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Community Art Awards & Exhibition

2022 Community Art Awards & Exhibition

The City's 2020 Community Art Awards and Exhibition was cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions, but we are very pleased to announce that it's back in 2022.

Key dates

Artwork delivery

  • Tuesday 1 February // 1pm to 6pm
  • Wednesday 2 February // 1pm to 8pm


Exhibition opens Wednesday 16 February and closes Thursday 14 April 2022. Opening hours - Wednesday to Saturday // 10am to 4pm

Awards night

Friday 11 March // 6pm to 8pm


The Gallery, Wanneroo Library and Cultural Centre, 3 Rocca Way, Wanneroo WA 6065


The City of Wanneroo Community Art Awards & Exhibition is a major feature of the City’s cultural calendar and has been held annually since 2001. Over 150 artworks will be on show featuring a diversity of works in the categories of painting, works on paper, sculpture and a new category: Photo, Film and Digital Media. The exhibition also provides an opportunity for a range of artists, who reside in Western Australia, to potentially sell their artwork and be eligible to win a prize from the award pool of $18,700.

Prizes and Categories

  • City of Wanneroo Open Award $7,500 (acquisitive)
  • Best City of Wanneroo Resident $2,000
  • Highly Commended $1,000 City of Wanneroo Resident
  • 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

2019 Winners

Click below to view the winners of the 2019 competition.

2019 Winners

Below is a virtual tour of the 2019 Community Art Awards Exhibition