Entry: Famous Faces - FAC Kids Art Competition

Next date: Tuesday, 06 June 2023 | 07:00 AM to Saturday, 12 August 2023 | 02:00 PM

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Are you a young artist aged 4-12? Is there a famous face you would like to honor with a portrait? Enter your artwork to be part of a professional art show and to have the chance to win a $150 prize!

Competition Details

Are you a young artist aged 4-12? Is there a famous face you would like to honor with a portrait?

Experience being part of a professional art show and enter your A3 artwork on the paper with frame supplied. Have it hung on the wall for all to see in Cube Gallery and celebrate with an invite only opening event.

Limited to first 70 frames sold!

Purchase and collect your $20 frame from FAC Box Office to enter prior to Saturday 12 August, 2pm. Visit during open hours: Tue to Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 9am-2pm

Deliver your labelled artwork to Cube 37 prior to Saturday 19 August, 2pm.


First prize is $150 cash prize from the FAC, and Highly Commended $50 fun vouchers from General Public for each age category: 4-6, 7-9, 10-12 years.

People’s Prize: Family of four pass to the Archibald Prize, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery.

Paparazzi Prizes: Dress up as someone famous and visit us at Cube 37 during the exhibition to win a prize!

Famous Faces Exhibition:

Thursday 31 August to Saturday 30 September

Cube 37, Cube Gallery, 37 Davey Street, Frankston

Gallery Entry and People’s Prize ballot box will be open Tue-Fri l0am-5pm, Sat 9am-2pm

VIP Celebration Event: Saturday 16 September, 3pm-4.30pm


Presented by Frankston Arts Centre

Conditions of Entry

Entry Conditions

1. Entry fee must be paid and electronic submission form must be received prior to artwork delivery. Identifier label on back or artwork must be complete.

2. An artist may submit a maximum of 1 works on paper only. Each entry incurs a $20 fee and must be presented in a standard way inside the supplied frame undecorated. The work of the artist, must be executed no later than 6 months prior to the closing date. No third party may enter a work on behalf of an artist or entity.

3. The artwork cannot be stored after the advertised pick up dates. The FAC reserves the right to dispose of uncollected artworks after November 2, 2023 if no correspondence is entered into. Artwork must be delivered ready to hang upon delivery to Cube 37 reception, Frankston Arts Centre.

4. Payment must be made at the FAC Box Office in person or by telephone and collected within 7 days of purchase.

5. A winner will be selected by a panel of judges including FAC staff. Their decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

6. All entry fees are non-refundable. This includes work that is not hung or not delivered. Entry numbers in the final exhibition will be limited. Frankston Arts Centre will close entries before the closing date Saturday 12 August once frame allocation is exhausted. Delivery of final artwork must be made to Cube 37 prior to Saturday 19 August, 2pm.

7. All entries must remain for the duration of the exhibition and must be collected from Cube 37 between Tuesday 3 October to Saturday 7 October, 2pm

8. Entry in the exhibition does not necessitate that the work will be exhibited. Overtly offensive or libelous material shall not be displayed. It is the artist responsibility to ensure that their work is not on violation of copyright laws. The programming committee reserves the right to censor an exhibition if the content is deemed inappropriate for both a public or privately hired multi-purpose space.

9. Frankston Arts Centre has the right to reproduce supplied images and/or images of all exhibited pieces in print and digital promotional materials for the award, the exhibition and/or the Frankston Arts Centre.

10. Frankston Arts Centre will take photographs at the Celebration Event that may be shared on FAC and external media channels for promotional purposes.

11. Frankston Arts Centre will not be responsible for the loss or damage whatsoever to any work while in its custody.

12. Entrants are to have a guardian/parent consent to enter.

13. The Frankston Arts Centre Famous Faces prizes are not transferable. If the winning artist is unable to accept the terms and conditions of the prize the artist will forfeit the award.

14. Artist Full name will be displayed in public alongside the submitted artwork unless requested otherwise.

15. Relatives of Frankston Arts Centre and Frankston City Council may enter artwork for consideration but are ineligible for any awards or prizes and they must disclose this conflict of interest.


The personal information requested on this form is being collected by Council for participation in exhibitions only. This information will be used solely by Frankston Arts Centre staff associated with this exhibition for that primary purpose and will not otherwise be disclosed without your consent or as permitted by law. You may apply to Council for access and/or amendment of the information





  • Tuesday, 09 May 2023 | 10:00 AM - Saturday, 12 August 2023 | 02:00 PM

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