Moreton Bay Region Youth Art Awards

The Moreton Bay Region Youth Art Awards are open to residents of the Moreton Bay Region who are of school age or children attending schools in the region but live outside the region.

The competition is divided into two categories, 2D and 3D works, and entries are grouped by school grade level.

The awards are open to individual entries as well as collaborative efforts. Prize money and trophies are awarded to winning entries in each grade level and art category, while trophies and certificates are awarded to place getters.

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For further information contact Pine Rivers Art Gallery on (07) 3480 6941 or email PineRivers.Gallery@moretonbay.qld.gov.au.

Exhibition

Exhibition open from Saturday 16 October - Sunday 24 October 2021, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM on weekdays and 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM on weekends.

How to enter

Applications open 21 June 2021 at 9:00 AM. Applications close 1 September 2021 11:59 PM.

Delivery of artwork:

  • Wednesday 6 October 2021 - Delivery of artworks between 12:00 PM and 6:00 PM
  • Thursday 7 October 2021 - Delivery of artworks between 12:00 PM and 6:00 PM.

Collection of artwork:

  • Monday 25 October 2021 from 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM.

Categories

2D - Two dimensional works

Including:

  • painting
  • drawing
  • printmaking
  • photography
  • digital art

3D - Three dimensional works

Including:

  • sculpture
  • ceramics
  • installation

Grade groups

Individuals

  • Grade Prep - 3
  • Grade 4 - 6
  • Grade 7 - 10
  • Grade 11 - 12

Collaborative

  • Grade Prep - 3
  • Grade 4 - 6
  • Grade 7 - 12

Prizes

Individual

Prize money of $200 will be awarded to the best individual entry from each of the four grade groups, and in each of the two art categories. Place getters will receive a trophy and certificate.

School scholarship collaborative

The collaborative section is open to schools in the Moreton Bay Region who wish to enter collaborative works. A group of three or more students of the same group qualify to win a prize in each of the two art categories. Prizes consist of a $1000 scholarship to be spent on art workshops for the winning school.