Emerging Artist Award

The City of South Perth's Emerging Artist Award provides upcoming artists and arts students with the opportunity to exhibit their work to the wider community, as well as a chance to share in over $9,000 prize pool provided by the City of South Perth and our generous sponsors. 

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News Listings

November 2019

Emerging Artist Award People’s Choice winner announced

News Update 6 November 2019

Congratulations to the 2019 Emerging Artist Award People’s Choice winner Cameron Richards who took out the $500 Soco Realty prize.

October 2019

2019 Emerging Artist Award winners announced

Media Release 18 October 2019

Winners of the City of South Perth 2019 Emerging Artist Award were acknowledged at Thursday's opening event.

Entries for the 2020 Emerging Artist Award open on Tuesday 4 August 2020.


If you are a local business or organisation wanting to support the City's Emerging Artist Award, contact us to discuss your sponsorship opportunities.

2019 Exhibition video


Photos of Emerging Artist Award winners were published on the City's Facebook and Flickr Gallery.

To request a copy of any of the award photos, please contact the City's events team on 9474 0777 or email events@southperth.wa.gov.au.