Entries are open for the City of Nedlands Emerge: Youth Art Awards 2017. Young artists aged 12 - 25 years throughout Western Australia are invited to enter two dimensional artworks such as print, photography, painting and drawing.
A prize pool of $2,000 will be awarded in the following categories:
Resident's Award First Prize – $500
Resident's Award Commendation – $250
Open Award First Prize – $500
Open Award Commendation – $250
People's Choice Award First Prize – $500
The event will be held on August 19 at John Leckie Pavilion. The free exhibition is open to the public and will showcase the artworks of local young people. There will also be live music, food and giveaways. Voting for the People’s Choice Award will take place at the exhibition, with an awards ceremony for all categories.
Entries for the Emerge Youth Art Awards close on Sunday 30 July.
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