Information for Entrants:
Please not entries have closed for 2020. The topic for 2021 competition is noted below. entries will open on 1 November 2021.
Do you have a budding artist at home?
The Museum of Fire is excited to be hosting this very special art competition for all primary-school aged children!
Please refer to the terms & conditions before entering your artwork.
Museum of Fire 2020 Art Competition Entry Form
(click the pdf icon to download entry form)
Museum of Fire 2021 Art Competition Terms & Conditions:
Entries can utilise any medium, but the artwork must be able to be hung, be no larger than A1 size and not protrude more than 5cm from the wall.
This competition is open to any primary-school aged student.
Only entrants who complete the entry form and have a permission form signed by a parent or guardian will be eligible for entry.
All entries must be submitted to the Museum by close of business on 29th November 2021. No submissions will be accepted after this time. Shortlisted entrants will be advised by mid-December 2020. Winners will be announced in mid-January 2021.
Any costs incurred in submitting an entry is the responsibility of the individual parent/guardian of the child making the submission. All efforts will be made to return the item to you should it not be short listed however if any cost is incurred this will be the responsibility of the parent/guardian of the child submitting the work. Any work not claimed within 30 days of being informed it is to be returned will be disposed. This is a strict policy so please understand this is a condition of entry into the competition.
By submitting an entry you agree to the Museum acquiring it into the Museum’s collection should the Museum decide to do so.
Only one submission per entrant will be accepted.
The viewer’s choice award will be determined by visitors to the Museum who will be asked to vote on their favourite artwork displayed. This competition will run throughout the Summer. There will also be a digital poll held for two weeks during January when the artworks will be displayed digitally.
All shortlisted artworks need to remain with the Museum until the conclusion of the 2021 Art exhibition. In addition those works selected for the Museum's collection will remain with the Museum after the exhibition.
Terms & Conditions are subject to change at the discretion of the host organisation. Please contact the Museum for any additional information.