Lockwood is a proud sponsor of the Youth Award at the 2019 Rotorua Museum Art Awards!
Hosted every two years, the Rotorua Museum Art Awards aim to inspire local artists and highlight the wealth of talent in the Bay of Plenty region. An exhibition of finalists will be held at the Rotorua Energy Events Centre, opening on 23 October.
The Lockwood Youth Award has been introduced this year to foster a passion in the arts and give confidence to young artists entering competitions. Artists eligible for the Youth Award need to be 18 years or under at the time of entry, and must reside in the Bay of Plenty. Entries close on 30 September 2019, and artists will need to deliver completed works by 7 October 2019.
This year there is $14,000 in prizes up for grabs: the Rotorua Museum Supreme Award prize of $10,000; the Friends of Rotorua Museum Emerging Artist Award prize of $1,000; the Toi Ohomai Innovation in Art Award prize of $1,000; two More FM People’s Choice Awards of $500 each and the new Lockwood Youth Award prize of $1,000.
To enter, download the entry form below, or complete the online form via the Rotorua Museum website.
More information about the Rotorua Museum Art Awards can be found at www.rotoruamuseum.co.nz/artawards.