Registration and submission now open

Now in its sixth year, the Young Artists’ Summer Show is a free, open submission exhibition for students aged 4–19 studying in the UK. Artworks are judged by a panel of artists and arts professionals, with selected artworks displayed online and on-site at the Royal Academy of Arts.

Registration and submission is open until 27 March 2024, find out more and get involved.

Register and submit

2023 online exhibition

From mysterious cats to good wolves, hear what it’s like to be a part of the 2023 Young Artists’ Summer Show directly from the artists.

See the 2023 exhibition

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Get involved

step one

Register your school

Teachers register their school by creating an account or logging in

step two

Submit artwork

Artwork can then be submitted online by students or on their behalf by a teacher, parent or guardian by 27 March 2024

step three

Selection and exhibition

Our panel of judges will select artworks for the online exhibition and the display at the Royal Academy