Express yourself

In 50cm or less

June 30 - July 22 2018

If you’re 30 and under and have artwork that are less than 50x50cm in size then this is the exhibition for you! Submit up to 5 artworks to be in with the chance of winning some great prizes. Submissions due by June 20.

Please read the Terms and Conditions before submitting your entry.


Important Dates

Submissions due: June 20

Exhibition Dates: June 30 - July 22

Artwork drop-off: June 24 or 25

Opening and prizes awarded: June 30 1-3pm

People’s choice awarded: July 23

Unsold artwork collection: July 22 or 23

Entry Fees

First Artwork $10
Artworks 2-5 $5 each (maximum cost $30)

Growing Pains Initiative will take a 10% commission on artwork sales.

Our Sponsors

Growing Pains Initiative wouldn't have been able to put on this exhibition and offer prizes without the generous support of the following businesses-


There is enough paper on Planet Earth already.
We make fresh pulp from old scraps, offcuts, books, magazines, junk and waste paper.

Dodgy Paper : Recycled Artist made Paper.



Belgrave’s Cameo Cinemas, is an entertainment icon of the Dandenong Ranges, featuring five stylish cinemas and an outdoor cinema, showing a mix of new arthouse films, quality blockbusters for adults and children, and world cinema classics.




Exhibiting Artists