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JUDGES FACES TOUGH DECISION TO SELECT WINNING PLUS RUKUN NEGARA SKETCH

 PLUS Malaysia Bhd (PLUS) recently held a judging session to select the winners for its Rukun Negara Sketch Competition that was launched in conjunction with Malaysia Day on 16th September 2019.

The judges conveyed at the Sungai Buloh Overhead Bridge Restaurant, to deliberate and pick out of the 25 from 1,000 sketches that were shortlisted.

The judges comprised of Malaysian Highway Authority Director of Human Resources and Corporate, Noradibah Ramli, National Archives of Malaysia Head of Exhibition Section and Educational Archive, Mohd Nasser Malik, National Visual Arts Gallery Chief Senior Curator, Mohamad Majidi Amir and PLUS Head of Creative Communications, Najihah Mohd Yasin together with VMLY&R Art Director, Melody Lee Sook Yin.

According to the National Visuals Arts Gallery Chief Senior Curator, Mohamad Majidi Amir, said, “The competition should be done annually to attract more participants to join. It is among the initiatives to instil the patriotism spirit that is not only can be done in August and September. The whole event is interesting, and it looks like PLUS has fulfilled its objective to instil the spirit of national harmony among the younger generations,”.

“The Rukun Negara Sketching Competition is one of the best efforts and initiatives done by PLUS in promoting the spirit of love and patriotism among students nowadays. This competition provides an opportunity for primary school students to convey their pure message to the community and the nation. Students will be able to showcase their talents in creating creativity through the Rukun Negara,” said Mohd Nasser Malik, Head of the Exhibition and Education Archive, National Archives of Malaysia.

The 5 judges faced a tough time choosing the best sketches, as each participant creativity, theme accuracy, techniques, colour combination and attractive space usage were extremely good.

The judging constitutes 60% of the score, while another 40% is derived from public votes on the PLUS Official Facebook Page, which is still ongoing until October 14, while the final results will be announced this October 16 during a prize giving ceremony that will be held at the Sungai Buloh Overhead Bridge Restaurant.

 

PERTANDINGAN LAKARAN RUKUN NEGARA: BARISAN JURI SUKAR BUAT PILIHAN

 PLUS Malaysia Bhd (PLUS) telah mengadakan sesi penilaian untuk memilih pemenang-pemenang bagi Pertandingan Lakaran Rukun Negara yang dilancarkan pada Hari Malaysia bertarikh 16 September yang lepas.

Sesi penilaian tersebut telah dilakukan di Restoran Jejantas Sungai Buloh dan sebanyak 25 dari 1,000 lakaran telah pun di senarai pendekkan.

Barisan juri- juri terdiri daripada, Pengarah Sumber Manusia & Korporat Lembaga Lebuhraya Malaysia, Noradibah Ramli, Ketua Seksyen Pameran dan Arkib Pendidikan, Arkib Negara Malaysia, Mohd Nasser Malik, Ketua Kurator Kanan Balai Seni Visual Negara, Mohamad Majidi Amir, Pengurus Unit Studio PLUS, Najihah Mohd Yasin dan Pengarah Seni VMLY&R, Melody Lee Sook Yin.

Menurut Ketua Kurator Kanan Balai Seni Lukis Negara, Mohamad Majidi Amir, “Pertandingan ini dicadangkan untuk diadakan pada setiap tahun bagi menarik lebih ramai peserta. Ianya adalah antara inisiatif untuk menyuntik semangat patriotism yang tidak hanya pada bulan Ogos dan September sahaja,”.

“Pertandingan Lakaran Rukun Negara ini merupakan salah satu usaha dan inisiatif terbaik yang dilakukan oleh PLUS dalam menyemarakkan semangat cintakan negara dan patriotism di kalangan generasi kini. Pertandingan ini memberi peluang kepada pelajar-pelajar sekolah rendah untuk menyampaikan mesej murni mereka kepada masyarakat dan negara. Pelajar dapat memperlihatkan bakat mereka dalam menghasilkan kreativiti melalui lakaran rukun negara” kata Ketua Seksyen Pameran dan Arkib Pendidikan, Arkib Negara Malaysia, Hj Mohd Nasser Malik

Kelima-lima juri menghadapi masa yang sukar dalam memilih lakaran terbaik, kerana setiap kreativiti peserta, ketepatan tema, teknik, gabungan warna dan penggunaan ruang menarik yang dipamerkan dalam lakaran peserta adalah sangat menarik.

Penilaian lakaran merangkumi 60% pemarkahan manakala 40% markah diperolehi melalui undian         orang ramai di laman Facebook rasmi PLUS, yang masih lagi berjalan sehingga 14 Oktober, keputusan akan diumumkan 16 Oktober ini ketika majlis penyampaian hadiah yang akan diadakan di Restoran       Jejantas Sungai Buloh.