Youth Art


Youth Art Exhibition

Information is coming soon on how to enter the 2021 Youth Art Exhibition.

The Darlington Arts Festival Youth Art Exhibition is a colourful highlight of the festival weekend.  Vibrant painting and drawings, striking photographs, sculptures, textiles and jewellery adorn the Mezzanine level of Darlington Hall.  The exhibition showcases artworks from a cross section of talented youth.


  • Painting  (including but not limited to oil, acrylic and watercolour)
  • Printmaking & Drawing (including but not limited to illustration, original prints on paper, typography, calligraphy and technical drawing)
  • Photography & Digital Art (including but not limited to photography, digitally manipulated artwork, neon work)
  • 3D (including but not limited to textiles, jewellery, stone work, glass work, ceramic art, woodwork & metalwork)

Other prizes include:


Prizes ware awarded in each category:

  • First Prize
  • Highly Commended

Art Categories

Best in Show
(the winner of Best in Show will not be eligible for a category prize)

Youth Art Encouragement Award (Bernadette Lee-Pitman Spring Award)
$250 Art Supplies sponsored by the Spring Family Trust

People’s Choice Award
Tallied from public votes over the weekend until 3pm Sunday 5th November. Winner receives $100 from the Mundaring Bicentennial Scholarship Trust.

Most Creative Artwork Title
A good title will provide insight into your inspiration for the artwork and may help the artwork tell its story. $50 Cash prize

Organised by:

Darlington Arts Festival Association Inc.
PO Box 87 Darlington WA 6070

The Festival Committee would be grateful for all offers to help oversee the artworks during Exhibition opening hours: