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New Youth Art Awards 2019

Westward Ho! & Bideford Art Society has a history of supporting younger artists and through these new Youth Art Awards wants to give young people in the North Devon area the opportunity to achieve recognition, experience and challenge as an emerging artist. Winners artwork will be exhibited alongside other artists at the prestigious Burton Gallery. A financial award for the selected winners will be given to further their art career.

Further details of how to enter, submission guidelines and prizes will be released here during the Spring.

Ken Doughty Prize

The winner of the Ken Doughty prize in this year's Exhibition is this painting, one of four shown by Mark Rochester called 'Tide coming in, White Pebble Beach'. Congratulations Mark.


You Choose Prize

The winner of the 'You choose' prize for the most popular piece in our latest Exhibition is John Hurford's painting 'By the Tiverton canal'. Congratulations to John who will receive a voucher from Blue Gallery in Barnstaple.