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The Art of Resilience – Youth Creative Arts Competition

July 31, 2020

‘The Art of Resilience’ competition invites students aged 6 to 18 to create works using the theme ‘resilience in the face of drought, bushfires and COVID-19’.
Categories include:
+ Photography
+ Song Writing
+ Poetry
+ Drawing + Painting

Download an Entry Form here: www.parkes.nsw.gov.au/art-of-resilience/
Entries can be submitted via email to dro@ncentral.org,au, or arrange for Neighbourhood Central to collect by contacting Drought Response Officer, Roger Kitson on 0428 868 200.

Entries close Friday 31 July 2020. Winners will be announced on Friday 14 August 2020.

Join The Art of Resilience Facebook Group for more info: 

Winners will be selected from Parkes, Peak Hill, Trundle and Tullamore, and will be showcased as part of The Art of Resilience exhibition to take place on Friday 16 October (subject to the latest COVID-19 restrictions and advice).

Winners of the Song writing and Poetry categories will have their work professionally recorded to then be produced into a collaborative CD. Winners of the Painting/Drawing and Photography categories will have their work professionally published in a digital style format.

The competition is an initiative of Neighbourhood Central and Ub Ubbo Exchange with support of Parkes Shire Council.


July 31, 2020