Mosman Art Gallery

Mosman Art Gallery Exhibition Calendar Jul - Dec 2015 (PDF 5MB)

Mosman Youth Art Prize 2013

Saturday 1 June – Sunday 30 June 2013

This annual competition was initiated in 1988 by the internationally renowned artist and local resident Ken Done AM. The Prize is open to all young people aged 12-21 years and is one of the richest Youth Art Prizes in Australia.

Over $14,000 in cash prizes, art scholarships and materials are awarded to junior, senior and tertiary artists who can submit artworks in a variety of art media including; painting, photography, drawing, sculpture/installation, printing and video.

The competition is aimed at encouraging the creative talents of young people and providing a showcase for their works.

Mosman Council and Mosman Art Gallery acknowledge Audi Centre Mosman as the gold sponsor of the Mosman Youth Art Prize. Council would like to thank the following silver sponsors for their generous support: Julian Ashton Art School, Fourth Village Providore, Northshore School of Art and Rotary Club Mosman. Council also acknowledges the kind support of The National Art School, Australian Watercolour Institute, Mosman Art Society, Friends of Mosman Art Gallery, Eckesley’s Art & Craft, Hype DC and Micador.

Mosman Youth Art Prize winners announced

View photos on Flickr

Prize winners and commended entries were announced at the opening of the exhibition at Mosman Art Gallery on Thursday 30 May. See link below for winners of all categories and images.

Entries selected for exhibition & competition

Information for entrants


Unsuccessful entries must be collected from Mosman Art Gallery between Monday 27 May – Wednesday 29 May, 10am – 5pm. Works not collected at this time can only be collected by making an appointment with the Gallery administrator on (02) 9978 4178. Works not collected by 2nd July 2013 may be disposed of.


The Award Presentations function will be held at the Mosman Art Gallery on Thursday 30 May at 6.30pm. Entry will be $8 per person, $6 concession, $20 per family. FREE entry to exhibited artists.


Entrants short listed to win a prize will be notified and are required to attend the Awards Presentation.


All works must remain in the exhibition until it finishes on 30 June 2013. The exhibition will be open to the public from Saturday 1 June to Sunday 30 June during the following times: 7 Days, 10am to 5pm.


Entries must be collected between 3.00pm and 5.00pm Sunday 30 June or between 10.00am and 6.00pm Monday 1 July 2013 at Mosman Art Gallery. Works not collected at this time can only be collected by making an appointment with the Gallery administrator on (02) 9978 4178. Works not collected by 30 July will be disposed of.


Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsors

Kindly Supported by

The National Art School
The Australian Watercolour Institute
Eckersley’s Art and Craft
Mosman Art Society/Art Smart
Friends of Mosman Art Gallery
Hype DC

From the blog

MYAP 2013 Judge's Report
Local artists are winners in Mosman Youth Art Prize
Artists in the classroom