Studio Dax @School

Studio Dax @School

The Dax Centre is launching an online project designed to inspire and support secondary school students through this unusual and challenging period as COVID-19 impacts their daily lives in so many ways.

Studio Dax @School invites all Victorian secondary school students to draw, paint, sketch, sculpt, sew or write a response to the statement ‘how I feel right now’ using materials available to them at home.

All students who submit artwork will be in the running to win 1 of 3 x $100 cash prizes and the Secondary School with the most submissions will receive two complimentary education sessions at The Dax Centre in 2021.

Submission dates:

Submissions open Monday 4th of May and close Sunday 31st of May.

To submit artwork:

Students, parents or teachers can submit the student’s artwork by taking a photograph of the art and tagging @daxcentre on Instagram or by email to

If you email your artwork please include:

– Your name

– Email address

– Phone number

– School name

If you submit via Instagram we will message you via Instagram to ask for the above details.

We ask that there is only one submission per student.


The 3 x $100 cash prizes will be awarded to the winning students in the form of a cash gift card allowing the winners to spend their award as they would like.

The Secondary School with the most submissions will receive two complimentary education sessions at The Dax Centre in 2021.

Online exhibition:

The Dax Centre will exhibit a curated selection of artworks in an online exhibition in June and July 2020. The artworks shared in the online exhibition will also be featured on The Dax Centre’s Instagram and facebook page throughout the months of June and July.

For privacy reasons, only the student’s first name and school name will be published.

By submitting your work, you are giving permission for The Dax Centre to showcase your artwork along with your name (first name only) and school name on and to share your artwork on The Dax Centre’s facebook and instagram pages.

For any questions please email