The 4th Kids and Youth Koorie Art Show

The 4th Kids and Youth Koorie Art Show

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Dates:
4 December 2021 - 20 February 2022
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The 4th Kids and Youth Koorie Art Show

The Koorie Art Show Kids and Youth is our annual event showcasing the diverse talent of Victoria’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people. This year we are proud to present the 4th Koorie Art Show for Kids and Youth.

This exhibition is designed for our aspiring young artists aged between 5 and 16 years.

Award Winners

5-10 year olds

Koorie Art Show Award – prize pack to value of $100 (X2)

Winner: Kyah (8 years of age) for The eagle That watches over the people, Sculpture

Winner: Tiannah (9 years of age) for Gathering Basket, weaved basket

Encouragement Award – prize pack of $50 (X2)

Winner: Valerie (9 years of age) for Spread your wings and fly, Collage

Winner: Colleen (9 years of age) for My Country, Wamba Wamba, Painting

Special Mention Award – to the value of $100

Winner: Flynn (7 years of age) for Save the Whales, mobile made of recycled materials

 

11-16 year olds

Koorie Art Show Award – prize pack to value of $250 (X2)

Winner: Tanisha (13 years of age) for Mother Earth and her Creations, sculptural piece

Winner: Chloe (11 years of age) for Drama Llama, watercolour on paper

Encouragement Award – prize pack to value of $100 (X2)

Winner: Jakai (12 years of age) for YARTO where the wind blows, acrylic on canvas

Winner: Grace (14 years of age) for mirda-yoont, paint on canvas

 Exhibition Walkthrough

We gratefully acknowledge the generous support of our Award and Exhibition Partners: Creative Victoria, Metro Tunnel Creative Program, Viva Energy Australia, Lendlease, RMIT University, City of Melbourne, G4S Australia & New Zealand, Indigenous Visual Arts Industry Support Program, Australia Council for the Arts.

We also acknowledge the support of our Precinct Partner Fed Square.

Jakai (12 yo), YARTO where the wind blows, 2021 (Photo: Christian Capurro)