Young KAOS Art Competition:

We are delighted to showcase the winning and highly commended artworks for this years Young KAOS Art Competition.

To view our 2020 Winners Click Here

This annual art competition opens from 1st January and closes in March/April each year.

Full details with the entry deadline are issued when you apply to enter.

The annual Young KAOS Art Competition is open to local young people between the ages of 16 and 19 years of age.

The winners and highly commended artworks are exhibited online from the end of May on the Kingston Artist Open Studios - Young KAOS website page.


• One submission per entrant

• Any media in 2D or 3D can be submitted

• 2D work no bigger than A1

• 3D work no bigger than 80x80x80cm


• 1st Prize £100 art materials voucher

• 2nd Prize  £50 art materials voucher

• 3rd Prize £25 art materials voucher

Each year the judging panel are exceptionally impressed with the broad variety of artworks submitted and the range of materials used to create fabulous works of art.

Alison Pugh, Young KAOS co-ordinator, said: "Every year it is exciting to see young people sharing their artistic talent, submitting dynamic and imaginative artwork that demonstrates artistic flair and a passion for manipulating a broad range of art materials and processes. Young artists are the future lifeblood of our vibrant creative art community and this is evident in the quality of submissions that we receive."

Click Here to See Our Previous Competition Winners