Search To Find 2018 Texaco Children’s Art Competition Winners Launched

The search to find the young artists who will excel in this year’s Texaco Children’s Art Competition has begun. Last year one student from Co. Offaly won a prize in the event which is now in its 64th year and widely acknowledged as the longest running arts sponsorship in Ireland.   The closing date for […]

Ombudsman For Children Opens Children’s Rights Art exhibition

The Ombudsman for Children, Dr Niall Muldoon opened Rights in their Eyes an exhibition of works by the winners of the 63rd Texaco Children’s Art Competition at the Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin. Rights in their Eyes is a collection of works reflecting children’s rights in Ireland as seen by the young artists who range in […]

Talented Tipperary Students Win Texaco Awards

Two Tipperary students have been presented with top awards in this year’s 63rd Texaco Children’s Art Competition. Pictured is Evan Phelan (15), from CBS High School, Clonmel, who won a Special Merit Award in the competition. Presenting him with the award is James Twohig, Director Ireland Operations of Valero. Another Tipperary winner, who also received a Special Merit […]

TIPPERARY STUDENT BRINGS COLOUR TO ART COMPETITION

Texaco Children’s Art Competition adjudicator Colleen Watters pictured during judging of entries in this year’s competition, the results of which will be announced mid-April.   In her hand is an entry by 17-year old Emily Bourke, a pupil at Ursuline Secondary School, Thurles, entitled ‘Equilibrium’. Prizes will be presented at a ceremony that takes place […]

Tipperary Schools Reminder

Tipperary teachers in primary and second level schools, whose pupils take part in the annual Texaco Children’s Art Competition, are reminded that the closing date for receipt of entries this year is Tuesday, 28th February next. Last year over 500 pupils from schools in Co. Tipperary submitted entries to the Competition.

Tipperary Schools Reminder Texaco Children’s Art Competition Deadline Approaching

Tipperary teachers in primary and second level schools, whose pupils take part in the annual Texaco Children’s Art Competition, are reminded that the closing date for receipt of entries this year is Monday, 29th February next. Last year, 259 pupils from schools in Co. Tipperary submitted entries to the Competition.