; Community Art Awards & Exhibition - City of Wanneroo

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Community Art Awards & Exhibition

The City of Wanneroo Community Arts and Exhibition will be returning in 2023. Entries open on 22 February for City of Wanneroo Residents and 1 March for all other WA residents. The exhibition will be on display from 7 June to 12 August 2023. More details to follow.

The City of Wanneroo Community Art Awards and Exhibition has been a highly-regarded annual event on the City's cultural calendar since 2001. More than 150 artworks will be on show featuring a diversity of talents in the categories of Painting, Works on Paper, Sculpture and Photo, Film and Digital Media.

The exhibition provides an opportunity for artists living in Western Australia to sell their artwork and take home a share of the $18,700 prize pool.

Past winners

Click below to view all previous winners.

Community Art Awards and Exhibition Winners

Prizes and Categories

  • City of Wanneroo Open Award: $7,500 (acquisitive)
  • Best City of Wanneroo Resident: $2,000
  • Highly Commended City of Wanneroo Resident: $1,000
  • People’s Choice: $600
  • Painting: $1,400 winner, $500 highly commended
  • Sculpture: $1,400 winner, $500 highly commended
  • Works on Paper: $1,400 winner, $500 highly commended
  • Photo, Film and Digital Media: $1,400 winner, $500 highly commended

Art Award Winners' Guided Tour

Below is a virtual tour of the 2020 Community Art Awards Exhibition