Masterpieces

'Masterpieces' Art Competition opened today with the winners announced. Entries included painting, drawing, photography and digital images The display of these wonderful artworks hang on walls of the foyer of the Adolescent Medicine Unit. at The Children's Hospital at Westmead.

This is the annual l Youth Arts Program Art Competition and both adults and young people enter. Each year is a different theme, and this year's was 'Masterpieces' Entrants were asked to either re-interpret a famous masterpiece or create their own. .

Imogen (pictured) was the overall winner. A past patient, she .found out about the competition through the Adolescent Medical Unit and decided to enter again this year. She used paint and pencil to paint the Zebra which took her only six hours, She painted it for her Mum.

The launch was attended by the many entrants and friends and family enjoying refreshments, games. and of course, the announcement of the winners in a range of categories, including people's Choice.