The Young Artists’ Summer Show is a free, open submission exhibition for young people aged 5 - 19 years, taking place both online and on-site at the Royal Academy of Arts to recognise talented young artists.

Applications for the Young Artists’ Summer Show 2020 have now closed. The online exhibition will launch on 12 July, with the onsite exhibition postponed to the Autumn (dates tbc). To find out more and receive details about how to enter next year, sign up to our mailing list below.

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How it works

step one


A teacher must first register their school online by creating an account or logging in.

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Artworks can then be submitted online by students or on their behalf by a teacher, parent or guardian.

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The final selection of artworks will be made by a panel of expert judges and displayed in the exhibition online or onsite.