The competition isn't running this year but if you're looking for ideas to inspire creativity, or you'd like to share your art with the world, take a look at Your Art World: make and share. It's an online community by and for 3-18 year olds: a place to think, wonder, create and share your art online. Find resources and open-ended challenges to inspire critical thinking, play and individual voice. Every 3-18 year old is invited!
The 2020 art competition will be exhibited at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art until 10 October 2021.
The 2020 competition invited families and schools to submit entries on a variety of themes inspired by artworks in the national collection. There were 53 prize winners from across Scotland and additional special prizes from our partners: Scottish Ballet and the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
Huge thanks to everyone who took part. These are just a small selection of all the inspiring, creative, bold, original artworks created by children across Scotland in 2020.
Scottish Ballet and the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
This year we are working with Scottish Ballet and the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. As well as helping select the winning artworks, Scottish Ballet chose some further pieces in celebration of their 2020 Christmas production and the Garden will also select additional artworks in celebration of their 350th anniversary.
The art competition has been running for many years. Browse some of the most recent winning entries.
Art Competition for Schools 2019
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