Prize-winning drawings by students illustrating the “colors of nature” for Earth Day are on display at the Amari Orchid Resort & Tower through Aug. 7.
The winning entry’s the annual Earth Day “art for the planet,” staged in collaboration with the Onyx Hospitality group, went on display July 15 after showings in Bangkok and Phuket.
Deputy Mayor Ronakit Ekasingh examines one of the artworks on display.
Deputy Mayor Ronakit Ekasingh cut the opening day exhibit for the show, which actually offers the student artwork for sale. He stressed the importance of education in improving environmental awareness and thanked the Amari for its contest, proceeds of which go to the “Baht for a Better Life” charity drive for poor children.
The deputy mayor expressed hope Pattaya students will be able to participate in next year’s contest.