Emerge: Youth Art Awards

  Entries have opened for the City of Nedlands Emerge: Youth   Art Awards 2017. Young artists aged 12 - 25 years 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:

  Award 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. 

Key dates

Sunday 30 July: Entries Close

Monday 14 August, 2pm to 6pm: Artwork must be delivered to John Leckie Pavilion, College Park, cnr Melvista Ave and Stone Rd, Nedlands

Saturday 19 August, 2pm to 6pm: Exhibition at John Leckie Pavilion

Monday 21 August, 2pm to 6pm: Collection of artwork from John Leckie Pavilion

How to enter:

Fill out the entry form and email to mdias@nedlands.wa.gov.au.

Once you have submitted your entry, you will receive a confirmation email within 48 hours. If you do not receive this, please email council@nedlands.wa.gov.au.