Jasmine Atkins Y11 has won this year’s Young People’s Art Prize hosted by the Exchange Gallery, Penzance. This is the fifth annual open submission art competition for young people. It is inspired by their current exhibition, Curiosity: Art and the Pleasures of Knowing,
Jasmine created a surreal Guitar/giraffe that met this year’s prize theme of curious creatures.
Jasmine was voted by the public as best overall artwork from all age groups. This is a special prize, the Visitor’s Vote, it is awarded by the gallery at the end of the exhibition to the artist whose work received most votes from the public. The winner of the Visitors Vote will hang in The Exchange Cafe until 17th May.
Well done Jasmine!