Riverton Library

67 Riley Road - Cnr High Road, RIVERTON WA 6148

Event Date

Friday 09 September 2022
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

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$0 - $30

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2022 Canning Art Awards Entries Open Now

The City of Canning's Art Awards provides upcoming artists aged 12 and over with the opportunity to exhibit their work to the wider community, as well as a chance to share in a huge range of sponsored cash prizes. The Award showcases some of Western Australia’s best artists, a number of which we are proud to say are local to the Canning district! This professionally curated exhibition provides viewers with a powerful show of high calibre and diverse artworks. âœ¨


You may submit ONE (1) entry only in the following categories:
️🎨 Painting
✏ Drawing
🎠 3D Sculpture/Textile
🖼 Mixed Media
📸 Photography
💻 Digital Art

Plus be eligible for:
✔️ City of Canning Resident Award
✔️ People's Choice Award (Adult or Youth)
✔️ Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Award


Entry cost for Adults 18+ is $30 (non-refundable) | Youth 12-17 are free 


Please read the Terms and Conditions listed within our entry form thoroughly to ensure you meet all the requirements. This document also includes descriptions of each category.

Changes to price, medium and title only are accepted up to one (1) month prior to closing date (Friday 12 August 2022).


Click here to enter and pay online

Complete a hard copy entry form and pay by credit card in person at the City Administration Building. 

The City of Canning Administration Building is open Monday - Friday 8:15am to 5pm at 1317 Albany Highway, Cannington.

Hard copy Entry Forms also be collected from the City Administration Building, City libraries, Leisureplex’s, Canning River Eco Education Centre or the Canning Arts Group.


Delivery of Completed Artwork

Saturday 24 September | 9am - 3pm OR Sunday 25 September | 2pm - 5pm*

Riverton Library, 67 Riley Road, Riverton

Please ensure artwork is dry with a sufficient hanging device and labeled as per the Terms and Conditions to avoid hanging issues.

Presentation of Awards and Official Opening Night

Friday 30 September | 6pm - 9pm*

Riverton Library, 67 Riley Road, Riverton

RSVP required - link will go live in August. Your Entry form does not include an automatic RSVP for the Opening Night.

Winners will be contacted 2-3 days prior to Opening Night.


Exhibition Opening Times

Saturday 1 October - Saturday 8 October

Sales Desk Open 10am - 3pm daily (with the exception of Sundays)*

All artwork for sale with the exception of Youth entries.


Unsold Art Collection

Sunday 9 October | 2pm - 5pm OR Monday 10 October | 9am - 3pm*

You will be advised prior if your artwork sold.

Please Send Enquiries To:

The City Events Team: Phone: 1300 422 664 | Email: events@canning.wa.gov.au

*Times may be subject to minor revision. All applicants will be notified of these revisions via the email address completed upon entry.

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