Prizes and awards

Prize Category



West Torrens Art Prize

Open to established South Australian artists over the age of 18.

This is an acquisitive prize. 


The Emerging Artist Prize

Open to emerging South Australian artists over 18.  Emerging artists are early career artists and/or new graduates without a large catalogue of work or commercial representation.  


The Senior High School Student Prize

Open to South Australian secondary school students aged 16 years and over.


The People's Choice Prize

To be voted on by the public over the duration of the display.



Additional Commendations may be awarded by the Judges but these will not attract a monetary prize.

A prize may not be awarded in a given category if the quality of the art is not perceived as being sufficient.