Emerging artists on display at Tresillian Arts Centre

This year, Tresillian Arts Centre will play host to the Emerge: Youth Art Awards Exhibition for the very first time.

Co-ordinated by the City of Nedlands and the Nedlands Youth Advisory Council, Emerge is an annual arts competition and exhibition showcasing the original work of talented young artists aged 12-25, from print and photography to painting, drawing and sculpture.

The exhibition is free to the public and will be held at Tresillian Arts Centre, 21 Tyrell Street Nedlands, from 2pm-6pm on Saturday 27 July.

Categories include the Resident’s Award with a First Prize of $500 and Commendation Prize of $250. The Open Award (open to entrants from across WA) offers a First Prize of $500 and Commendation Prize of $250.

Voting for the People’s Choice Award, with a cash prize of $500, will take place on the day.

To register as an artist or find out more about the exhibition, contact Chris Cottle (Community Development Officer - Youth) on 9273 3500 or email ccottle@nedlands.wa.gov.au