Young Artists Shine at Exhibition
KALAMUNDA VIEW News from your City Over 300 people gathered at Kalamunda’s Zig Zag Gallery on 17 July for the exhibition opening of the 2018 Young Artist Awards.
Open to young people aged between 10 and 25 who live, work, study, volunteer or visit the City of Kalamunda, the Awards showcase and celebrate emerging young artists in the community.
Judges awarded Anika Zonta Albillos’ (13) and Sarah Liebeck (17) Best Piece for their respective age ranges, whilst Olivia Wake (16) received Best Interpretation of Theme.
Claudia Gribble (12) and Briony Bray (17) received a Highly Commended. Amongst the competition stood out Leah Addison’s (17) painting Water Spirit, wowing the crowd and judges. Leah received the overall prize, taking out the 2018 Emerging Artist Award.