The People’s Choice Award sponsored by Gordon Harris Art Supplies for a $500 voucher was voted as Leo Reid with Beleaguered Bouquet.
Thank you to the large amount of votes we received and for supporting the awards. See you all in 2023!
A huge CONGRATULATIONS to the 2022 NYAA category winners:
Mushroom Motion by Mia Moon – Photography Prize and Overall Award Winner
Numb by Navya Chaudhary –
First prize 13-14 years
Shady at Midnight by Jessica Gurnsey – First prize 15 -19 years
Day 42-48 (Waikato Region) by Sarah Adam –
First prize 20 – 25 years
Whatu by Nyle Turuwhenua –
Limiting Beliefs by Lissa Lee –
Camera Sketch by Ariel Wu –
Merit prize 13 – 14 years
Thief of the Sun by Charlotte Campbell –
Merit prize 15 – 19 years
It All Comes Back Around by Robb Eastman-Densem
Merit prize 20 – 25 years
What a fantastic night and an amazing group of young people, awesome Judges, awesome sponsors and volunteers!
The National Youth Art Awards is being exhibited at the Wintec gallery space on Alexandra Street, Hamilton. Open from 11.30am to 3pm, Wednesday to Sunday until August 28th. Please make sure you come along and support these talented and amazing artists. All work is for sale and can be purchased in the gallery or online at wsa.org.nz
Thank you to all the young artists from throughout Aotearoa who entered and to their teachers, parents and friends, what a massive effort. You should all be extremely proud.
To view or purchase art from this years NYAA click on ‘Online Exhibitions’ at the top of this page.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE NYAA 2022 FINALISTS:
Sasha Robyn Brooks
Te Rangimoaho Iti
Awards and Opening 4 August 2022
We received 295 entries and want to say thank you and acknowledge all the artists, students, teachers, parents and friends that helped and encouraged these amazing young people to enter. Good Luck to all of you! A huge shout out to the two Judges, Helen Dowling and Daron Parton, what a mammoth effort! Thank you both very much.
Check out this document for lots of useful tips towards exhibiting: Preparing your work for Exhibition
Open to all New Zealand visual artists aged 13 to 25 years old
This year the National Youth Art Awards and exhibition will be held at the Wintec Media Arts Center, Alexander Street, Hamilton
Exhibition Opening and Awards : Thursday 4 Aug, 2022 @ 5.30 – 7.00
Exhibition dates: 5 August, 2022 – 28 August, 2022