11th-20th July, Domino Gallery, Liverpool
Following the results of an online public vote, this exhibition showcased the top three works from each of the schools who participated in the inaugural year of the programme. The winners of the 2013 dot-art Schools Competition were announced at a prize-giving ceremony at the Domino Gallery in Liverpool on 10th July 2013, where as well as the overall winners, the top three students from each of the participating schools were all presented with a certificate by the Lord Mayor, Councillor Gary Millar.
The two runners-up were Isobel Shore (picture 2) from Gateacre School and Jessie Lau (picture 3) from The Blue Coat School, who both won exclusive ticket’s to see Tate Liverpool’s Chagall Exhibition when the gallery is closed to the public.
The overall first prize was awarded to James Murphy (picture 1), a year 9 pupil from St Margaret’s Church of England Academy. As well as tickets to the Chagall show, he also received a scholarship to dot-art, giving him a year’s membership to dot-art’s network, allowing him to showcase and sell his work alongside professional artists.
Browse the 2013 winners in our Archive.