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.
- 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
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
Click below to view the winners of the 2019 competition.
Below is a virtual tour of the 2019 Community Art Awards Exhibition