Student Art Exhibition

Art Est offers students two opportunities each year to exhibit and celebrate their artistic achievements. The mid year exhibition occurs in each July each, and the end of year exhibition each December. Artworks are displayed professionally in our purpose built gallery space.

2017 End of Year Student Art Exhibition

Our annual end of year student art exhibition showcases the wonderful achievements of our students (adults and kids). Works include paintings, drawings, prints, ceramics and more.

2017 End of Year Exhibition dates: Saturday 18 November – Saturday 2 December.

Opening Celebration: Sunday 19 November 4-6pm – save the date!! Free. All welcome.

Information for entrants

Adults who have attended courses or workshops at Art Est. in Terms 3 or 4, 2017 are invited to exhibit in our End of Year Student exhibition. Paintings, drawings, prints or ceramics that have been completed in a course or workshop at Art Est. are eligible for entry. Entry is free.

Entry form (adult artworks only) | Please submit your completed entry form with your artwork, or you can email it to us in advance. (children’s work will be exhibited as part of their classwork.)

Important dates

Delivery of artwork| Deliver the artwork to Art Est. during your class time between Wednesday 8 November and Tuesday 14 November. We cannot accept any artwork after this time. No exceptions!

Collection of artwork | Last week of term 4: 4-9 December, during class time.

Important information and conditions


Maximum of 2 artworks per entrant (adults) per course (ie if you attend more than one course, you can enter two artworks per course (not per term), one per workshop). Should there be too many artworks to display, we will make a selection of artworks to exhibit.

Maximum size of 2D artwork 100x100cm (framed or unframed)

Ceramics must be stable to display and may be affixed to a plinth.

ALL artworks must have your name, title, price (or NFS), contact phone on them

ALL artworks must be accompanied by a completed entry form (adult entries only).

ALL framed artworks or works on canvas must be ready to hang, that is with ‘D’ hooks for larger works or picture hanging string. You can ask your tutor about this.

Works on canvas board: you must supply 4 × 3M Command picture hanging strips (do not affix)

Artworks on paper will need to be discussed with your tutor.

PLEASE NO IKEA or similar VARIETY STORE frames as we cannot use these with our hanging system. If you are unsure, please ask! Unsuitable frames will be rejected.

For works on paper, The Art Scene at West Ryde (9807 6900) has affordable stock frames in various sizes to put your work in and replace with new work as you like. Ask us for details.

Artworks can be offered for sale. Art Est. will retain a 25% commission of the sale price.