Year 12 Perspectives showcases work by some of the best, brightest and most talented graduating high school artists in WA, and is a barometer of what our youth are thinking and feeling.
In 2018, fifty-five works from students across Western Australia are on display at the Art Gallery of WA.
This year’s judging panel comprised of: Leith Elliott, President of the Art Teachers Association of WA; Nathan Beard, Artist; and Dunja Rmandic, Associate Curator Projects, AGWA.
Works span a variety of subject matter and media, ranging from painting and drawing to sculpture, digital moving image, photography and textiles. Prominent themes in this year’s display include family, international politics and human impact on nature.
Act-Belong-Commit People’s Choice Award
When you visit the exhibition don’t forget to vote for your favourite work in the Act-Belong-Commit People’s Choice Award. Voting is open from 10am, Saturday 17 March until 5pm, Sunday 8 July 2018 and the winner will be announced on Wednesday 11 July. One lucky voter will win a $50 Gallery Shop voucher and the student artist who receives the most votes will receive a $250 Gallery Shop voucher. The school, the artist attended will receive a workshop and tour of Culture Juice: Bling and Beyond.
Image credit - Michelle Shean
Churchlands Senior High School
Look closer 2017
gouache and watercolour on paper
three parts: 22 x 85 cm each (sight)
Date: Mon 28 May 2018
Time: 10:00am - 05:00pm
Location: Perth Cultural Centre, Perth
Contact name: Art Gallery of WA
Phone: +61 8 9492 6600