YWA is an award scheme designed to promote Young Wimbledon Artists. It offers schools, colleges and academies in Merton, local young artists and groups of young artists who live in the borough a platform to have their work exhibited in the Norman Plastow Gallery, which is part of the Wimbledon Village Hall Trust. These unique exhibitions will be annual events within the galleries calendar.
The next YWA event is the 2019 Summer Show, with £1,000 of awards to be won. Entry is open to any student aged 14-19 who is studying at a school, college or academy within Merton, or who lies within the borough. The entry deadline is June 1st.
For further information about YWA or Norman Plastow Gallery contact Mike Robbins.
The Norman Plastow Gallery is designed to provide a unique and versatile exhibition space for amateur and professional artists, schools and colleges to display their original artistic works. It forms part of the Wimbledon Village Hall Trust facilities and is an important part of its charitable activities.