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.

Special notice: We remain open for online submissions during this period of uncertainty. The deadline is 24th April. The online exhibition will go ahead as planned from 12th July and we will let you know as soon as possible about the dates for the on-site exhibition. We look forward to receiving your entries!


How it works

step one


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

step two


Artworks can then be submitted online by students or on their behalf by a teacher, parent or guardian by Friday 24th April.

step three


The final selection of artworks will be made by a panel of expert judges and displayed in the exhibition online or onsite from Sunday 12th July.