The Competition (MAIN)

  • Competition is open to Filipino artists age 18 and above.
  • Artwork must be apolitical and respond to the theme “LRT-Sasakyan Ko Sa Magandang Kinabukasan”, should be uplifting and connotes positivity (dark and negative imagery is strongly discouraged).
  • Entry size requirement is 48in x 36in for portrait orientation or 36in x 48in for landscape orientation (excluding frame), and must be done in either oil or acrylic on canvas only.
  • Entries must be original and have been done within 2017, not been revised, exhibited nor entered in any art competitions
  • Entries must be submitted ready for hanging, using nylon cords (tansi) only.
  • Other rules, guidelines, eligibility requirements and official entry forms will be available for download at the LRTArt website.


Top 50 works: Fifty finalists will each receive five thousand pesos (Php 5,000) and a certificate.

Juror’s Choice Award: Three works selected from the 50 finalists will be awarded a special prize of twenty thousand pesos (Php 20,000) each and certificates.

3rd prize selected from the 50 finalists and will receive one-hundred thousand pesos (Php 100,000) and a trophy.

2nd prize selected from the 50 finalists and will receive two-hundred thousand pesos (Php 200,000) and a trophy.

1st prize will be selected from the 50 finalists and will receive three-hundred thousand pesos (Php 300,000) and a trophy.