Member News: Young artists encouraged to enter Junior Art Awards

Do you know a young artist looking to stretch their creative skills and showcase their work?

Entries are now open for the inaugural Acorn Foundation Junior Art Awards.

In partnership with the Acorn Foundation, Tauranga Art Gallery is organising this competition and exhibition, with a vision to create an exceptional art experience for young creative minds, while also engaging and inspiring the local community.

There is also prize money to be won for age group categories, the most innovative use of materials and a People’s Choice Award. 

The Acorn Foundation Junior Art Awards is open to all young people between 4 – 14 years of age who live in the Bay of Plenty region.

The theme for the 2021 Art Awards is Te Taiao | Nature.

Entries close 4pm on Friday, February 26, with the exhibition to be held in April.

Download the entry form here. 

*This information has been supplied by our Chamber Member Tauranga Art Gallery. Are you a member of the Chamber and have news to share? Find out more here

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