Young Artist

Rotary District 1070 Youth Service

YOUNG ARTIST COMPETITION, 2018 – 2019

                                                                                                       Theme ‘Beauty of Nature’

Objectives: This competition aims to encourage young people to:

  • Express their ideas through any artistic medium other than photography
  • Interpret a given theme
  • Use artistic skill, imagination and creativity

Entrants:

This competition is open to all young people who must be entered by their local Rotary Club who may arrange their own competitions.

Entrants can be from Schools, Youth Clubs, Scouts & Guides etc. or individuals..

Clubs are required to let the District Organiser know if they intend to participate by Friday 8th March 2019.

Dependent on the number of clubs taking part  the top three in each age range will be eligible for the District Competition.

There are three age categories, with ages taken on 30 August 2018.

Junior             Aged 7-10 years (born between 01/09/2007 and 31/08/2011)
Intermediate  Aged 11-13 years (born between 01/09/2004 and 31/08/2008)
Senior           Aged 14-17 years (born between 01/09/2000 and 31/08/2004)

The theme is ‘Beauty of Nature’.  This theme can be interpreted in as many and varied ways as the entrants’ imaginations allow.

Entries: Entries should be preferably no larger than A2 size, but must be easily transportable.

Any media is acceptable, including ceramics and other art forms excepting Photographs

Entries will be judged on

  • Imagination and style
  • Content and composition
  • Inspiration

Final: The final will be held in April 2019 with the awards ceremony at the DeMontfort University Leicester in June 2019

For full details of the competition download the Young Artist Competition entry form here: The Young Artist Entry Form  

All entries to the District competition MUST be accompanied by a completed official entry form  by Friday 8th March 2019

Collective entries from a group or class are encouraged, and will be judged as a separate category.

 

District contact: Eoin Martyn ( RC Towcester)