WOWTH! Louth Art Competition – “Louth’s Brilliant Biodiversity”


17/05/2024 - 26/05/2024    
All Day


Louth, Louth

Event Type

WHEN: Runs during all of Biodiversity Week closing on Tuesday 4th June 2024.

WHERE: Online / At home / Libraries (County Wide)

INFORMATION: As part of this year’s Louth Cruinniú na nÓg programme Create Louth has launched a WOWTH! Art Competition which includes a special them category “Louth’s Brilliant Biodiversity.”

The competition invites entries from artists (aged 18 and under) to showcase their skills and imagination, exploring and celebrating the rich diversity of flora and fauna found in Louth.

The competition is running in collaboration with Louth Library Services and closes on Tuesday 4th June.

An exhibition of selected submissions, including the framed winning entries, is set to launch on Saturday, 15th of June (Cruiunniú na nÓg Day) at Dundalk Library. Winners in each age category will be selected and their artworks will be prominently displayed alongside other outstanding entries, with prize winners in each category receiving a delightful hamper filled with artistic & wildlife themed goodies.

To find out more about the competition you can visit the Create Louth Cruinniú Art Competition webpage or email

To find out more about Louth’s brilliant biodiversity please visit the Louth County Council Biodiversity webpages.

Download the application form here.

FUNDING ACKNOWLEDGEMENT: Cruinniú na nÓg is funded by Dept Toursim, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media through the Creative Ireland programme.

With support provided by Louth County Council and the Heritage Council through the Local Authority Biodiversity Officer Programme