Gallery Lane Cove + Creative Studios

Lloyd Rees Memorial Youth Art Award (Expired)

Gallery Lane Cove + Creative Studios' biennial  Lloyd Rees Memorial Youth Art Awards are back!

This years Art Award will be exhibited in the Gallery from 6 December - 18 January 2020.*

The biennial Lloyd Rees Memorial Youth Art Award is a national prize established in 1981 to promote and support talented young emerging artists in Australia. Initiated by the Lane Cove community in honour of its long term resident Dr Lloyd Rees, the award has a total prize pool of $7,500, the main award being an acquisitive prize of $5,000 and a curated solo exhibition in the following year at Gallery Lane Cove. Applications are open to 18-30 year old artists Australia-wide in the mediums of painting, drawing and printmaking.

The prize will be judged by a panel of three experts, lead by Guy Warren AM, OAM with two others to be announced.

Applicants have the option of submitting one entry with a fee of $35 (which includes a $2 administration fee) or two entries at $70.(which includes a $2 administration fee) Further details, including artwork dimensions and submission process can be found in the Terms & Conditions.



Applications Close: 10th Nov 2019 Midnight AEST 

Confirmation of acceptance: 18th Nov 2019

Delivery of artworks: 2nd Dec 2019

Exhibition Opening & Awards Night: 6th Dec 2019 6-8PM

Exhibition Close: 2:30pm 18th Jan 2020

Gallery Lane Cove + Creative Studios Holiday 

Shutdown Period: 22nd Dec 2019 - 5th Jan 2020


Wednesday 23 October, 2019
Sunday 10 November, 2019
Gallery Lane Cove + Creative Studios
Venue Address
164 Longueville Road

Sydney, ,

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