Man Made jungle.

How to participate:

Step 1: Fill the registration form. Registration form link:

Step 2: Pay the registration fee of Rs. 250 online as per the following bank details:

Name: MARG Institute of Design and Architecture Swarnabhoomi.
A/c No. 803920110000075
Bank name: Bank of India
Branch name: Perungudi
IFSC code: BKID0008039.

Step 4: Email the following to

  • Scanned copy of your drawing (JPEG format). Drawing should be done in A4 size white paper.
  • 300 word synopsis explaining your drawing.
  • Scanned copy of your X standard mark sheet.
  • UTR number of the registration fee online payment

Contest Rules

  • Artwork must be the participant’s original creative work.
  • Each participant can send only one entry.
  • Participants can use any medium (pencil sketch, watercolor etc).

Prize Details:

1st Prize – Rs. 10,000 cash
2nd Prize – Rs. 5,000 cash
3rd Prize – Rs. 3,000 cash
Consolation Prize – Rs. 1,000 cash