Young Artist Competition

Monday 10 September 2018 - Thursday 22 November 2018 All Day
Harrow Arts Centre

Calling all budding artists aged 16-25! We are looking for talented young artists to create work exploring the role of Indian communities in WW1. We have teamed up with Harrow Libraries to find sources for your work – please visit your local library or view the online resources the Schools Library Service have supplied here:

Young Artist Resource List

Open to submissions from Monday 10th September
Submission Deadline Thursday 22nd November

The competition will be judged by a panel of local professional working artists, Jonathan Hutchins and HAC’s Young Associate Artist alumnus Roshni Hirani. The winning entries will be exhibited at HAC and the overall winner will receive £300, to be used for the creation of a set of artworks about British Colonials in WW1.

To enter: please send applications to Blanche Fitzgerald (Participation Programmer) by email to: or by post addressed to Blanche Fitzgerald, Harrow Arts Centre, 171 Uxbridge Road, Hatch End, Middlesex, HA5 4EA.

Please send a jpeg photo of artwork and the actual artwork or photograph (please note that we cannot return artworks).

This event is part of the Harrow 1918: Lest We Forget Season 

Competition Terms and Conditions 

  • Any entries submitted after the 22nd November will not be accepted.
  • There is no limit on how many submissions you can make
  • The maximum size for submitted artworks is A2.
  • Collaborative entries created by more than one artist are not permitted
  • Your work must be your own. Copyright is your responsibility and Harrow Council can accept no responsibility arising out of any breach of copyright by you.
  • By entering the competition, you hereby warrant that all information submitted by you is true, current and complete.
  • Harrow Council reserves the right to withdraw any entries which contain material that could be regarded as offensive, including that which is unlawful, harassing, libellous, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar or obscene.
  • The winning entries will be chosen by an independent panel of judges and the judges’ decision is final.
  • Any hard copy material submitted to Harrow Council will become its property and is not returnable.
  • Harrow council reserves the right to disqualify any participant if it has reasonable grounds to believe these terms and conditions have been breached.