The Young Artists Awards are held in August/September each year and are open to artists between the ages of 16 and 25 who live or attend school within the wider Mt Eden area.

Culminating in an exhibition of work and judged by well known artists, the awards comprise of generous cash and other grants to further the winners’ art careers.

The aim of the Young Artists Awards is to provide a platform for young artists to exhibit their work, to place it in a professional gallery environment and to encourage adventurous experimentation and creativity. Eden Arts has been supporting young artists in this way for more than 30 years.

The 2019 Young Artists Awards will take place from August 1 to 4.

You can download the 2019 Entry Form and Rules of Entry/ Eligibility below. 

Please read the rules carefully to avoid disappointment.

We will be accepting entries on Thursday 1st August 5 - 7pm and on Friday 2nd August 12 - 4pm.

Download the 2019 Entry Form

Download the 2019 Rules of Entry

Download the 2019 Area of Eligibility


Young Artists Awards 2018

Congratulations to the 2018 winners and thank you to our judges John Horner and Rosalind Horner

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