About this event

5th Annual Spring Festival Couplets Competition 

5th Annual Spring Festival Couplets Competition Composing and Calligraphy Category Preliminary Round have closed on 5th November 2019. Thank you all for your participation.

Spring Couplets Calligraphy Competition finals and prize presentations for the composing category will be held on

  • Date: 15th December 2019(Sunday)
  • Calligraphy Category: 11am to 12pm
  • Prize Presentation: 1.30pm
  • Venue: Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hall 401, Stage Area

We welcome all to join us and watch the calligraphers  write live!

Calligraphy Category

We were honoured to invite Mr Choo Thiam Siew (Director of International Chinese Cultural Exchange Federation & President of General Society for Chinese Classical Poetry), Mr Wong Joon Tai (Artistic Director at Nanyang Calligraphy Centre and Editor of The Nanyang Calligraphy Magazine) and Mr Heng Wei Chia (Chairman of The Bishan Chinese Calligraphy Club and ShiCheng Calligraphy and Seal-Carving Society Director) to be our judges.

Thank you all for participating. Check out the list of finalists here! Congratulations to all finalist!

Composing Category

After much deliberation, our judges Mr Choo Thiam Siew (Director of International Chinese Cultural Exchange Federation & President of General Society for Chinese Classical Poetry), Mr Tan Guan Seng (Secretary of General Society for Chinese Classical Poetry, Secretary of Xin Sheng Poet Society, Tropical Literature and Art Club Research Director & Council Member of United Chinese Library) & Mr Li Zhong (Winner for various competition including 2016 Spring Festival Couplets Competition, Member of General Society for Chinese Classical Poetry and Xin Sheng Poet Society) have chosen the 6 best composed pieces from the open and tertiary category.

Congratulations to the winners! We welcome all to attend the prize presentation to find out more on the winning pieces!

大专组 Tertiary Category
第三名 3rd Prize 胡思源 Hu Siyuan
公开组 Open Category
第一名 1st Prize 林懂平 Lim Tong Beng
第二名 2nd Prize 陈团生 Tan Tuan Seng
第三名 3rd Prize 孙志伟 Sun Zhiwei
优异奖 Merit Prize 庄祖邦 Chng Tsu Pang
优异奖 Merit Prize 梁明忠 Lew Beng Thong

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