The Call for Entries for Melbourne Festival EMERGING TALENT AWARD for Young Artists is now open.

Launched in 2014 the Award has become a popular part of the annual Melbourne Festival Art & Architecture Trail. The Award is for Artists aged 25 or under living or studying  in the East Midlands and planning a career as an Artist.

The Theme is TRANSFORMATION  - Young Artists are asked to submit 3-4 jpeg images of current work with their ideas for the competition (max 100 words +sketches) with a CV and FULL contact details by 23rd April 2017. 

Artists will be shortlisted by 14th May and need to present finished pieces by 31st August. 

The Winners will be selected at Melbourne Festival on 16th September. The overall Winner receives £500 and Mentoring by Luke Tarpey of The Tarpey Gallery, the Runner Up will receive £250. 

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